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H. W. Brands | The General vs The President: MacArthur and Truman at the Brink of Nuclear War – Wed., August 16, 2017

Artist Talk and Screening | Jill Mulleady: Figment – Wed., August 16, 2017

Summer Shorts: Youth Run Wild – Wed., August 16, 2017

Massimo's Philosophy Café: Prove It! Who's Got the Burden of Proof? – Wed., August 16, 2017

Getting to Zero: Newtown Creek Boat Tour – Wed., August 16, 2017

Getting out of Our Comfort Zone: David Foster Wallace’s “The Depressed Person” and “This Is Water” – Tue., August 15, 2017

Workshop: Loving Blackness – Tue., August 15, 2017

Red Hen Press at Bryant Park – Tue., August 15, 2017

Columbus: The Book of Emma Reyes with Daniel Alarcón – Tue., August 15, 2017

California vs. New York Wine Tasting – Tue., August 15, 2017

Urban Design Walking Tour of the Meatpacking District & West Village – Tue., August 15, 2017

Summer of Know: Artificial Intelligence, Simulation, and Esoteric Knowledge and Practices in Art – Tue., August 15, 2017

Screening: One Woman, One Vote (2005) – Tue., August 15, 2017

Responsible Volunteering Panel Discussion – Tue., August 15, 2017

The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story – Tue., August 15, 2017

NYsferatu Screening at Hudson Park, Pier 63 – Mon., August 14, 2017

Sharks, Robots, Lasers, Locomotion in the Ocean! – Mon., August 14, 2017

Hollywood Does History…Poorly: Forrest Gump – Mon., August 14, 2017

The Science of Vision: Is Perception Reality? – Mon., August 14, 2017

Neighborhood Legal Clinic: Free Housing Court Assistance for NYC Residents – Mon., August 14, 2017 - Tue., August 15, 2017

Livia Bloom, Errol Morris: Interviews – Mon., August 14, 2017

Second Sundays: A Conversation on Black Holes & Much More – Sun., August 13, 2017

The Glasgow Ice Cream Wars – Sun., August 13, 2017

Behind the Scenes at Lefferts Historic House – Sun., August 13, 2017

The Bronx is Up with Lee Gelber – Sun., August 13, 2017

Sunday Meeting | Christian Hayden: Embracing Sankofa: Being Here and There – A Humanist’s Pilgrimage to Ghana – Sun., August 13, 2017

Brooklyn Waterfront Past & Present – Sat., August 12, 2017

Tarot Card Basics – Sat., August 12, 2017

What Can Happen in a Minute? – Sat., August 12, 2017

Complaint in Marriage; Or, Can We Be Both Critical & Kind? – Sat., August 12, 2017

*Double Feature* // Modern Art, the Work-Life Balance, and the Gig Economy – Fri., August 11, 2017

The American Museum of Natural History Presents: A Night at the Museum Sleepover for Grown-Ups – Fri., August 11, 2017 - Sat., August 12, 2017

Lawrence of Arabia (1962) – Fri., August 11, 2017

Watson Adventures Scavenger Hunt – Fri., August 11, 2017

Lunchtime Lecture: Dining at the Mount Vernon Hotel – Fri., August 11, 2017

Australian Politics 101 – Thu., August 10, 2017

Taste Presents Michael Harlan Turkell: Acid Trip – Thu., August 10, 2017

Paul Kingsnorth: Confessions of a Recovering Environmentalist – Thu., August 10, 2017

TimesTalks Downtown: Robert Pattinson with Josh and Benny Safdie – Thu., August 10, 2017

The Original Celebrity Chef: The King of Curry – Thu., August 10, 2017

Gillian Thomas: Because of Sex – Thu., August 10, 2017

Artist Talk and Screening | Luke Willis Thompson: Mourning, Militancy, & Media – Thu., August 10, 2017

"Hitler's American Model: The U.S. and the Making of Nazi Race Law" with James Q. Whitman – Thu., August 10, 2017

The History of Scotch Whisky – Thu., August 10, 2017

Cocktails and Conversation: Elizabeth Acevedo, Nicole Dennis-Benn, and Malka Older – Thu., August 10, 2017

Drunk Education Presents: Reality TV – Wed., August 9, 2017

VICE on HBO's Trans Youth – Wed., August 9, 2017

The Supremes’ Greatest Hits: The Supreme Court Cases That Most Directly Affect Your Life – Wed., August 9, 2017

Sound Meditation, Mantra and Mudra – Wed., August 9, 2017

Miami Blues: Screening + Q&A with Jennifer Jason Leigh & Josh Safdie – Wed., August 9, 2017

How "Aha!" Really Happens: Intuition and the Creative Spark – Wed., August 9, 2017

Summer Shorts: New York Essence – Wed., August 9, 2017

Language Safari: Learn French, Arabic & Swahili – Wed., August 9, 2017

NY, Scene of the Crime – Wed., August 9, 2017

Under the Microscope: A Conversation on Space Dust – Tue., August 8, 2017

Monsters From the Id: Analyzing Horror and the Darkest Corners of the Human Psyche – Tue., August 8, 2017

Women in Sound Roundtable: The Engineer – Tue., August 8, 2017

TimesTalks: Naomi Watts, Brie Larson, and Jeannette Walls – Tue., August 8, 2017

The Long and Fascinating History of Toilets – Tue., August 8, 2017

Summer of Know: Identity and National Security – Tue., August 8, 2017

Private Tour: Lumen by Jenny Sabin Studio at MoMA PS1 SOLD OUT – Tue., August 8, 2017

Murder, Murder, Everywhere – Tue., August 8, 2017

Summer Sex II Opening – Tue., August 8, 2017 - Wed., August 30, 2017

East Versus West: The Persian Wars and Their Lasting Impact – Mon., August 7, 2017

The Wizard of Oz (1939) | Waterside 2017 Summer Event Series – Mon., August 7, 2017

TimesTalks: "Ingrid Goes West" with Aubrey Plaza, Elizabeth Olsen, and Matt Spicer – Mon., August 7, 2017

Nordic Noir Book Club: The Ice Beneath Her – Mon., August 7, 2017

Hollywood Does History...Poorly: Pocahontas – Mon., August 7, 2017

Stoic School of Life: Back to Epictetus! – Mon., August 7, 2017

Neighborhood Legal Clinic: Free Housing Court Assistance for NYC Residents – Mon., August 7, 2017 - Tue., August 8, 2017

Joseph Luzzi, The Total Art: Italian Cinema From Silent Screen to Digital Image – Mon., August 7, 2017

Open Call THE PANORAMA HANDBOOK: Thoughts and Visions On and Around the Panorama of the City of New York – Mon., August 7, 2017 - Thu., August 31, 2017

Exploring the Secret Eats & Gritty Past of Chinatown – Sun., August 6, 2017

Breaking Out: Reflections on Life Behind Bars – Sun., August 6, 2017

Exploring the Lost Streams of NYC: Greenwich Village's Minetta Brook – Sun., August 6, 2017

Roosevelt Island: 1970s "New Town in Town" to FDR Four Freedoms Park SOLD OUT – Sun., August 6, 2017

Overcoming Anxiety Through Compassionate Mind Training: Transforming Worry, Panic and Fear Through Mindfulness and Compassion – Sun., August 6, 2017

Film Screening and Discussion: Presumed Innocent (1979) – Sat., August 5, 2017

Target First Saturdays – Sat., August 5, 2017

Press Play Fair – Sat., August 5, 2017

Film Lecture: Hollywood Black List – Sat., August 5, 2017

Governors Island Walk – Sat., August 5, 2017

Midtown Modernism(s) | Crosstown Section: 53rd St. East to West – Sat., August 5, 2017

First Fridays – Fri., August 4, 2017

Bargemusic Masterworks: Julian Schwarz & Marika Bournaki – Fri., August 4, 2017

Family Astronomy Night | MiMi Aung, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory – Fri., August 4, 2017

Ethics in Film: Casablanca – Fri., August 4, 2017

10,000 to One: A Tribute to John Cage’s Buddhism-Inspired Work with Adam Tendler – Fri., August 4, 2017

*OlioMuse* An Exploration of the String Quartet Across Time – Fri., August 4, 2017

Harlem’s Hell Fighters: They Made Music, Art and War – Fri., August 4, 2017

Become an ESL Teacher! – Fri., August 4, 2017

Women in Translation Cocktail Hour – Fri., August 4, 2017

Vishaan Chakrabarti: On Opportunity SOLD OUT – Thu., August 3, 2017

Laurie Penny: Bitch Doctrine – Thu., August 3, 2017

Book Launch | Vanishing New York: How a Great City Lost Its Soul by Jeremiah Moss—In Conversation with Judy McGuire – Thu., August 3, 2017

The Fight in Women about Managing or Understanding--& the Beautiful Answer – Thu., August 3, 2017

Lust, Brains, and Taste – Thu., August 3, 2017

Dutch New York Histories: Connecting African, Native American and Slavery Heritage – Thu., August 3, 2017

Born In Flames Movie Night – Thu., August 3, 2017

Cocktails and Conversation: Elizabeth Nunez, Safiya Sinclair, and Tiphanie Yanique – Thu., August 3, 2017

My Emily Dickinson – Wed., August 2, 2017

A Political Biography of Gerald R. Ford – Wed., August 2, 2017

112: Lisa E. Davis on Undercover Girl – Wed., August 2, 2017

Vinny DePonto: Mind Reader – Wed., August 2, 2017

Exploring Legends Interview with Scott Parazynski – Wed., August 2, 2017

A Slice Of Brooklyn Chocolate Bus Tour – Wed., August 2, 2017

Senator Al Franken @ Cooper Union's The Great Hall with Seth Meyers – Tue., August 1, 2017

Mick Fleetwood in Conversation with Anthony Decurtis – Tue., August 1, 2017

Envy, Greed, and the Common Good – Tue., August 1, 2017

Ben Percy: The Dark Net with Alice Sola Kim – Tue., August 1, 2017

Astronomy Live: Come Fly with The MARSBAND – Tue., August 1, 2017

Siobhan Gallagher: In a Daze Work with Adam J. Kurtz – Mon., July 31, 2017

Ratf**ked: Why Your Vote Doesnt Count – Mon., July 31, 2017

Lament at Green-Wood: The Ninth of Av – Mon., July 31, 2017

Sellout: How Washington Gave Away America's Technological Soul, and One Man's Fight to Bring It Home – Mon., July 31, 2017

Hollywood Does History...Poorly: Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure Screening – Mon., July 31, 2017

Neighborhood Legal Clinic: Free Housing Court Assistance for NYC Residents – Mon., July 31, 2017 - Tue., August 1, 2017

Maer Wilson, The Other Side of Philip K. Dick: A Tale of Two Friends – Mon., July 31, 2017

Eccentric Theater Company presents: F*ck la vie d'artiste By Georgette Kelly – Sun., July 30, 2017 - Fri., August 4, 2017

ASYLUM – Sun., July 30, 2017

Secrets and Seawalls | A Dance Performance Aboard Ship Wavertree – Sun., July 30, 2017

Korean Cooking Demonstration & Home-Cooked Dinner – Sun., July 30, 2017

Tarot Card Basics – Sun., July 30, 2017

Film--& "The Art of Enjoying Justice"! – Sun., July 30, 2017

Hudson River Park, the High Line and New Architecture in West Chelsea and the Far West Village – Sun., July 30, 2017

Eccentric Theater Company presents: F*ck la vie d'artiste By Georgette Kelly – Sat., July 29, 2017 - Thu., August 3, 2017

ASYLUM – Sat., July 29, 2017

West Side Story: The Evolution of Lincoln Center – Sat., July 29, 2017

Lower East Side Gallery Tour – Sat., July 29, 2017

Greetings From Coney Island Walking Tour – Sat., July 29, 2017

Book Launch of “Indo-Caribbean Feminist Thought: Genealogies, Theories, Enactments” – Sat., July 29, 2017

Terra Bruciata by Orazio – Sat., July 29, 2017

Promises to Keep – Sat., July 29, 2017

Lower Manhattan History Walk – Sat., July 29, 2017

Gourmet Food Circle: Walking Food Tour of Flushing, Queens – Sat., July 29, 2017

Eccentric Theater Company presents: F*ck la vie d'artiste By Georgette Kelly – Fri., July 28, 2017 - Wed., August 2, 2017

ASYLUM – Fri., July 28, 2017

Twilight Tour of Green-Wood – Fri., July 28, 2017

Family Astronomy Night | Matei Ciocarlie, Mechanical Engineering, Columbia University – Fri., July 28, 2017

Women, Design, and Empowerment: I Will What I Want – Fri., July 28, 2017

Closing Reception for Terra Bruciata by Orazio – Fri., July 28, 2017

A Fun Novelish Reading | Elizeya Quate – Fri., July 28, 2017

World War I New York – Fri., July 28, 2017

Hearst Fellows Symposium – Fri., July 28, 2017

Promises to Keep – Fri., July 28, 2017

Hamlet Isn't Dead's Henry V – Thu., July 27, 2017 - Sat., August 5, 2017

Eccentric Theater Company presents: F*ck la vie d'artiste By Georgette Kelly – Thu., July 27, 2017 - Tue., August 1, 2017

ASYLUM – Thu., July 27, 2017

A Life in Surfing: Jamie Brisick – Thu., July 27, 2017

How to Get the Good Life – Thu., July 27, 2017

Secrets and Seawalls | A Dance Performance Aboard Ship Wavertree – Thu., July 27, 2017

Daniel Mendelsohn and Brenda Wineapple Discuss Sybille Bedford and her Novels A Favourite of the Gods and A Compass Error – Thu., July 27, 2017

Alexandra Horowitz: On Observation SOLD OUT – Thu., July 27, 2017

Whistleblower at the CIA: An Insider's Account of the Politics of Intelligence – Thu., July 27, 2017

1 Minute Meal: Stories of Food and Community in New York – Thu., July 27, 2017

Promises to Keep – Thu., July 27, 2017

Eccentric Theater Company presents: F*ck la vie d'artiste By Georgette Kelly – Wed., July 26, 2017 - Mon., July 31, 2017

Tibetan Book of the Dead Club Meeting #7: The Last Thing You Hear – Wed., July 26, 2017

Nordic Noir Cinema: Norskov – Wed., July 26, 2017 - Thu., July 27, 2017

"The Cooperstown Casebook" with Jay Jaffe – Wed., July 26, 2017

Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America – Wed., July 26, 2017

Henry David Thoreau: A Life – Wed., July 26, 2017

Digital Storytelling and Photographic Practice – Wed., July 26, 2017

Beyond the Ballot: From Suffrage to the Women's March – Wed., July 26, 2017

Crossing Cultural Red Lines: New Threats to Free Expression in the Arts – Wed., July 26, 2017

An Evening with Alec Guinness: A Study in Lightness & Seriousness – Wed., July 26, 2017

"Wednesday Atelier" – Wed., July 26, 2017

Promises to Keep – Wed., July 26, 2017

Tablet Presents: Unorthodox Live – Tue., July 25, 2017

Julie Klam: The Stars in Our Eyes & Matthew Klam: Who Is Rich? – Tue., July 25, 2017

The Puzzle of Personal Identity: How Comic Books Illuminate Real World Issues – Tue., July 25, 2017

Astronomy Live: Stars of Summer – Tue., July 25, 2017

The Amazing and Incredible History and Future of Brooklyn Animation – Tue., July 25, 2017

Summer of Know: Surveillance and Civil Liberties in the Age of Hacking – Tue., July 25, 2017

Nordic Book Club, The White City by Karolina Ramqvist – Tue., July 25, 2017

Cary Leeds Tennis Center Tour – Tue., July 25, 2017

Promises to Keep – Tue., July 25, 2017

Fierce (Or Nasty) Women in Fiction Panel – Mon., July 24, 2017

Vinyl Freak: John Corbett – Mon., July 24, 2017

Tai Chi for Beginners at the Museum of Jewish Heritage – Mon., July 24, 2017

Screening and Discussion: "Olmsted and America’s Urban Parks" – Mon., July 24, 2017

Not a Scientist: How Politicians Mistake, Misrepresent, and Utterly Mangle Science – Mon., July 24, 2017

Neighborhood Legal Clinic: Free Housing Court Assistance for NYC Residents – Mon., July 24, 2017 - Tue., July 25, 2017

Dennis Lim on David Lynch: The Man from Another Place – Mon., July 24, 2017

ASYLUM – Sun., July 23, 2017

Museum of Interesting Things Summer of Love Secret Speakeasy – Sun., July 23, 2017

Conscientious Projections: "Broadcast News" – Sun., July 23, 2017

The Introduction of the Fresnel Lens Into the USLHE – Sun., July 23, 2017

Le Corps Sonore: The Artists' Process – Sun., July 23, 2017

ASYLUM – Sat., July 22, 2017

Party Like It’s 1865! Green-Wood Recreates Niblo’s Pleasure Garden of Yore – Sat., July 22, 2017

Billy Bragg | Roots, Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World – Sat., July 22, 2017

Crime in NYC: A History of Vice and Murder Walking Tour – Sat., July 22, 2017

Terra Bruciata by Orazio – Sat., July 22, 2017

Promises to Keep – Sat., July 22, 2017

Obscura Society NY: The Poison Cauldron of the Newtown Creek – Sat., July 22, 2017

Architectural Walking Tour of Columbia University – Sat., July 22, 2017

Drunk Education Gets E*MO*TIONal – Fri., July 21, 2017

ASYLUM – Fri., July 21, 2017

Study Sessions: Baseera Khan – Fri., July 21, 2017