Past Events

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Gurdjieff Sacred Dances and Exercises – Sun., May 21, 2017

Museum of Interesting Things Film/Photog/3D Speakeasy Sun 5/21 – Sun., May 21, 2017

Gandhi Special Screening Introduced by Annette Danto – Sun., May 21, 2017

Brooklyn Navy Yard: Past, Present & Future Tour – Sun., May 21, 2017

Book Launch: After the Round-Up – Sun., May 21, 2017

Remembering the Future: Architecture at the 1964/65 New York World's Fair Walking Tour – Sun., May 21, 2017

Circumnavigate the Isle of Staten – Sun., May 21, 2017

Brooklyn Bridge: 8th Wonder of the World Walking Tour – Sun., May 21, 2017

Silent Movie Matinee: Lonesome (1928) & A Trip to the Moon/Le Voyage dans la lune (1902) – Sun., May 21, 2017

Pouring Green-Wood – Sun., May 21, 2017

Upper West Side North Walking Tour – Sun., May 21, 2017

American Museum of Natural History Presents: Origami Folding Fun Sessions – Sun., May 21, 2017

Life, Money, & Reality's Opposites – Sat., May 20, 2017

Saturday Evenings at the Met – Sat., May 20, 2017

Brooklyn Navy Yard: Past, Present & Future Tour – Sat., May 20, 2017

Walking Tour of Medical Heritage Sites: Downtown – Sat., May 20, 2017

Chelsea Art Gallery Tour – Sat., May 20, 2017

Walking Tour: The History of Art, Crime, Drugs and Punk Rock on the Lower East Side with John Joseph – Sat., May 20, 2017

The Kennedys and Roosevelts: Marking JFK’s 100th Birthday Walking Tour – Sat., May 20, 2017

Is the World Our Big & Exciting Partner? – Sat., May 20, 2017

In the Footsteps of Edgar Allan Poe: A Walk From Poe Cottage to High Bridge – Sat., May 20, 2017

Heartbeat Opera Spring Festival – Sat., May 20, 2017 - Sun., May 28, 2017

Study Sessions: Chinatown Art Brigade – Fri., May 19, 2017

Screening & Live Event | Surviving Surveillance, Catering to America: Shahina Parveen – Fri., May 19, 2017

The Feminist Storytelling Movement in True Crime – Fri., May 19, 2017

Taste of the Upper West Side – Fri., May 19, 2017 - Sat., May 20, 2017

May Chapters at New-York Historical Society with Emma Straub – Fri., May 19, 2017

Annual Commemoration of the Birth of el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz (Malcolm X) – Fri., May 19, 2017

Sculpture Collecting and Display, 1600-2000 – Fri., May 19, 2017 - Sat., May 20, 2017

Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection – Fri., May 19, 2017

Hard-Boiled Hollywood: Crime and Punishment in Postwar Los Angeles – Fri., May 19, 2017

Out of Line: “The Lamentable Tale of a Dog; as Told by Beppo, Formerly of the Castaglioni Company of Padua,” by Justin Sayre WALK-UP ONLY – Thu., May 18, 2017

The Sumerians: History’s Innovators – Thu., May 18, 2017

NYCxDesign | PechaKucha Night NYC – Thu., May 18, 2017

Six Days and Fifty Years: Military Miracle and Political Dilemma WAIT LIST ONLY – Thu., May 18, 2017

Emma Cline with Jeffrey Eugenides – Thu., May 18, 2017

The Psychology of Food Addiction – Thu., May 18, 2017

The Fact of a Body: Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich & Robin Wasserman – Thu., May 18, 2017

Philosophy in the Library: Black Lives Matter – Thu., May 18, 2017

Person Place Thing: Jim Shepard & Joshua Ferris – Thu., May 18, 2017

NYC Book Launch: What Is the Bible?: How an Ancient Library of Poems, Letters, and Stories Can Transform the Way You Think and Feel About Everything – Thu., May 18, 2017

New Science, New Solutions: Preparing for the Next Pandemic – Thu., May 18, 2017

*Professor Showdown* "Birdman": Revealing or Reinforcing Patriarchy? – Thu., May 18, 2017

Revisiting New York's New Deal – Thu., May 18, 2017

My Soul Looks Back: Jessica Harris In Conversation with Nicole Taylor – Thu., May 18, 2017

A Trip Down Memory Lane: Singers of the '20s and '30s – Thu., May 18, 2017

10 Iconic Perfume Bottles: Culture and Design – Thu., May 18, 2017

Vapors – Thu., May 18, 2017

The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets – Thu., May 18, 2017

Book Launch | Amanda Lapore: Doll Parts – Thu., May 18, 2017

At the Movies | Mele Murals – Thu., May 18, 2017

A Jazz Age Night in Harlem Walking Tour – Thu., May 18, 2017

“At Least I Galloped”: A Tribute to Sir Peter Shaffer – Thu., May 18, 2017

Cremation: History and Modern Process – Thu., May 18, 2017

Brian Patrick Eha on "How Money Got Free: Bitcoin and the Fight for the Future of Finance" – Thu., May 18, 2017

Women & China, A Forum on How Women are Shaping the Rising Global Power – Thu., May 18, 2017

Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection – Thu., May 18, 2017

Islamic Civilization in Thirty Lives: The First 1,000 Years – Thu., May 18, 2017

Get a Dress, Give a Dress at Ann Taylor – Thu., May 18, 2017 - Wed., May 24, 2017

Jess Arndt & Jennifer Firestone at The Poetry Center – Wed., May 17, 2017

Fashion Icons with Fern Mallis: Christian Louboutin – Wed., May 17, 2017

Radical Conversation: Making America Great – Arun Venugopal: The Voices of Greatness – Wed., May 17, 2017

Newfest at the Center Presents "Becoming More Visible" – Wed., May 17, 2017

Insider London: A Curated Guide to the City's Most Stylish Shops, Restaurants, and Cultural Experiences – Wed., May 17, 2017

Heartbreakers: From the Bottom of My Brain SOLD OUT – Wed., May 17, 2017

Columbus: David Oshinsky on Bellevue – Wed., May 17, 2017

And the Spirit Moved Them: The Lost Radical History of America's First Feminists – Wed., May 17, 2017

"It Happens Every Spring" with Pulitzer Prize-Winner Ira Berkow – Wed., May 17, 2017

The Final Season of the Gilded Age – Wed., May 17, 2017

The Borscht Belt: Revisiting the Remains of America's Jewish Vacationland – Wed., May 17, 2017

Sinica Podcast Live at China Institute: Jerome A. Cohen on Law in China – Wed., May 17, 2017

Maya Stovall: Manifesto – Wed., May 17, 2017

Manga in America: How English Editions Are Born – Wed., May 17, 2017

Ancient Skies, Ancient Trees | Beth Moon, Renate Aller | An Artist Dialogue Series Event – Wed., May 17, 2017

William Finnegan Reads Elena Ferrante – Wed., May 17, 2017

Massimo's Philosophy Café – Wed., May 17, 2017

CaringKind Hosts Special Educational Meeting in Brooklyn: “Understanding Dementia for Caregivers” – Wed., May 17, 2017

Interpretation and Evolution of Cancer Genomes – Wed., May 17, 2017

Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection – Wed., May 17, 2017

Secret Science Club North Presents Microbiologist Martin Blaser & Marvels of the Microbiome – Tue., May 16, 2017

Charles Bronfman in Conversation with Rabbi Peter J. Rubinstein – Tue., May 16, 2017

Unsafe Space: Incarceration – Tue., May 16, 2017

"Are You Anybody?" Transparent’s Jeffrey Tambor in Conversation with Judith Lightf – Tue., May 16, 2017

When the Towers Fell – Tue., May 16, 2017

Jess Arndt Presents Large Animals at Spoonbill & Sugartown – Tue., May 16, 2017

Todd Webb’s New York – Tue., May 16, 2017

Nocturnes: Dialogue on Art Making and Memory with Rosalyn Engelman – Tue., May 16, 2017

Journalism in the Age of Trump, Part 2 – Tue., May 16, 2017

Jazz 101: The Jazz Age – Tue., May 16, 2017

Australian Short Film Today 2017 – Tue., May 16, 2017

A Man and His Presidents: The Political Odyssey of William F. Buckley Jr. – Tue., May 16, 2017

Hal Rubenstein: Red Carpet Style – Tue., May 16, 2017

Making Black Lives Matter: Tracing the Role of Women in the Black Radical Tradition – Tue., May 16, 2017

Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection – Tue., May 16, 2017

Apollo 8: The Thrilling Story of the First Mission to the Moon – Tue., May 16, 2017

Public Forum: The Way Forward SOLD OUT – Mon., May 15, 2017

AMNH Presents: Frontiers Lecture: The Hunt for Hidden Biology of Earth, Mars, and Beyond – Mon., May 15, 2017

WQXR Presents the Opera Party: Secrets of the Opera – Mon., May 15, 2017

The Ambulance Drivers: James McGrath Morris – Mon., May 15, 2017

Max Winter presents EXES with Julie Buntin – Mon., May 15, 2017

Colm Tóibín with Louise Glück: Clytemnestra Revisited – Mon., May 15, 2017

Muslim in New York – Mon., May 15, 2017

Donald Judd: Reasonableness, Usefulness, and Scale – Mon., May 15, 2017

Books for Living, with Will Schwalbe, Author of the "New York Times" Bestseller "The End of Your Life Book Club" – Mon., May 15, 2017

Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection – Mon., May 15, 2017

Whiskey Wars Factory Tour! – Sun., May 14, 2017

Sympathetic Spies: George Washington’s Eyes and Ears in Lower Manhattan | Walking Tour – Sun., May 14, 2017

Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection – Sun., May 14, 2017

Yiddishe Mamas: Mother’s Day Walking Tour – Sun., May 14, 2017

The "Can Do" Yard : WWII at the Brooklyn Navy Yard – Sun., May 14, 2017

Sufi Songs of Rumi, Hafiz and other Sufi Poets – Sat., May 13, 2017

Chen Dance Center's "newsteps" – Sat., May 13, 2017 - Tue., May 16, 2017

Suture Screening + Conversation with Steven Soderbergh – Sat., May 13, 2017

Samuji TALKS: Claus Meyer – Sat., May 13, 2017

Russian Queer: Revolution or Devolution? – Sat., May 13, 2017

Mingled Waters: Sufism and the Mystical Unity of Religions Featuring Pir Zia Inayat-Khan – Sat., May 13, 2017

Brooklyn Navy Yard : Past, Present & Future Tour – Sat., May 13, 2017

"Gallery Conversations" – Sat., May 13, 2017

Walking Tour of Medical Heritage Sites: Uptown – Sat., May 13, 2017

LGBT Gallery Tour in Chelsea – Sat., May 13, 2017

Architecture at Green-Wood – Sat., May 13, 2017

Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection – Sat., May 13, 2017

AMNH Presents | Los Sueños del Caribe (Dreams of the Caribbean): People, Land, and Place – Sat., May 13, 2017

Sustainable Architecture & Industry Bike Tour – Sat., May 13, 2017

How Well Do Husbands & Wives Listen to Each Other? – Sat., May 13, 2017

Encore Performance! Hamilton: The Trolley Tour – Sat., May 13, 2017

The Making of Modern America: 150 Years in 150 Minutes – Sat., May 13, 2017

Franklin Delano Roosevelt: His Place in History – Sat., May 13, 2017

Maha Sadhana Yoga Workshop with Sri Dharma Mittra – Sat., May 13, 2017

Deborah Zall Presents Dudley, Maslow, Sokolow – Fri., May 12, 2017 - Sat., May 13, 2017

Chen Dance Center's "newsteps" – Fri., May 12, 2017 - Mon., May 15, 2017

Nerd Nite – Fri., May 12, 2017

Move Your Song: Harmonious Movement Explorations – Fri., May 12, 2017 - Sat., May 13, 2017

How I Got Over: A Performance of 'All American Boys' – Fri., May 12, 2017

Heide Hatry’s Icons in Ash Book Party – Fri., May 12, 2017

The Path Forward: Our Age of Anxiety – Fri., May 12, 2017

Quicksilver Baroque Concert – Fri., May 12, 2017

New Nordic Cinema: Long Story Short – Fri., May 12, 2017 - Sat., May 13, 2017

Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection – Fri., May 12, 2017

Inside Industry Tour: New Lab – Fri., May 12, 2017

Italian Masters @ Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center – Thu., May 11, 2017

In the Salon of Mademoiselle Lévi: Viols at the Revolution – Thu., May 11, 2017

The Down Town Glee Club's 90th Anniversary Spring Concert: "Around the World in 90 Years" – Thu., May 11, 2017

Richard Ford – Thu., May 11, 2017

Chen Dance Center's "newsteps" – Thu., May 11, 2017 - Sun., May 14, 2017

Panel Discussion: Marginalized Histories of NYC Time – Thu., May 11, 2017

Matti Friedman And Nicole Krauss on Writing Between Two Jewish Worlds – Thu., May 11, 2017

Heartbreakers with Artist-in-Residence Dessa – Thu., May 11, 2017

Food Talks with Kitchen Arts and Letters/David Leite with Kat Kinsman: Notes on a Banana – Thu., May 11, 2017

The Chinese Mind: Traditional Wisdom and Its Transformation in Modern Times – Thu., May 11, 2017

The Book of Circles: Visualizing Spheres of Knowledge – Thu., May 11, 2017

Talks | In Conversation: Hazel Clark and Li Edelkoort – Thu., May 11, 2017

Quarks to Culture: How We Came to Be – Thu., May 11, 2017

Perspectives on Florine Stettheimer – Thu., May 11, 2017

Let's Walk: Simon Critchley and Judith Thurman WAIT LIST ONLY – Thu., May 11, 2017

Hidden Wonders of Korea – Thu., May 11, 2017

Facades and Fashions in Medical Architecture and the Texture of the Urban Landscape – Thu., May 11, 2017

The Two Cultures Reading Group: C.P. Snow and Scientific Fraud – Thu., May 11, 2017

Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection – Thu., May 11, 2017

The Archaeology of Cats and Dogs – Wed., May 10, 2017

Francesco Clemente in Conversation with Sir Norman Rosenthal – Wed., May 10, 2017

Vinyl Me, Please – Wed., May 10, 2017

Selected Shorts: Flash Fiction – Wed., May 10, 2017

Richard Ford with Francine Prose – Wed., May 10, 2017

Exploring the Science of Creativity, Meditation, and the Brain – Wed., May 10, 2017

Drunk Ed.: Confessions – Wed., May 10, 2017

Out of Our Electoral Darkness: Introducing Lottocracy – Wed., May 10, 2017

Radical Conversation: Making America Great - Hettie Jones: The History of Greatness – Wed., May 10, 2017

On Antoine de Saint Exupéry’s ‘The Little Prince’ – Wed., May 10, 2017

Inscribing Grief: Martha Cooley, Charles Bock, Max Winter and Mira Jacob – Wed., May 10, 2017

Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale with Elisabeth Moss, Alexis Bledel, Reed Morano and Other Guests – Wed., May 10, 2017

"Dinner with DiMaggio" with Dr. Rock Positano – Wed., May 10, 2017

Intelligence Squared Debates: Video Games Will Make Us Smarter – Wed., May 10, 2017

Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution – Wed., May 10, 2017

Scars of Independence: America's Violent Birth – Wed., May 10, 2017

Peter Gethers, Jami Attenberg, Geeta Kothari, Ashley Warlick Cook Up Something Delicious at # YeahYouWrite – Wed., May 10, 2017

New Nordic Cinema: Long Story Short – Wed., May 10, 2017 - Thu., May 11, 2017

Meme Machines | Siri Hustvedt, Ellen K. Levy | An Artist Dialogue Series Event – Wed., May 10, 2017

Live From the Archive: Derrick Adams and the Patrick Kelly Effect – Wed., May 10, 2017

Immigrants Back Then & Now – Wed., May 10, 2017

Asia and the U.S.: Trump’s First 100 Days – Wed., May 10, 2017

An Apprentice Boat Builder in Japan – Wed., May 10, 2017

The Medical Legacy of War—Perspectives from the Field – Wed., May 10, 2017

"Heads and Tales: The Odyssey of a Medals Collector," Stephen K. Scher, Art Historian – Wed., May 10, 2017

Self-Taught Art from Latin America and the Caribbean: The Aldemaro and Ana Romero Collection – Wed., May 10, 2017

Design at MoMA | Items: Is Fashion Modern? with Paola Antonelli – Wed., May 10, 2017

Democracy Now!: Covering the Movements Changing America | A Talk by Journalist Amy Goodman – Tue., May 9, 2017

Imagining Men & Women: Richard Russo on Fathers, Sons, and Friendship in Conversations with Jennifer Finney Boylan – Tue., May 9, 2017

The Society for the Advancement of Social Studies: The History of Fictional Things – Tue., May 9, 2017

Signature Spotlight Series: The Antipodes Talkbacks (Post-Show) – Tue., May 9, 2017

John Luther Adams and Barry Lopez – Tue., May 9, 2017

Israeli Chamber Project: Harp+ – Tue., May 9, 2017

Gil Morgenstern's Reflections Series International: Reality Chamber Theatre – Tue., May 9, 2017

Tom McCarthy on Kathy Acker – Tue., May 9, 2017

Peter Gethers with Melissa Clark: My Mother's Kitchen – Tue., May 9, 2017

Out of the Blue: New Short Fiction From Iceland – Tue., May 9, 2017

Jessica Harris: My Soul Looks Back – Tue., May 9, 2017

Death, Sex & Money Live with Kevin Bacon – Tue., May 9, 2017

Columbus: Steven Clifford on "The CEO Pay Machine" – Tue., May 9, 2017

Book Launch: Man vs. Child: One Dad’s Guide to the Weirdness of Parenting by Doug Moe – Tue., May 9, 2017