• Talks and Lectures This Week in NYC

    For the best talks and lectures in NYC this week we've got our sights set on presentations on McMindfulness, the science of breakups, and passing down trauma through DNA. Read more »
  • Performing Arts Talks and Events This Winter

    By Alison Durkee

    New York City has one of the best performing arts scenes in the world—and as winter starts up and the weather gets chilly, there’s no better time to duck into a theater and discover it for yourself. Get a perspective on NYC’s art scene both on and off-stage with these upcoming talks and events. Read more »
  • Talks and Lectures This Weekend in NYC—Updated November 13th, 2019

    Talks on the making of the security state, the power of hair, and getting answers to modern problems from timeless philosophy highlight our picks for the best talks and lectures in NYC this weekend. Read more »
  • Veterans Day and Beyond: Talks Around History, Politics, and the Military

    By Alison Durkee

    Americans will pay tribute to the honorable men and women who have served their country this month, as Veterans Day takes place on Monday, November 11. But there’s plenty of ways to learn more about the U.S. military—and the wars and politics that have affected it—even beyond the upcoming holiday. Celebrate Veterans Day and get a broader perspective on America’s military struggles past and present with these upcoming talks and events. Read more »
  • Things to Do in New York in November: Events for Each Day This Month

    By Alison Durkee

    The cooling temperatures and changing leaves mean that November is almost here—and while you may be getting excited for Thanksgiving feasts and the start of the holiday season, there’s also plenty going on in the city to look forward to. Spend your month learning about everything from books to Batman with these upcoming talks and events. Read more »

Featured Event

Paul Krugman in Conversation with Samantha Bee: Arguing with Zombies

Join Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman for a conversation about his new book, Arguing with Zombies—along with the most crystal-clear crash course in contemporary economics, politics and public policy you’re likely to get ahead of the 2020 election.