Virtual Talks, Lectures, and Performances This Week

New York City is known for its vibrant cultural scene, and this week is no exception. If you’re looking for some intellectually stimulating and entertaining activities, we’ve got you covered. Here are some smart things to do in NYC this week:

Monday, May 22nd
Event: Morbid Anatomy Presents: Dark History of Medicine URL: Event Details

On Monday, May 22nd, explore the dark and intriguing world of medical history with Morbid Anatomy Presents: Dark History of Medicine. Delve into the curious practices of the past through artifacts, lectures, and discussions. This event offers a unique opportunity to expand your knowledge and engage with the macabre side of human history.

Tuesday, May 23rd
Event: David Remnick with Kelefa Sanneh: Holding the Note URL: Event Details

Start your week off on an insightful note with “Holding the Note,” a captivating event featuring David Remnick, editor of The New Yorker, in conversation with Kelefa Sanneh. Gain fascinating insights into the world of journalism, storytelling, and the power of the written word. This thought-provoking discussion is sure to leave you inspired.

Wednesday, May 24th (and ongoing)
Event: A Séance with Mom 2023 URL: Event Details

Immerse yourself in a mystical experience like no other with “A Séance with Mom 2023.” This interactive performance blurs the boundaries between the living and the departed, offering an evening of mediumship and communication with loved ones who have passed away. Prepare to be amazed and enlightened as you explore the mysteries of the spirit world.

Thursday, May 25th
Event: The Museum of Lost and Found Book Launch with Author Leila Sales and Museum Curators URL: Event Details

Join author Leila Sales and museum curators for the book launch of “The Museum of Lost and Found.” Delve into the concept of a museum dedicated to lost objects and the stories they hold. Engage in thought-provoking discussions about memory, loss, and the importance of preserving personal narratives. This event promises to be a captivating exploration of the human experience.

Thursday, May 25th
Event: Comedytown NYC URL: Event Details

Thursday is the perfect day to unwind and have a good laugh at Comedytown NYC. Head over to this hilarious event featuring some of the city’s best comedians. Enjoy a night filled with wit, humor, and clever observations that will leave you in stitches. It’s the perfect way to end your week on a high note.

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