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All events, things to do on April 19, 2017 are free unless otherwise noted.
Workshop |
Join The Rise NYC, a community-driven pop-up fitness group, for a Boot Camp in the park. Rotations through exercises like crunches, planks, push-ups, burpees, and mountain climbers ensure a mixture of cardio and strength training that will keep you coming back--and seeing results. No equipment necessary; smiles and high-fives encouraged. Rain or shine.Every Wednesday.
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6:30 am
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Workshops, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Park Boot Camp
Tour |
The 3-hour walking and subway tour covers the Financial District including Wall Street and the World Trade Center, SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown. These are neighborhoods that simply can’t be fully appreciated from a bus. There will be one or two opportunities to sample tasty treats.
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9:30 am
Free
Tours, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Downtown Manhattan 3-Hour Tour
City Walk |
This is a 3-hour tour that begins with a walk over the Brooklyn Bridge, an icon of New York City for over 125 years, with spectacular views of Manhattan and Brooklyn. The tour then moves on to a stroll of Brooklyn Heights, America’s and New York City’s first suburb. The tour then explores the neighborhood DUMBO before ending at the Fulton Ferry landing.
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9:30 am
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City Walks, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn Heights and Dumbo Tour
Park Walk |
Once described as the lungs of the city, Central Park brings a breath of fresh air to New York's crowded urban terrain. What started out as the rocky and desolate northern fringes of a rapidly expanding city is today among the world's most famous and beloved public parks. With over 843 acres of meadows, hills, ball fields and bodies of water, it's impossible not to find something to enjoy in Central Park.
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9:45 am
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Park Walks, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Central Park Tour - Lower Section
Tour |
Greenwich Village is among Manhattan's most desirable and expensive residential neighborhoods. It's history, however, betrays it's monied status. The Village, with it's quiet, shaded streets, lined with lovely brick and brownstone townhouses, was once the incubating ground of artistic, social and political movements that have helped shape US history. From the Beats to the Folk Movement, from workers rights to gay rights, the Village has often been the center of it all.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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9:45 am
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Tours, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Greenwich Village Neighborhood Tour
Workshop |
Learn the basic features of Microsoft Word 2010, a word processing program you can use to create documents. Topics include entering and editing text, saving files, and formatting.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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10:30 am
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Workshops, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, MS Word 2010 for Beginners
Park Walk |
Join an enjoyable walking tour of the park, and discover how they successfully transformed "Needle Park" of the 1970s into Manhattan's Town Square of today. The guides are loaded with expertise on the park's rich history, award-winning design, distinct amenities, and ongoing maintenance efforts.Every Wednesday.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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11:00 am
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Park Walks, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Public Park Tour
Lecture |
A lecture with Volodymyr Dubovyk, Associate Professor at the Department of International Relations and Director of the Center for International Studies at the Odesa I. Mechnikov National University.
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12:00 pm
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Lectures, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Three Years Since Crimean Annexation and the Start of Donbas Fighting: The Dynamics of the Crisis/Conflict over Ukraine
Workshop |
Test your coordination and dexterity with free juggling lessons in the park. All skill levels are welcome to join in the fun. Equipment is provided.
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12:00 pm
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Workshops, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Juggling in the Park
Classical Music |
PROGRAMJohann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) Sonata in G Major for Viola de Gamba and Harpsichord, BWV 1027César Franck (1822-1890) Sonata in A Major for Viola and PianoAstor Piazzolla (1921-1992) Le grand tango (arr. viola and piano)Featuring LYDIA VAN DER SWAAGH (pictured) and CINDY LIU, viola and piano duo.
   New York City, NY; NYC
12:00 pm
Free
Concerts, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Viola and Piano Works by Piazzolla, Bach, Franck
Classical Music |
The keyboard works of Bach offered in 30-minute meditations by Patrick Allen, organist and master of choristers, and Mary Pan, organ scholar. Bach at Noon concerts takes place Tuesdays through Fridays, from September 13, 2016 to May 25, 2017.
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12:20 pm
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Concerts, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Bach at Noon
Reading |
Love a good story? Sit back and relax as they read you a story or two.
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1:00 pm
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Readings, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Story Time for Grown-Ups
Tour |
Learn about central banking functions that Federal Reserve System performs and see Bank's vault of international monetary gold on bedrock of Manhattan Island, five stories below street level. Learn why Federal Reserve has "Federal" in its name, while it's a private bank, not Federal at all. Tour times: 1:00pm, 2:00pm. This tour takes place Mondays through Fridays, except bank holidays.
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Tours, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Federal Reserve Bank Tour
Concert |
Juilliard artists share their talent with the community in this hour-long lunchtime concert.
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1:00 pm
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Concerts, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Julliard Students: Music for Brass
Concert |
Chamber music series featuring students of The Juilliard School.
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1:00 pm
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Concerts, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Chamber Music in the Afternoon
Workshop |
Take a mid-day pause to refresh your mind and re-establish your center in the midst of bustling city life. Meditation is a powerful tool to eliminate stress, to heal the body, mind, and brain, and to enhance your personal well-being and positive relationship with the world.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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1:00 pm
$10 suggested donation
Workshops, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Lunchtime Meditation
Gallery Talk |
Bringing to vivid life the emotions of the people of ancient Greece, and prompting questions about how we express, control, manipulate, or simulate feelings in our own society, A World of Emotions: Ancient Greece, 700 BC–200 AD is a path-breaking exhibition.
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1:00 pm
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Gallery Talks, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Guided Exhibition Tour: A World of Emotions
Workshop |
Search for articles and page images in back issues of The New York Times. Find historical headlines, news stories, book, film and theater reviews, obituaries, advertisements and more.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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1:15 pm
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Workshops, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Featured Database: New York Times Historical (1851-2009)
Tour |
You've seen the iconic skyscrapers, attended a Broadway show, visited Lady Liberty and relaxed in Central Park. Looking for a little more of the Big Apple? Maybe it's time to visit some of Manhattan's oldest and most enchanting historic districts. Take a relaxing stroll through SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown.
   New York City, NY; NYC
2:00 pm
Free
Tours, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, SoHo, Little Italy and Chinatown Tour
Tour |
Although world famous, Harlem may be New York's best kept secret with some of the city's best architecture, food, music and people. Harlem's history is also one of the city's most dramatic, having gone through many ethnic, cultural and socioeconomic changes over the past roughly 400 years, which have resulted in a diverse array of places of worship, theaters, homes and eating establishments. This tour takes place daily.
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2:00 pm
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Tours, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Harlem Tour
Tour |
Arguably the world's most valuable, busiest and most crowded pieces of real estate, Midtown Manhattan is what most visitors think of when they think of New York City. Home to some of the city's most iconic architecture, from Gothic to Post-Modern and from Beaux-Arts to Art Deco (lots of Art Deco). it's not difficult to understand why. But just behind the massive facades, lie facinating histories just waiting to be unveiled.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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2:00 pm
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Tours, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Midtown Manhattan Tour
Jazz |
During the run of the exhibitions Eugen Gabritschevsky: Theater of the Imperceptible and Carlo Zinelli (1916–1974), the Bill Wurtzel trio will perform music that celebrates the creativity and expressiveness of the human mind.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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2:00 pm
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Concerts, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Jazz Wednesdays with the Bill Wurtzel Trio
Staged Reading |
Expand our collective knowledge of the classical canon of Arab plays. Yusuf Idris (Egypt), Issam Mahfouz (Lebanon) and Sa’dallah Wannous (Syria) are some of the Arab world’s most renowned playwrights, but are relatively unknown to the Western world. Their complex and nuanced plays address the timeless issues of power and politics in ways that deeply resonate with our own situation. The evening reading will be followed by a discussion with Joy Sarah Arab, Marvin Carlson, Kareem Fahmy (Director/Playwright), Philip Himberg (Sundance Institute Theatre Program), Christian Parker (Columbia University), Ted Ziter (Tisch School of the Arts, NYU), and Salma S. Zohdi. The discussion will be moderated by Frank Hentschker.2:00pm The Adventure of the Head of Mamlouk Jabir (1971)Written by Sa’dallah Wannous (Syria)Translated by Robert Myers and Nada SaabDirected by Rania KhalilThe Adventure of the Head of Mamlouk Jabir was completed in 1971, several months after Hafez al-Assad seized power. It was first staged in the Arab world in a production directed by the Iraqi director Jawad al-Assadi. The play is perhaps most notable for its use of a hakawati, a traditional Arabic storyteller, as a narrator in a traditional gathering place in the Arab world, a coffee house, who tells the story-within-a-story—a form derived from Eastern frame tales like 1001 Nights.4:30pm The Dictator (1969)Written by Issam Mahfouz (Lebanon)Translated by Robert Myers and Nada SaabDirected by Sara RademacherThe Dictator is an absurdist classic. A minimalist mixture of Ionesco, Plautus, and Beckett, with fierce and frequently hilarious jabs at despotism in the Arab world, The Dictator was a revolutionary work when it was written in the 1960s and continues to speak to the revolutions and reversals unfolding in today’s Middle East.6:30pm The Flipflaps (1964)Written by Yusuf Idris (Egypt)Translated by Trevor LeGassickDirected by NJ AgwunaKnown as Yusuf Idris’s foremost absurdist work, The Flipflaps was written during a time of great change and challenge in Egypt and caused a literary uproar for two weeks in 1964 before it was banned. The Flipflaps is a two-person dialogue between a master and a slave. The slave, Flipflap, imparts Idris’s social, political, moral, and metaphysical ideas through allusions and symbols.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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2:00 pm
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Staged Readings, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Arab Classic Plays
Workshop |
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010. Topics include mail merge, tables, text boxes, headers and footers, footnotes and endnotes.
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2:30 pm
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Workshops, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Advanced MS Word 2010 Workshop
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Learn what you need to know before buying or selling an old book. In this class, you will examine an old book, look to see who else owns a copy, and review the sale records and current booksellers’ catalogs to learn about its value. Along the way attendees will learn about the tools and resources that the antiquarian community uses to value a book.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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3:00 pm
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Workshops, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Old Books, Rare Books: Learning About the Value of Your Books
Other |
Sample our new wine additions for Spring/Summer 2017, including Rose, Vinho Verde, Lambrusco,bubbles and more. Light refreshments will be served. Must be at least 21 years old.
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4:00 pm
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Others, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Spring Wine Tasting
Concert |
Piano Performance Forum Recital 4 p.m. Jacob Mezera, Trombone 4 p.m. Robert Blumstein, Trombone 6 p.m. Yun Wei, Piano 7:30 p.m. Guitar Students of Sharon Isbin 8 p.m.
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4:00 pm
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Concerts, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Student Recitals
Opening Reception |
With the Talea Ensemble performing works by influential contemporary Austrian and American composers, Homages, a sound exhibition, will be on view.Curated by Christian Scheib and designed by Fränk Zimmer of musikprotokoll, Homages features 15 newly composed or arranged recorded pieces by contemporary Austrian musicians, each paying tribute to one particular pivotal artist whose work was influenced by New York. The 15 commissions are spread throughout the unique architectural structure of the building, inviting visitors to explore all public spaces of the building, which was designed by Austrian architect Raimund Abraham in 1992 and completed in 2002. Aided by sensory receivers and LED light boxes, the sound pieces are installed to be experienced privately through audio devices and headphones. Curator Christian Scheib describes Homages as "a quiet display of fireworks" in a city always on full volume; "a kaleidoscope of references emerges, relating as much about the Austrian artists as the artists to whom the reference is dedicated." Between each installation, soundscapes from NYC and Graz, Austria will be audible, emphasizing the bridge between the two cities.
   New York City, NY; NYC
5:00 pm
Free
Opening Receptions, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Homages: Rooftop Reception and Concert Featuring the Talea Ensemble
Park Walk |
Once described as the lungs of the city, Central Park brings a breath of fresh air to New York's crowded urban terrain. What started out as the rocky and desolate northern fringes of a rapidly expanding city is today among the world's most famous and beloved public parks. With over 843 acres of meadows, hills, ball fields and bodies of water, it's impossible not to find something to enjoy in Central Park.
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5:30 pm
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Park Walks, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Central Park Sunset Tour
Book Discussion |
Discuss the book by Toni Morrison.
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5:30 pm
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Book Discussions, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Harlem Heights Book Discussion Group: God Help the Child
Talk |
The 2016 Lumen Prize-winning artist speaks on her digital collage Earthly Delights, exhibited at New Media Artspace.  A reception follows. 
   New York City, NY; NYC
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6:00 pm
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Talks, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Artists Talk: Carla Gannis
City Walk |
With: Jim Mackin
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City Walks, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Bloomingdale Neighborhood Walking Tour
Opening Reception |
Pairing artworks from the 1970s with contemporary practices, Soft Skills critically examines interpersonal capacities like communication, cooperation, empathy, and flexibility, framing them as modes of feminized performance—and moreover, as work. Early feminist art often troubled the threshold between artifice and authenticity, using devices like masquerade and fictive personae to denaturalize the relationship between subjectivity and gender. This exhibition draws parallels from that pioneering work to more recent art from the U.S. and Canada, historicizing their connection in light of the transformation of labor practices in those countries over the past four decades. Together, the works demonstrate role-play and self-management as both feminist performative strategies and imperatives of post-Fordist labor.
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Opening Receptions, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Exhibition: Soft Skills
Book Reading |
Drawing on interviews with one-and-a-half and second generation Salvadoran immigrant youth, this talk details the temporal, spatial, and biographical disjunctures that the Salvadoran civil war and emigration to the United States caused in these young people’s lives, as well as the strategies through which youth have sought to overcome such ruptures. Denied full membership in the United States for at least some portion of their lives, many youth also encountered silences or an “un-knowing” of conditions in El Salvador, the nature of the civil war, and their own histories. As they negotiated gaps between belonging and exclusion, pasts and futures, normality and abnormality, and El Salvador and the United States, these youth became part of U.S. neighborhoods, encountered racism and discrimination, developed and rejected particular social identities in school, qualified for or lost legal status in the U.S., learned particular versions of Spanish and English, and repositioned themselves within families and between countries. In so doing, some became activists, seeking passage of the Federal and California DREAM Act, founding transnational and transuniversity student organizations, and producing new literature that creates space and marks time for their generation. Through these and other strategies, youth re/membered, that is, they sought an accountability that would enable them to realize a more just future.Susan Coutin is Associate Professor in the Department of Anthropology and in the Department of Criminology, Law & Society at University of California - Irvine.
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6:00 pm
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Book Readings, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Susan Coutin discusses her book Exiled Home: Salvadoran Transnational Youth in the Aftermath of Violence
Discussion |
Climate change experts join to discuss the Trump administration's prospective exit from the Paris Agreement and the Obama administration's accomplishments on climate policy. The discussion will focus on new climate science research, the position of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, and concrete policy changes expected under the Trump Administration.Panelists:-- Michelle J. DePass is the Dean of the Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy and Tishman Professor of Environmental Policy and Management. -- Michael Oppenheimer is the Albert G. Milbank Professor of Geosciences and International Affairs in the Woodrow Wilson School and the Department of Geosciences at Princeton University. -- Peter Schlosser is the Maurice Ewing and J. Lamar Worzel Professor of Geophysics, Chair of the Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering, and Associate Director of the Earth Institute at Columbia University.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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6:00 pm
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Discussions, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, What Does Trump Mean for Global Climate Change?
Concert |
Pianists from the Collaborative Piano department perform sonata repertoire in partnership with student instrumentalists.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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6:00 pm
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Concerts, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Sonatenabend Recital
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Are you less than thrilled with your current job? Do you dream of pursuing a passion in a different industry but don't know how to pull it off? Ryan Renteria, making a rare speaking appearance, explains how you can apply his unique and proven process to switch fields to your dream career. The discussion includes research, networking, resumes, cover letters, interviewing ,and thriving with your new boss.
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6:00 pm
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Workshops, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Dominate Your Fate: 3 Keys to Change to a Career that Captivates
Book Discussion |
Discuss the book by Jojo Moyes.
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6:00 pm
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Book Discussions, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Book Chat: Me Before You
Lecture |
This lecture by Mary Maudsley, Adjunct Professor at Stockton University in Galloway NJ, lasting about 50 minutes, will be followed by a question and answer period of 50 minutes, moderated by Adjunct Professor Mary Maudsley.  The lecture series is offered in cooperation with the Center for Jewish Studies.
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6:15 pm
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Lectures, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Lanzmann's Shoah Film: Segments and Controversies
Book Reading |
This book, devoted to the form, structure, and development of Black English, explores its fundamentals and rich history, while carefully examining the cultural, educational, and political issues that have undermined recognition of this transformative, empowering dialect. 
   New York City, NY; NYC
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6:30 pm
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Book Readings, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, John McWhorter discusses their book Talking Back, Talking Black: Truths About America's Lingua Franca
Book Reading |
Bonnie Anderson is a professor of History and Women’s Studies at Brooklyn College and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York for over thirty years. The Rabbi’s Atheist Daughter is her fourth book about women’s history. Her previous publications include Joyous Greetings: The First International Women's Movement, 1830-1860 (Oxford University Press), and A History of Their Own: Women in Europe from Prehistory to the Present (Oxford University Press), co-authored with Judith Zinsser. Anderson gives speeches on Rose, women’s movements, international feminism, the history of sexuality, and women’s issues today.  
   New York City, NY; NYC
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6:30 pm
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Book Readings, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Bonnie Anderson discusses her book The Rabbi’s Atheist Daughter: Ernestine Rose, International Feminist Pioneer
Book Reading |
Nicknamed the International Express, the New York City Transit Authority 7 subway line runs through a highly diverse series of ethnic and immigrant neighborhoods in Queens. People from Andean South America, Central America, China, India, Italy, Korea, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Romania, and Vietnam, as well as residents of a number of gentrifying blue-collar and industrial neighborhoods, fill the busy streets around the stations. The 7 train is a microcosm of a specifically urban, New York experience, in which individuals from a variety of cultures and social classes are forced to interact and get along with one another. For newcomers to the city, mastery of life in the subway space is a step toward assimilation into their new home.
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Book Readings, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Stephane Tonnelat and William Kornblum discuss their book International Express: New Yorkers on the 7 Train
Discussion |
Casey Rocheteau is a poet, historian and educator. She was the inaugural winner of Write A House permanent residency in Detroit in 2014. Casey has attended Callaloo Creative Writers Workshop, Cave Canem, and Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference in Sicily. She teaches poetry in high schools through InsideOut Literary Arts in Detroit and is an editor-in-chief at Kinfolks Quarterly and Heart Online Journal. Her second poetry collection, The Dozen, was released by Sibling Rivalry Press in 2016.Clint Smith is a writer and doctoral candidate at Harvard University and has received fellowships from Cave Canem, the Callaloo Creative Writing Workshop, and the National Science Foundation. He is a 2014 National Poetry Slam champion and was a speaker at the 2015 TED Conference. His writing has been published in The New Yorker, American Poetry Review, The Guardian, Boston Review, Harvard Educational Review and elsewhere. He is the author of Counting Descent (Write Bloody, 2016) and was born and raised in New Orleans.John Warner Smith has published two collections of poetry. His most recent collection, Soul Be A Witness (MadHat Press 2016), goes beyond history and contemporary influences to capture the inner struggles that shape a black boy’s journey toward manhood and selfhood. About Smith’s debut collection,  A Mandala of Hands (Aldrich Press, 2015), Terrance Hayes wrote, “Smith writes with an anthropologist’s precision and a griot’s reverence as he revives, recovers and reimagines the voices that unite us.
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Discussions, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Poets Read: Casey Rocheteau / Clint Smith / John Warner Smith
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Ted Steinberg (pictured), author of Gotham Unbound: The Ecological History of Greater New York, talks about the environmental impact of the city’s growth, and the limits of “sustainable” planning. Michael Sorkin (City College, CUNY), award-winning president and founder of Terreform, a non-profit dedicated to just and sustainable urbanism, shares his recommendations for a greener Big Apple. Nilda Mesa (Columbia University), reflects on her experiences as NYC’s first Director of Sustainability, and the challenges ahead. Janet Babin, Economic Development Reporter with New York Public Radio WNYC, moderates.
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Discussions, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Is NYC's Future Sustainable?
Lecture |
The lecture examines the nature and origins of freedom in socio-historical terms. Parallels are drawn between Ancient Athens and the U.S. South in the role of large-scale slavery and race as constitutive forces in the emergence of Herrenvolk and broader democracy, as well as the commitment to freedom as supreme value. The lecture explores the consequences for, and tragic engagement of African Americans in this central paradox of American history and political culture.Lecturer Orlando Patterson, a historical and cultural sociologist, is the John Cowles Professor of Sociology at Harvard University.
   New York City, NY; NYC
6:30 pm
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Lectures, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Freedom, Contestation and Race in America: How We Got from Obama to Trump
Talk |
Irin Carmon is a national news reporter with MSNBC covering gender, politics, and the law. She is particularly interested in reproductive rights and the Supreme Court, which led to the co-authorship of Notorious RGB: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Join a discussion with Irin on her news coverage of women's rights, her career as a best-selling author, and what being a feminist means to her.  
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Talks, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Irin Carmon, MSNBC Reporter
Book Reading |
Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign explores key decisions and unseized opportunities. Drawing on the authors' deep knowledge of Hillary from their previous book, the acclaimed biography HRC, Shattered tells an unforgettable story with urgent lessons both political and personal, filled with revelations that will change the way readers understand what happened on November 8th.
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Book Readings, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Jonathan Allen reads from his book Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign
Book Reading |
Celebrate the launch of Kristen Radtke's graphic memoir. Featuring a reading and visual presentation, and a conversation with Mira Jacob. A signing to follow, with complimentary drinks.
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Book Readings, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Kristen Radtke reads from her book Imagine Wanting Only This
Discussion |
A subject of vital importance—managing finances. Offering crucial advice will be Jennifer Baker (Minorities in Publishing, We Need Diverse Books,) financial therapist Amanda Clayman (Financial Wellness Program,) and 2015 5 Under 35 honoree Tracy O’Neill (The Hopeful). Moderated by the National Book Foundation’s Benjamin Samuel. 
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Discussions, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, The Writer’s Wallet: A Discussion
Workshop |
Master Herbalist Nam Singh will demystify Chinese herbs and talk about how to bring the benefits of some of the most nourishing tonic herbs into healing teas and dishes.•   Understanding Taoism though the 3 intelligences of your gut•   Learn how to shift awareness from Winter hibernation to Spring activation•   Discover simple practices  for recalibrating yourself  during the seasonal changes of Spring•   Get insight into the most powerful tonic herbs for this time of the year  that replenish the deepest energy resources in the body, increase vitality and enhance the connection with your inner powerPlease arrive 5-10 minutes before.
   New York City, NY; NYC
7:00 pm
Free
Workshops, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Master Herbalist talks about Chinese herbs and how to use them
Film |
An intimate look at life inside the Jewish settlements in the West Bank. 107 min. Director Shimon Dotan will be present for the screening and the discussion afterwards.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Films, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Shimon Dotan's The Settlers (2016): West Bank Settlers
Book Discussion |
Discuss the book by Chris Pavone.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Book Discussions, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Upper Eastside Fiction Reading Group: The Travelers
Play |
When Janelle relocates to Texas for the opportunity of a lifetime, she and her partner, Kane, are reminded that the consequences of being in the wrong place at the wrong time can be horrific. For three Waller County police officers, how might those same consequences manifest themselves along racialized and gendered lines? graveyard shift, loosely inspired by the legacy of Sandra Bland, is a love story about collision, opposing ideologies, interests, truth, and how the characters in this play make sense of them. Or don't.
   New York City, NY; NYC
7:00 pm
Free
Plays, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, New Voices Playwrights Festival: graveyard shift by korde arrington tuttle
Classical Music |
Program:SCHUBERT: QuartettsatzSCHUMANN: String Quartet No. 3 in A MajorArtists:Nicholas Tavani, violinRachel Shapiro, violinGregory Luce, violaAlan Richardson, cello
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Concerts, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Aeolus String Quartet performs works by Schubert, Schumann
Concert |
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM  An Evening of Duos
   New York City, NY; NYC
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7:30 pm
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Concerts, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Student Recitals
Concert |
A collaboration of strings and composition. Stephanie Baer and Tae Hong Park, Directors. Programs in String Studies and Composition.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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8:00 pm
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Concerts, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Mix Nouveau: New Works for Strings
Classical Music |
The Barnard-Columbia Chorus joins the Chorus of the University of Lausanne, Switzerland to present an evening of Classical motets and the great Mass in C by Mozart. The four part choruses are beautifully balanced with strings and pairs of wind instruments in a light, clear texture, allowing Mozart’s elegant melodies to soar in every movement. Additionally, the program will include Te Deum Laudamus and Ave Verum.
   New York City, NY; NYC
8:00 pm
$5
Concerts, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, The Barnard-Columbia Chorus presents 'An Evening of Mozart'
Comedy Club |
Stand-up comedy show (that has been featured on MTV, and that fills to standing-room only each week). The show is produced by Brendan Fitzgibbons (The Onion, McSweeney's) and Lance Weiss (Carolines on Broadway) with comedians from David Letterman, Vh1, MTV, The Onion, and Comedy Central. Free pizza!
   New York City, NY; NYC
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9:00 pm
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Comedy Clubs, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, Gandhi, Is That You? Comedy Show - with Free Pizza
Play |
An intern talks her way into an interview at a startup to escape a job she originally acquired because she lied about her gender, only to discover that her current employer is a co-owner – and her biggest competition is her own male alter-ego.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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9:30 pm
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Plays, April 19, 2017, 04/19/2017, New Voices Playwrights Festival: The Intern of Two Start Ups by Alexander Kveton
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