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New York attracts world's best minds to its shores: they come here to interact with each other at conferences and seminars, and while they are here they are often invited to give a talk, a lecture, to be a part of a public discussion. We at Club Free Time give you an opportunity to be a part of it: to watch how those best minds in the world work! Don't miss the opportunities that only New York City (NYC) provides!

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In New York City, you can talk with and listen to the best minds in the world without spending a dime! Just take a look at free talks, lectures, discussion, seminars, conferences listed on this page below!

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Authors of recently published books from and about the House and Ballroom Scene converse: Dominique Jackson ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required
Discussions, April 18, 2014, 04/18/2014, A Literary Reflection on the House and Ballroom Scene
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Jennifer C. Nash, assistant professor of American studies at George Washington University, rewrites black ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Talks, April 18, 2014, 04/18/2014, The Black Body in Ecstasy
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A conversation between curator Florence Ostende and artist Franz Erhard Walther. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, April 18, 2014, 04/18/2014, Aesthetics, Space and Architecture
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With writers Mark Adams, Stephen Belber, Amy Berg, Megan Griffiths, Aaron Katez, and Adam Rapp. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, April 19, 2014, 04/19/2014, Pen to Paper 2014: Adaptation and Creation

Free; RSVP required
Discussions, April 19, 2014, 04/19/2014, Photography Show Roundtable: I see in the sea nothing except the sea. I don’t see a shore. I don’t see a dove.
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With filmmakers Marshall Curry and Ira Sachs. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Discussions, April 20, 2014, 04/20/2014, Pen to Paper 2014: Calling the Shots
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Enjoy an interactive and informative tour led by a knowledgeable museum educator. In 1942, cultural anthropologist ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Gallery Talks, April 20, 2014, 04/20/2014, Gallery Tour: Draped Down
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Shakespeare's The Winter’s Tale looks forward and backward, continually exploring how the past ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lectures, April 21, 2014, 04/21/2014, A Meeting of the Petty Gods: Elizabethan Entertainments and The Winter's Tale
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A lecture by Mouna Andraos and Melissa Mongiat, co-founders of Daily Tous Les Jours, a design studio ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required
Lectures, April 21, 2014, 04/21/2014, Design at the Edge: Daily Tous Les Jours
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This panel explores local initiatives to empower students with hands-on opportunities to make a difference. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, April 21, 2014, 04/21/2014, Global Climate – Local Initiatives
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Plantation landscapes have been understood by historical archaeologists to be fundamentally part of the ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required
Lectures, April 21, 2014, 04/21/2014, Capitalism and Cloves: Islamic Plantations on Nineteenth-Century Zanzibar
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This illustrated lecture questions why it is that, compared to all other industrialized countries, Americans ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Slide Lectures, April 21, 2014, 04/21/2014, Elizabeth Bradley discusses her book The American Health Care Paradox: Why Spending More is Getting Us Less
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By the time the Cold War came to its end, the region had experienced ruthless dictatorships and had survived ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Discussions, April 21, 2014, 04/21/2014, Book Presentation: Crecer a golpes, a Collection by Thirteen Renowned Authors on Conflicts in Latin America
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A fun talk exploring the Elizabethan age of diagnosis, treatment and cures for the physical and mental ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lectures, April 22, 2014, 04/22/2014, Shakespeare and Medicine: 'So Sick I am not, yet I am not Well'
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A lecture by Wolfgang Streeck, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, Köln. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lectures, April 22, 2014, 04/22/2014, Has Capitalism Seen Its Day?
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Artist Leslie Hewitt discusses the development of her practice and recent collaborations. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Talks, April 22, 2014, 04/22/2014, Artist Talk: Leslie Hewitt
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Join Jed Bernstein in a conversation with select members of the New York City Ballet. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Discussions, April 22, 2014, 04/22/2014, A Golden Anniversary: New York City Ballet
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It takes a lot more than a list of highly placed contacts and a flair for attention-grabbing prose to ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required
Discussions, April 22, 2014, 04/22/2014, Is Today’s Gossip Tomorrow’s News?
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This illustrated lecture reveals a complex portrait of the mysterious Huguette Clark and her intimate ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Slide Lectures, April 22, 2014, 04/22/2014, Pulitzer winner Bill Dedman discusses his book Empty Mansions: The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune
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During this worldwide event, which takes place on Shakespeare’s birthday, those participating in World ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Forums, April 22, 2014, 04/22/2014, World Book Night 2014, with Garrison Keillor, Malcolm Gladwell, and More
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The sixth and final Adventure in Italian Opera with Fred Plotkin of this season will feature Catherine ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Talks, April 22, 2014, 04/22/2014, A Conversation with Soprano Catherine Malfitano
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Photographer Richard Renaldi discusses his most recent project and forthcoming book, Touching Strangers, ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Talks, April 22, 2014, 04/22/2014, Artist Talk: Richard Renaldi
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This week’s guest speaker will be publisher and cartoonist Tom Kaczynski. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Symposiums, April 22, 2014, 04/22/2014, NY Comics & Picture-Story Symposium
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David Brooks' talk will comb through some of the travails, trails, and trivialities that artists have ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 22, 2014, 04/22/2014, An Amazonian Field Report: 6 Rivers, 5 Biologists, 4 Countries, 3 Artists, 2 Expeditions, 1 Continent
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Francine Prose has written books of fiction and non-fiction, including Household Saints which was made ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Talks, April 23, 2014, 04/23/2014, Author Talk: Francine Prose
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A Museum Ambassador gives a 45-minute free guided tour through the permanent exhibition. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Gallery Talks, April 23, 2014, 04/23/2014, Infinity of Nations Guided Tour
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Society assigns places: it pronounces verdicts and marks us for life. It puts up frontiers and establishes ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Lectures, April 23, 2014, 04/23/2014, On Social Verdicts: Classes, Identities, Trajectories
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In New York-based writer, curator and art historian Joshua Decter’s new book, the author examines contemporary ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Talks, April 23, 2014, 04/23/2014, Joshua Decter discusses his book Art Is a Problem
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A lecture by artist, critic, curator and teacher Stephen Maine. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Talks, April 23, 2014, 04/23/2014, Artist Talk: Stephen Maine
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Audiences are invited to engage in a conversation about the creative process across sectors featuring ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Talks, April 23, 2014, 04/23/2014, Artist Talk: Mary Mattingly
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With Alessandra Rotondi. The second part of the journey will begin with the Birth of Italy as a state ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 23, 2014, 04/23/2014, Libiamo! A Cultural History of Wine
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This illustrated lecture investigates the relationship between comedy and morality. The author explores ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Slide Lectures, April 23, 2014, 04/23/2014, Comedy in Society: Satire, Censorship and Swearing
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Johan Grimonprez's curatorial projects have been exhibited at museums worldwide, such as at the Hammer ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Talks, April 23, 2014, 04/23/2014, Artist Talk: Johan Grimonprez
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Toni Dove creates hybrids of film, installation art and experimental theater. In her work, performers ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 23, 2014, 04/23/2014, Artist Talk: Toni Dove
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Speaker: Ravi Agarwal. Delhi's Yamuna River is a metaphor of changing times: caught between ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 23, 2014, 04/23/2014, Project Y: Public. Art. Outreach
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There is no issue more urgent than climate change, yet government, corporations, and the public are reluctant ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; reservations requested
Conferences, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Climate Change Demands We Change. Why Aren’t We?
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In commemoration of the Holocaust, this is a free talk by world-renowned architect Daniel Libeskind. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, 13th Annual Holocaust Commemoration
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Julius Caesar is often thought of as a “masculine” play that foregrounds the business of politics ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lectures, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, What Portia Knew
Gallery Talk |
A Museum Ambassador gives a 45-minute free guided tour through the permanent exhibition. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Gallery Talks, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Infinity of Nations Guided Tour
Forum |
Come see the best student research in the areas of environmental science, environmental biology, environmental ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Forums, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Environmental Science Senior Theses
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A lecture by Cecilia Menjivar, the Cowden Distinguished Professor in the T. Denny Sanford School of Social ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lectures, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Legal Violence: Consequences of Immigration Regime for Immigrants' Lives
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Based on fieldwork among Catholic Latin American migrants (mostly women caregivers)
 and religious ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lectures, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Latin Americans in Italy: Migration, Religion and Gender
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Douglas Rushkoff is the Carl Sagan of the digital cosmos—the lucid, deeply human navigator of the bewildering ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$10 suggested donation; RSVP required by April 23
Talks, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Ethics Matter: A Conversation with Douglas Rushkoff, Digital Media Expert, Graphic Novelist and Documentarian
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Join Marie Warsh, Director of Preservation Planning, for a talk on how Central Park was specifically ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Women, Children and Play in Central Park
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How many histories do you need to know in order to write exciting criticism of art at the axis of dance ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Discussions, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Who Can Write About Performance Art?
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Join Marie Warsh for a talk on how the Park was specifically designed to accommodate the needs of children ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Women, Children, and Play in the Park
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A presentation by Jim Mackin. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, The Battle of Harlem Heights
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“The Flamethrowers,” Rachel Kushner’s second novel, was released from Scribner in spring 2013. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Author Talk: Rachel Kushner
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J.D. McClatchy is an American poet and literary critic. He is editor of the Yale Review and a professor ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Talks, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Author Talk: J.D. McClatchy
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The Bible is made up of many separate books composed by multiple writers in a wide range of styles and ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 24, 2014, 04/24/2014, Michael Carasik discusses his book The Bible's Many Voices
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There is no issue more urgent than climate change, yet government, corporations, and the public are reluctant ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; reservations requested
Conferences, April 25, 2014, 04/25/2014, Climate Change Demands We Change. Why Aren’t We?
Forum |
Perhaps more than any other object, software structures our everyday engagement with digital media technologies. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Forums, April 25, 2014, 04/25/2014, Software Studies Retrospective
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Featuring Artistic Director Joseph Colaneri and students of the Opera Young Artists Program. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lectures, April 25, 2014, 04/25/2014, Opera Conversations: A Lecture with Live Musical Examples
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Speaker: Lucianne Walkowicz (Princeton post-doc) This is a FREE lecture followed by guided ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lectures, April 25, 2014, 04/25/2014, The Exoplanet Revolution - Plus Stargazing
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During the past decade and a half, New York has seemed a unique laboratory for paradigmatic shifts in ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Symposiums, April 26, 2014, 04/26/2014, The New Existentialism
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Structure, form, and content. Space, time, and energy. The essential elements of a choreographer’s ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required
Lectures, April 26, 2014, 04/26/2014, Revealing Process: A Lecture and Demonstration by Twyla Tharp, Tony- and Emmy-Winning Choreographer
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Enjoy an interactive and informative tour led by a museum educator. Carrie Mae Weems: The Museum Series ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Gallery Talks, April 27, 2014, 04/27/2014, Gallery Tour: Carrie Mae Weems: The Museum Series
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Many of New York's grandest interior spaces of the early 20th century feature elegant structural tile ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Pay-what-you-can-admission policy; reservations required
Gallery Talks, April 27, 2014, 04/27/2014, Palaces for the People Gallery Tour
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What is the state of art criticism in Europe? How should we talk about art criticism in a local geo-cultural ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, April 27, 2014, 04/27/2014, Walking in the Air: Art Criticism in Europe

Free; registration required
Lectures, April 28, 2014, 04/28/2014, Design at the Edge: Bill Buxton
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This illustrated lecture draws the audience into beautiful world of unfolding city seasons as the author ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Slide Lectures, April 28, 2014, 04/28/2014, Marie Viljoen discusses her book 66 Square Feet: A Delicious Life
Gallery Talk |
Jonathan Monk speaks on Alighiero e Boetti. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$6; $3 students/seniors; advance purchase recommended
Gallery Talks, April 28, 2014, 04/28/2014, Artist Talk: Jonathan Monk
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Jacob Riis may have died 100 years ago, but his legacy has not been forgotten, especially in light of ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, April 28, 2014, 04/28/2014, How the Other Half Lives
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Join lead architects of the 9/11 Memorial Museum and scholars for a discussion of the technically challenging ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, April 29, 2014, 04/29/2014, Memory, Authenticity, Scale, Emotion: A Discussion with the Architects of the National 9/11 Memorial Museum
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How do we know what children 
are learning? What will stay with them throughout their lives? What counts? ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lectures, April 29, 2014, 04/29/2014, What Counts: Reimagining What Student Growth Looks Like (and Requires)
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This richly illustrated lecture explores cooperative and condominium housing in the United States from ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Slide Lectures, April 29, 2014, 04/29/2014, Matthew Gordon Lasner discusses his book High Life: Condo Living in the Suburban Century
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To write an essay, all you need is a story. Learn the kind of stories that get published and why. We'll ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required starting April 22 at 6pm
Slide Lectures, April 29, 2014, 04/29/2014, New York Writers Workshop: The Secrets of Writing Essays
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An illustrated talk and book signing by film historian and documentary writer James Sanders. This revised ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Slide Lectures, April 29, 2014, 04/29/2014, James Sanders discusses his book Scenes from the City: Filmmaking in New York
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This week's guest speaker will be artist Zoe Beloff. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Symposiums, April 29, 2014, 04/29/2014, NY Comics & Picture-Story Symposium

Regular: $29
Member: $0.00
Talks, April 29, 2014, 04/29/2014, Famous leaders talk about leadership
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Richard Ravitch has been the lieutenant governor of New York State and co-chair, with Paul Volcker, of ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 30, 2014, 04/30/2014, Author Talk: Richard Ravitch
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Unsure of how to care for your home movies, audio recordings, or other film, video or audio materials? ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 30, 2014, 04/30/2014, Preservation Week 2014: Caring for Your Personal Media
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Author Vicki A. Mack's new book, Frank A. Vanderlip: The Banker Who Changed America, is the first biography ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$5
Talks, April 30, 2014, 04/30/2014, Frank Vanderlip and the Founding of the Fed
Gallery Talk |
A Museum Ambassador gives a 45-minute free guided tour through the permanent exhibition. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Gallery Talks, April 30, 2014, 04/30/2014, Infinity of Nations Guided Tour
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On the occasion of the publication Richard Serra: Early Work (Steidl/David Zwirner), Richard Serra is ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 30, 2014, 04/30/2014, Artist Talk: Richard Serra
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A lecture by João Biehl, Department of Anthropology, Princeton University. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; reservations required
Lectures, April 30, 2014, 04/30/2014, The Right to a Nonprojected Future: Social Becomings through Law and Medicine
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For most of our lives we ignore the world around us. Walking through the city, we often pay more attention ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 30, 2014, 04/30/2014, Alexandra Horowitz  discusses her book On Looking: New York Through Fresh Eyes
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A lecture by Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum curator, educator and art adviser Amy Smith-Stewart. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Talks, April 30, 2014, 04/30/2014, Curator Talk: Amy Smith-Stewart
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Anoka Faruqee is a painter who lives and works in New Haven, CT and Brooklyn, NY. She has exhibited her ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, April 30, 2014, 04/30/2014, Artist Talk: Anoka Faruqee
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In establishing itself as the successor to National Socialism, West Germany faced a paradigmatic dilemma ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lectures, May 01, 2014, 05/01/2014, Citizens of Memory: Citizenship Between Holocaust Remembrance and Transnational Migration
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A lecture delivered by Dr. Lawrence A. Hoffman. More than what we say to God, prayer is what ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Lectures, May 01, 2014, 05/01/2014, How We Pray Is Who We Are: This Is Your Life, American Jews
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Graduating students present papers based on their theses alongside presentations by professional design ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Conferences, May 02, 2014, 05/02/2014, Lingua Franca: MFA Design Criticism Conference
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A lively give-and-take between artists and scientists. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, May 02, 2014, 05/02/2014, Art and Science Panel
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Tuberculosis (TB) is a disease that is usually associated with those that live on the margins of society: ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP recommended
Discussions, May 03, 2014, 05/03/2014, Tuberculosis: Global Health and Grass Roots Action
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Join scholar-in-residence bell hooks and Salamishah Tillet, Associate Professor at the University of ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; reservations required
Discussions, May 05, 2014, 05/05/2014, Protecting Black Girlhood
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A lecture by Helen Walters, Ideas Editor at TED. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required
Lectures, May 05, 2014, 05/05/2014, Design at the Edge: Helen Walters
Book Discussion |
The Black Power Mixtape: 1967–1975 is an extraordinary window into the black freedom struggle ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required
Book Discussions, May 05, 2014, 05/05/2014, Actor Danny Glover discusses the book The Black Power Mixtape: 1967-1975
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Join bell hooks and other leading voices in black feminism and the LGBTQ community - author Marci Blackman ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; registration required
Discussions, May 06, 2014, 05/06/2014, Are You Still a Slave? Liberating the Black Female Body
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This is part of Studies Project, a series of artist-instigated panel discussions, roundtables, performances ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, May 06, 2014, 05/06/2014, Vulnerable Bodies and the Embodiment of Resistance
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Join Evie Shockley and Sherwin Bitsui for a lively conversation on aesthetics, the role of the contemporary ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, May 06, 2014, 05/06/2014, Poets on Craft
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This week's guest speaker, Ariela Freedman, professor at Concordia College, will discuss the work of ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Symposiums, May 06, 2014, 05/06/2014, NY Comics & Picture-Story Symposium
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This week's guest speakers are cartoonists Gabrielle Bell and Jonathan Gray. ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Symposiums, May 06, 2014, 05/06/2014, NY Comics & Picture-Story Symposium
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Join bell hooks in conversation with R&B singer Lisa Fischer (20 Feet from Stardom) and actress Kim Sykes ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, May 07, 2014, 05/07/2014, How Do We Define Feminist Liberation? Listening to Black Female Voices
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This three-day event features keynote speakers Sara Heinämaa (University of Helsinki) and alumna Fanny ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Conferences, May 08, 2014, 05/08/2014, Power, Pedagogy, and Philosophy's 'Woman Problem'
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This three-day event features keynote speakers Sara Heinämaa (University of Helsinki) and alumna Fanny ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Conferences, May 09, 2014, 05/09/2014, Power, Pedagogy, and Philosophy's 'Woman Problem'
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This three-day event features keynote speakers Sara Heinämaa (University of Helsinki) and alumna Fanny ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Conferences, May 10, 2014, 05/10/2014, Power, Pedagogy, and Philosophy's 'Woman Problem'

Free; RSVP required
Discussions, May 10, 2014, 05/10/2014, Photography Show Roundtable: I see in the sea nothing except the sea. I don’t see a shore. I don’t see a dove.
Gallery Talk |
The first solo exhibition of Len Lye's work in an American museum explores the filmmaker’s multidimensional ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Gallery Talks, May 11, 2014, 05/11/2014, Curator's Tour of Len Lye: Motion Sketch
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In 1974, Diane Von Furstenberg introduced a modern design classic into the American consciousness: the ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, May 12, 2014, 05/12/2014, It's a Wrap: Diane von Furstenberg Marks 40 Years of the Wrap Dress
Book Discussion |
My Piece of Sky is a personal journey for South African-based photojournalist Mariella Furrer ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Book Discussions, May 13, 2014, 05/13/2014, Mariella Furrer discusses her book My Piece of Sky
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This conference will bring together social scientists from Latin America and the Caribbean to discuss ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; RSVP required
Conferences, May 15, 2014, 05/15/2014, Thirty Years of Democracy in Latin America: Process of Change, Achievements and Challenges
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As founder of IDEO and the d.school at Stanford University, David Kelley has spent his career building ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, May 16, 2014, 05/16/2014, Designer Talk: David Kelley
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This conversation traces the legacies of French feminism-the fierce re-imagination of writing through ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

$10 suggested donation; reservations recommended
Discussions, May 17, 2014, 05/17/2014, DANSE to Diaries: French Feminisms
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Moderated by Carol J. Oja in anticipation of Yefim Bronfman’s performances during The Beethoven Piano ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, May 20, 2014, 05/20/2014, The Pinnacle of Cycles: Pianist Yefim Bronfman on Beethoven’s Piano Concertos
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The event builds on conversations from the Fall 2013 Weiss Lecture, “(New) Public Goods: Design, Politics ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Symposiums, May 21, 2014, 05/21/2014, (New) Public Goods: Labs, Publics and Practices
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Life after college, whether it means dealing with your first job or apartment or attending your former ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

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Discussions, May 21, 2014, 05/21/2014, Twentysomething Tales
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Writer, editor and curator Wystan Curnow examines the New York experience of the New Zealand-born artist ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Gallery Talks, May 22, 2014, 05/22/2014, A Lecture on New Zealand-Born Artist Len Lye
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Ruth Calderon has recently electrified the Jewish world with her teachings of Talmudic texts. In this ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Talks, May 27, 2014, 05/27/2014, Ruth Calderon discusses her book A Bride for One Night: Talmudic Tales
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In the 1950s and 60s, the Five Spot Café (in two locations on Cooper Square) was a major nexus, not ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

Free; reservations required
Discussions, May 28, 2014, 05/28/2014, The Shape of Jazz to Come: Downtown Jazz in 1959 and Now
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A candid conversation about the issues that divide and unite Jews and Muslims. This panel discussion ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Discussions, June 10, 2014, 06/10/2014, Sons of Abraham: A Conversation
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When gays resisted police oppression at the Stonewall Inn on June 27, 1969, they were launching a sexual ... more

New York City, NY; NYC

free
Slide Lectures, June 18, 2014, 06/18/2014, Whatever Happened to the Gay Revolution?
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Theater | Exploration of Shakespearean themes

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