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39 free events take place on Thursday, January 19 in New York City. Don't miss the opportunities that only New York provides! Exciting, high quality, unique and off the beaten path free events and free things to do take place in New York today, tonight, tomorrow and each day of the year, any time of the day: whether it's a weekday or a weekend, day or night, morning or evening or afternoon, December or July, April or November! These events will take your breath away!

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Some events take place all year long: same day of the week, same time there are there for you to take advantage of. One of the oldest free weekly events in Manhattan is Dixieland Jazz with the Gotham Jazzmen, which happen at noon every Tuesday. Another example of an event that you can attend all year round on weekdays is Federal Reserve Bank Tour, which takes place every week day at 1 pm (but advanced reservations are required). You can take at least 13 free tours every day of the year, except the New Year Day, July 4th, and the Christmas Day. If you are classical music afficionado, you can spend whole day in New York going from one free classical concert to another. If you love theater, then New York gives you an option to attend plays and musicals free of charge, or at deep discount. You just need to have information about it. And we are here to make that information available to you.
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39 free things to do in New York City (NYC) on Thursday, January 19, 2023

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Editor's Picks

free events nyc Gaslight (1944) with Ingrid Bergman
free events nyc Classical, Contemporary, and Folk Music for Wooden Flute, Piano, and Voice
free events nyc European Fine Art: Vermeer, Rembrandt and More
free events nyc Bassist and Quartet
free events nyc Colombian Accordionist Upends the Sounds of Cumbia
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Opening Reception | Kenneth J Lewis Sr.: Patterns


Kenneth J Lewis Sr. is inspired by the "five patterns of nature": spiral, meander, explosion, packing, and branching. The artist plants in his imagination (soul / soil) the seeds of infinite creativity. The fruit bared will hang on the walls of this exhibition. The artist believes the visceral nature of the ripened artwork, harvest ready will find its harvester.
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Opening Receptions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Kenneth J Lewis Sr.: Patterns

Tour | Tour of New York City Hall


One of the oldest continuously used City Halls in the nation that still houses its original governmental functions, New York's City Hall is considered one of the finest architectural achievements of its period. Constructed from 1803 to 1812, the building was an early expression of the City's cosmopolitanism. City Hall is a designated New York City landmark, and its rotunda is a designated interior landmark as well.
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Tours, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Tour of New York City Hall

Film | Gaslight (1944) with Ingrid Bergman


A susceptible young woman marries a suave, romantic man never suspecting that he is a murderous scoundrel, obsessed with finding the jewels hidden in her London home. She becomes the helpless victim as slowly, insidiously, he drives her to the brink of insanity. Director: George Cukor. With Charles Boyer, Joseph Cotten, May Whitty, Angela Lansbury. 114 Min. Ingrid Bergman (1915 - 1982) was a Swedish actress who starred in a variety of European and American films, television movies, and plays. With a career spanning five decades, she is often regarded as one of the most influential screen figures in cinematic history. She won numerous accolades, including three Academy Awards, two Primetime Emmy Awards, a Tony Award, four Golden Globe Awards, BAFTA Award and a Volpi Cup. She is one of only four actresses to have received at least three acting Academy Awards (only Katharine Hepburn has four).
   New York City, NY; NYC
11:00 am
Free
Films, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Gaslight (1944) with Ingrid Bergman

Classical Music | Bach at Noon (In Person and Online)


Take a momentary respite from a busy day to enjoy a selection of organ works by Johann Sebastian Bach in an intimate venue.
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Concerts, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Bach at Noon (In Person and Online)

Discussion | A Conversation with Michael Kimmelman, New York Times Architecture Critic (online)


Julie Salamon sits down with Michael Kimmelman. Kimmelman is the architecture critic for The New York Times and has written about public housing, public space, landscape architecture, community development and equity, infrastructure and urban design. He has reported from more than 40 countries and twice been a Pulitzer Prize finalist, most recently in 2018 for his series on climate change and global cities. In March 2014, he was awarded the Brendan Gill Prize for his "insightful candor and continuous scrutiny of New York's architectural environment" that is "journalism at its finest.
   New York City, NY; NYC
12:30 pm
Free
Discussions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, A Conversation with Michael Kimmelman, New York Times Architecture Critic (online)

Gallery Talk | Morris Hirshfield Rediscovered: Exhibition Walkthrough


This is an hour-long tour, offered in person and led by gallery guides, take participants through the current exhibition to experience different perspectives of the works on view.
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Gallery Talks, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Morris Hirshfield Rediscovered: Exhibition Walkthrough

Classical Music | Pieces from the French Revolution (In Person and Online)


The turn of the 19th century marked a period of political, social, and artistic revolution in France. Winds of Change is a sonic snapshot of Paris during and immediately following the Revolution featuring music by composers known in the most influential musical spaces in Paris -- the Concerts Spirituel, the Conservatoire, and private salons. Ellen Sauer, flute; Emi Ostrom, oboe; Yan Liu, clarinet; Megan Hurley, French horn; Aaron Goler, bassoon. Pentharmonia is a period instrument wind quintet specializing in late-Classical repertoire. Not long after Haydn began exploring string quartets, composers sought similar chamber combinations for wind instruments, and the quintet emerged. Pentharmonia seeks to capture the unique blend and sonorities of the original instruments which inspired the composers of this repertoire. All attendees must wear masks inside the venue.
   New York City, NY; NYC
1:15 pm
Free
Concerts, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Pieces from the French Revolution (In Person and Online)

Concert | Classical, Contemporary, and Folk Music for Wooden Flute, Piano, and Voice


Acclaimed French multi-instrumentalist Eleonore Weill in a concert of early music, Klezmer and Yiddish song, Romanian and Occitan folk music, and more.
   New York City, NY; NYC
2:00 pm
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Concerts, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Classical, Contemporary, and Folk Music for Wooden Flute, Piano, and Voice

Concert | Global Music Performance


Eleanor Weill performs a mix of early, classical and contemporary music, klezmer and Yiddish song, Romanian folk music, Occitan folk music, and various other styles on wooden flutes, piano, and vocals. Eleanor Weill has enjoyed a versatile career performing throughout Europe and the New York metro area with the C.M.B.V. (Baroque Music Center of Versailles), Orchestre National de Toulouse, Les Saqueboutiers, Ensemble Oneiroi, and many others. Proof of vaccination is required and masks are mandatory.
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Concerts, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Global Music Performance

Film | Jordan Peele's Nope (2022): horror


Named one of the top ten films of 2022 by the American Film Institute. Strange things are afoot at the family ranch, in this cautionary tale of attempting to tame the wild. With Daniel Kaluuya, Keke Palmer, Steven Yeun. 130 Min. Jordan Peele is an American actor, comedian, and filmmaker best known for his film and television work in the comedy and horror genres. His 2017 directorial debut, the horror film Get Out, was a critical and box office success, for which he received numerous accolades, including the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, along with nominations for Best Picture and Best Director. He received another Academy Award nomination for Best Picture for producing Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman.
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Films, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Jordan Peele's Nope (2022): horror

Discussion | Conversations About Crafting (Online)


Join a community of fellow crafters and talk your latest creation. Whether you knit, stitch, sketch, or sculpt, you can chat and share tips with crafty people just like you.
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Discussions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Conversations About Crafting (Online)

Park Walk | Forest Bathing


Reconnect with nature by participating in a guided Forest Bathing experience. Forest Therapy or Forest Bathing comes from the traditions of Shinrin Yoku and other European and indigenous cultures. Allow yourself to connect with the park in a way you never have before. The program includes a short, no more than a half-mile walk at a slow pace. Participants are encouraged to wear comfortable clothing and bring water, snacks, and a towel or cushion for sitting on the ground.
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Park Walks, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Forest Bathing

Museums | European Fine Art: Vermeer, Rembrandt and More


This museum of fine art was open to the public in 1935. Its permanent collection features masterpieces by major European artists from the Renaissance to the early 20th century. Exhibitions also include sculptures, furniture, porcelain items, textiles and more. Children under 10 are not admitted.
   New York City, NY; NYC
4:00 pm
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Museumss, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, European Fine Art: Vermeer, Rembrandt and More

Book Discussion | Gentrification Is Inevitable and Other Lies: Misconceptions About Neighborhoods (online)


Leslie Kern's book is a a probing discussion about the misconceptions associated with gentrification and neighborhood change. Is gentrification really inevitable? Gentrification Is Inevitable And Other Lies dispels some of the most commonly held assumptions about the processes of gentrification that shape cities around the world. Join us for a conversation with author Leslie Kern about the misconceptions and realities of gentrification in our city. Gentrification Is Inevitable And Other Lies posits that "gentrification is built on finding ways to take what others have created while simultaneously wiping away their presence, contributions, and history." This book takes an intersectional approach to break down the narrative that gentrification is an unavoidable outcome for neighborhoods and outlines ways in which communities can fight against dispossession.
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Book Discussions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Gentrification Is Inevitable and Other Lies: Misconceptions About Neighborhoods (online)

Opening Reception | Tula Telfair: From a Distance


Telfair has created twenty-four oil on panel paintings in an intimate scale, a departure for the Artist best known for her grand-scale, heroic landscapes. Each 24 x 18 inch painting evokes the birds-eye view captured from an airplane window or a mountain peak. See scenes of mysterious mountaintops and waterfalls veiled in mist, fiery volcanic eruptions, and haloed plains and valleys revealing the subtle curvature of the earth. Hauntingly familiar, these are invented vistas conjured by the Artist’s mind, portals inviting us to explore immersive and lush, natural worlds.
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Opening Receptions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Tula Telfair: From a Distance

Discussion | The Life of an African Composer (Online)


Hear scholars and performers discuss the enduring impact of R. Nathaniel Dett, a Canadian-American composer of African heritage who championed the use of Negro spirituals and folk songs as a basis for Western classical composition. This discussion will bring together prominent scholars from the fields of African American music, choral music, ethnomusicology, music theory, religion, and music performance to explore Dett's music, life, and ideas. Moderated by Courtney-Savali Andrews, Assistant Professor of African American and African Diasporic Musics at Oberlin College and Conservatory. Panelists: Fredara Hadley, Ethnomusicology Professor at the Juilliard School. Jeannie Ma. Guerrero, Retired Associate Professor of Music Theory at the Eastman School of Music. Cheryl Kirk-Duggan, Professor-Emerita of Religion and Women's Studies at Shaw University. Marques L.A. Garrett, Assistant Professor of Music in Choral Activities at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Damien Sneed, Jazz Faculty at the Manhattan School of Music. Roland Carter, Holmberg Professor Emeritus of American Music at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
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Discussions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, The Life of an African Composer (Online)

Opening Reception | Alex Prager: Part Two: Run


Alex Prager’s ambitious new film Run makes its East Coast premiere alongside photographs and sculptures from the artist’s recent body of work. Directly responding to a period of cultural ambivalence and uncertainty, the exhibition and new film urgently examine the collective will to exist and explore opportunities for empathy, participation, and action present in art and everyday life.
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Opening Receptions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Alex Prager: Part Two: Run

Performance | American Moon: Seminal Performance Art


A pioneer of performance and multimedia installation art, Robert Whitman has devoted his career to exploration and collaboration. A major figure in the ephemeral Happenings, Whitman first presented his seminal performance American Moon in 1960. Consisting of an architectural environment-come-stage set, the work featured six performers, a dedicated movie, and a series of animated objects. Experiential in nature and circumstance, Whitman’s happenings and specifically American Moon developed from a series of sketches, watercolors and fragmented captions and verbal notation rather than a fixed “script.” For Whitman, time was and “is something material,” to be stretched and teased, as a generator of lived experience. A three-dimensional abstraction collaged from found material and the collaborative engagement of performers and audience. This is a restaging of American Moon over the course of two evenings, featuring a recreation of Whitman’s original set, and engaging a new generation of New York-based performers, including Lizzi Bougatsos, Patrick Gallagher, Morgan Griffin, Miguel Angel Guzman, John Hoobyar, and Raymond Pinto. Working with this contemporary cast, Whitman chooses to return to his seminal “story” to connect the history of the Happenings with the contemporary need and desire for experiential culture. The tidemarks of activity from the performances, along with Whitman’s original notes and drawings. will be on view as a physical exhibition. Start times: 6pm, 8pm
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Performances, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, American Moon: Seminal Performance Art

Opening Reception | Carolina Aranibar-Fernández: Agua entre la metalurgia (Water in Between Metallurgy)


A solo exhibition by San Francisco-based artist Carolina Aranibar-Fernández. The exhibition builds upon the artist’s ongoing practice that addresses the geopolitical concerns of exploitation. Through works that incorporate processes of etching, sewing, stitching, cutting, and printing, Aranibar-Fernández seeks to deconstruct complex movements of resources on a global scale. Utilizing the language of maps, charts, and aerial topographies, Agua entre la metalurgia repositions seemingly neutral tools of knowledge and information that are often seeded with the biases of colonialism and imperialist power. Instead of rendering her works in pen and paper or vector and screen, Aranibar-Fernández constructs them with copper, sequins, silver thread, and embroidery, the latter repurposed from shawls worn by Aymara women in Bolivia, where she was born and raised. In materially referencing the dynamics of natural resource control and the invisible labor embedded in global trade, the works provoke a consideration of exploitation that simultaneously centers land, labor, and—crucially—people. “These works, at points disquieting in their glittering opulence,” writes exhibition mentor Alana Hernandez, “underscore the ongoing threat of colonization, genocide, and displacement faced by indigenous populations.”
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Opening Receptions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Carolina Aranibar-Fern&aacute;ndez: Agua entre la metalurgia (Water in Between Metallurgy)

Book Discussion | The Questionable Ones: Micro-Fictions from Switzerland


With quirky humor and wry insight, Swiss author Judith Keller’s micro-fictions unravel the fabric of daily life. She delves into the aporia of language by taking idiomatic expressions literally, unpacking the multiple meanings of words, and confounding expectations. Seven Zurich tram stops provide the framework for these familiar yet absurd portraits of passers-by, fellow passengers on the tram, the unemployed and the overemployed, the innocent and the suspicious, young mothers and confused elderly. The reader is taken on a journey through the city and offered glimpses of people going more or less successfully about their lives. These deceptively banal glimpses, however, show us more than we expect—they turn the lens back on us, puncture our complacency and ask, ‘Who are you to judge?’   Author Judith Keller will read, followed by a conversation with translator Tess Lewis. In The Questionable Ones, Judith Keller offers a collection of lively snapshots of life in Zurich that reveal the extraordinary lurking inside the ordinary and the ordinary at the core of the extraordinary.
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Book Discussions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, The Questionable Ones: Micro-Fictions from Switzerland

Book Discussion | The Value of Art: A Tenth-Annniversary Edition


Art dealer Michael Findlay in conversation with art historian Ágnes Berecz to celebrate the tenth anniversary of his book, a work ARTNews hailed as “one of the best books ever published on the art world” that features new material on the latest art deals, reflections on race and culture, the impact of the pandemic on the art world, and more.
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Book Discussions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, The Value of Art: A Tenth-Annniversary Edition

Opening Reception | Visual Implications: Group Show


This show explores how artists tap into our 21st century visual comprehension through gesture, symbolism, and pop-culture iconography— all deeply rooted in art historical traditions. In a flood of text messages, emails, and notifications, we have shifted our focus away from the written word, and instead, have gravitated towards a visual vocabulary of selfies, memes, and iconographic and pop culture references that signal both personal identities and worldviews, and serve as symbols of literacy and community connectedness in our rapidly developing upcycling image culture. Using the artworks of Charles Clary, Nanse Kawashima, and Cassandra Zampini, viewers are invited to flex their visual literacy by recognizing familiar gestures, symbols, and icons while contemplating the artist’s intention behind each work. When viewed together, these artworks delve into deeper conversations about the seductive power, nostalgia, and simplicity of visual communication, while also addressing the dangers, biases, and miscommunications. The show asks, "As we continue to navigate in this digital age, should we place a higher value on visual literacy? Is our society aptly weighing the Visual Implications?"
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Opening Receptions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Visual Implications: Group Show

Book Discussion | The Value of Art


Art dealer Michael Findlay in conversation with art historian Ágnes Berecz on the tenth anniversary edition of The Value of Art, a book hailed by ARTNews as “one of the best books ever published on the art world”.
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Lecture | Exploring the Ethics of Maternal Healthcare Post-Roe (online)


Speaker: Dr. Charlene Collier is a native of New Jersey that completed undergraduate and medical school at Brown University in Rhode Island. Passionate about improving maternal health, she obtained a Master of Public Health degree from the Harvard School of Public Health before completing residency at Yale. Collier completed the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program at Yale after residency where she earned a Master of Health Science. She currently holds a joint position with UMMC and the State Department of Health where she leads initiatives to improve maternal and infant health. Collier sits on the Committee for Obstetrics Practice for the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, is an Executive Committee Member of the National Network of Perinatal Quality Collaboratives and a Board Member for the National Institute for Children's Health Quality.  
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Lectures, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Exploring the Ethics of Maternal Healthcare Post-Roe (online)

Film | American Movie (1999): Documentary on the Film Business


Documentary about an aspiring filmmaker's attempts to finance his dream project by finally completing the low-budget horror film he abandoned years before. Director: Chris Smith 107 min.
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6:30 pm
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Films, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, American Movie (1999): Documentary on the Film Business

Opening Reception | Andrew Hutner & Jarid Blue: WOAH!


Andrew Hutner is a conceptual performance artist. Through the use of sculpture, painting, and improvisational happenings, his work encapsulates the theater of masculinity. In a recent month-long residency, Hutner created “generative performance art” by collaborating with his audience. For this project, which is best described as “art-making meets social experiment,” spectators threw paintballs while he worked on two paintings. Participants could choose either “conflict” (throw paint at him) or “collaboration” (aim for the canvas). Hutner continually expands his practice to involve communal outreach and collaborative artistic innovation. He currently facilitates weekly “Art Night” gatherings based out of his Chelsea studio where fellow artists are invited to network and co-create. Jarid Blue’s installation series, “Light Baths,” opens a rare window into the relationship between our consciousness and the bodies we inhabit. Blue offers a safe space to empower the subject in shedding societal expectations and embracing their own beauty by photographing them under original designs of projected light. The series is an exploration into multidisciplinary forms of portraiture in a powerful and personal nature. “Light Baths” seeks to shift both the mindset of participant and viewer; an empowering reminder that everyone deserves to revel in their own beauty.
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Opening Receptions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Andrew Hutner & Jarid Blue: WOAH!

Film | They Survived Together (2021): Escaping the Nazi Invasion of Poland (in-person and online)


The story of the escape and survival of a family from the Nazi invasion of Poland in World War II. Director: John Rokosny 80 min. The film will be followed by a discussion with the creative team, including John Rokosny (director), Andriette Redmann (producer), and Patty Schumann (editor).
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6:30 pm
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Films, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, They Survived Together (2021): Escaping the Nazi Invasion of Poland (in-person and online)

Gallery Talk | Artist Talk: The Chance Whale


A conversation between Aike Akhigbe and artist Gwen Smith. Gwen Smith will present a set of machine learning experiments trained by creative technologist Aike Akhigbe teaching the artificial intelligence to be smarter and more inclusive when it comes to the stoke around Black women and surf culture. Prompting the computer with Smith's The Chance Whale collage paintings and polaroids made this summer during her residency Smith came up with the concept of The Beachness of Blackness from the fractured Black American perspective to the sweet the African core. The piece aims to express Black Euphoria and the depths of creativity and freedom gained from oceanic revelry.
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Jazz | Bassist and Quartet


Veteran French bassist Theo Girard joins the Mobke Quartet for an evening of jazz on the campus of a historic university.
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6:30 pm
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Concerts, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Bassist and Quartet

Book Discussion | Examining Racial Bias


Racial Innocence: Unmasking Latino Anti-Black Bias and the Struggle for Equality is described as the first comprehensive book about anti-Black bias in the Latino community that unpacks the misconception that Latinos are “exempt” from racism due to their ethnicity and multicultural background. Join Racial Innocence author Tanya Katerí Hernández, law professor and comparative race relations for a conversation with Deule Ross, Senior Counsel for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. Tanya Katerí Hernández is an internationally recognized comparative race law expert and a professor of law at Fordham University School of Law, where she teaches anti-discrimination law, comparative employment discrimination, and critical race theory. A Fulbright scholar, Princeton and Rutgers fellow, Hernández is the author of multiple books, including Multiracials and Civil Rights: Mixed-Race Stories of Discrimination. Deuel Ross is a Senior Counsel & Director of Professional Development at the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund. In that role, he uses litigation and advocacy to ensure equal access to educational opportunities and the political process for people of color.
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Book Discussion | Black and Female: Essays (online)


Tsitsi Dangarembga is a Zimbabwean novelist, playwright, filmmaker, and political activist. Her 1988 debut novel, Nervous Conditions, was the first novel to be published in English by a Black woman from Zimbabwe and was recognized by the BBC in 2018 as one of the top 100 books that have shaped the world. Her 2020 Booker Prize-shortlisted novel, This Mournable Body, completed the trilogy that began with Nervous Conditions, tracing the life of a rural girl from her childhood in colonial Zimbabwe to her adulthood in a country repressed by political elites.
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Film | Oleg: The Oleg Vidov Story (2021): Soviet Actor's Travails


Oleg Vidov-one of the Soviet Union's most beloved actors-was persecuted, blacklisted and pushed to the breaking point before escaping to the West and achieving the American dream. Director: Nadia Tass Followed by a discussion with producer Joan Borsten Vidov and actor Costa Ronin.
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Films, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Oleg: The Oleg Vidov Story (2021): Soviet Actor's Travails

Discussion | Anthropocene: Invisible Changes


An introductory presentation of a cultural exchange exhibition with artists from the Czech Republic and artists from the United States presented in exchange with Galerie kritiků, Prague, Czech Republic. This presentation precedes an exhibition at the Front Room Gallery, Hudson, NY, which will open on Saturday, January 21st. The project was first introduced at the Galerie kritiku in Prague in the Summer of 2022. The exhibition, “Anthrocene - Invisible Changes” features works by Sasha Bezzubov, Pamela Longobardi, Stephen Mallon, Lucie Svoboda Mičíková, Edita Pattová, Jan Pfeiffer, Petra Gupta Valentová, Kathleen Vance  This event with include guest speakers Pamela Longobardi, Stephen Mallon, Petra Gupta Valentová, and Kathleen Vance. With introductory remarks by Petra Gupta Valentová and Kathleen Vance.
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Discussions, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Anthropocene: Invisible Changes

Screening | Universal Lens Film Festival Replay (online)


Catch a replay of all 10 selected short films and the premiere of Blended City's Pokeno. Don't miss the last chance to vote for the audience choice award.    
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Concert | Brass Ensemble Performance


John Sheppard, conductor
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Concert | Colombian Accordionist Upends the Sounds of Cumbia


Colombian singer and accordionist Gregorio Uribe returns for the release of his third album Hombre absurdo (Absurd Man). With his latest album, Uribe decided to focus on writing music next to his life-long companion; the accordion. In his everlasting search for a unique personal sound, he has gone beyond the familiar vallenato to explore the unrecognized rhythms of "sabanero" accordion. The infectious grooves of cumbia, paseaito and pasebol are tinged by Cuban timba, Puerto Rican bomba and Dominican merengue, reinforcing the artist's love of Afro-latin music. His passion for rhythm and harmony is only matched by his admiration of great literature and philosophical works. Echoes of Dostoevsky and Kierkegaard mingle with the sounds of rural Colombia in a manner that we could only deem as "Existential Cumbia".
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Concerts, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Colombian Accordionist Upends the Sounds of Cumbia

Comedy Club | Bomb Shelter Comedy Show


Bomb Shelter is a free weekly comedy show in New York City where you'll find some of the best comedians performing. Expect free pizza.
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Classical Music | Piano Works by Bartok, Chopin, and Tchaikovsky (In Person and Online)


Adam Jackson, Piano; Daisy Sun, Piano. Program: Bela Bartok (1881 - 1945) Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion Frederic Chopin (1810 - 1849) Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840 - 1893) Piano Concerto No. 1 In B-flat minor, Op. 23
   New York City, NY; NYC
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Concerts, January 19, 2023, 01/19/2023, Piano Works by Bartok, Chopin, and Tchaikovsky (In Person and Online)
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