Muhammad Yunus with Jeffrey Sachs: New Economics of Selflessness

25 Sep 19:00 - 21:00 25 Sep 19:00 - 21:00 - New York New York
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Become a Friend of the Library for pre-sale access from August 11-13 and 20 off tickets! http:/on.nypl.org/fbpresale The Nobel Prize winning economist, hailed as the banker to...   More info

The New Education: Cathy Davidson with William P. Kelly

26 Sep 18:30 - 20:00 26 Sep 18:30 - 20:00 - New York New York
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REGISTER TO ATTEND: http:/on.nypl.org/2uIaHLT A leading educational thinker argues that the American university is stuck in the past and shows how we can transform it for our era...   More info

The Mountain: Paul Yoon and Katie Raissian

28 Sep 19:00 - 20:00 28 Sep 19:00 - 20:00 - New York New York
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Paul Yoon and Katie Raissian discuss Yoon's story collection, The Mountain. These six stories, following migrants and survivors across continents and eras, explore movement...   More info

Greater Gotham: Mike Wallace with Jelani Cobb

03 Oct 18:30 - 20:00 03 Oct 18:30 - 20:00 - New York New York
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REGISTER TO ATTEND: http:/on.nypl.org/2fF3wl2 Pulitzer Prize winning historian Mike Wallace returns with the second volume of his immersive history of New York City. Nearly...   More info

Nasty Women

04 Oct 18:30 - 20:00 04 Oct 18:30 - 20:00 - New York New York
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The new essay collection Nasty Women: Feminism, Resistance, and Revolution in Trump's America, features original contributions from 23 leading feminist writers. Its co-editors and...   More info

Van Jones: Beyond the Messy Truth

10 Oct 19:00 - 21:00 10 Oct 19:00 - 21:00 - New York New York
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Become a Friend of the Library for pre-sale access from August 11-13 and 20 off tickets! http:/on.nypl.org/fbpresale CNN political contributor Van Jones has been hailed as one...   More info

What She Ate: Laura Shapiro and Francine Prose

11 Oct 19:00 - 20:00 11 Oct 19:00 - 20:00 - New York New York
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Laura Shapiro and Francine Prose talk about Shapiro’s new book, What She Ate: Six Remarkable Women and the Food that Tells Their Stories. The six women Shapiro writes about are...   More info

The WPA Photographs of Lewis Hine: Judith Gutman & Sean Wilentz

12 Oct 18:30 - 20:00 12 Oct 18:30 - 20:00 - New York New York
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REGISTER NOW: http:/on.nypl.org/2vCIHu9 Photographic historian Judith Mara Gutman and acclaimed historian Sean Wilentz explore the work produced for the WPA by pioneering social...   More info

The World of Tomorrow: Brendan Mathews

17 Oct 18:30 - 20:30 17 Oct 18:30 - 20:30 - New York New York
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In an exhilarating debut novel set during the 1939 40 World’s Fair, three brothers are caught up in a whirlwind week of love, blackmail, and betrayal culminating in an...   More info

5th Annual Wine Tasting Gala

18 Oct 18:00 - 21:00 18 Oct 18:00 - 21:00 - New York New York
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The Art of Literature is not the only refined element drawing Real Estate Professionals to The New York Public Library this October. Its the Art of Wine Tasting that's making...   More info

Mariposas Nocturnas: Emmet Gowin and Joel Smith

18 Oct 18:30 - 20:00 18 Oct 18:30 - 20:00 - New York New York
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REGISTER TO ATTEND: http:/on.nypl.org/2uIacl2 Renowned photographer Emmet Gowin and curator Joel Smith discuss Gowin's new book, Mariposas Nocturnas, a dazzling document of his...   More info

Anne Applebaum and John Podhoretz discuss Red Famine

25 Oct 18:30 - 21:30 25 Oct 18:30 - 21:30 - New York New York
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Anne Applebaum and Commentary magazine editor John Podhoretz discuss the Ukrainian Famine and its consequences...   More info

20th Annual October Ball

28 Oct 21:00 - 29 Oct 00:00 28 Oct 21:00 - 29 Oct 00:00 - New York New York
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For 20 years, October Ball has attracted thousands of young professionals in Manhattan's international social scene as a premier event supporting New York's at-risk youth through...   More info

Wayfinding: Teresita Fernández

08 Nov 18:30 - 20:00 08 Nov 18:30 - 20:00 - New York New York
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REGISTER TO ATTEND: http:/on.nypl.org/2vVCOer To celebrate the release of her new visually arresting book, Wayfinding, artist Teresita Fernández takes the stage with scholar...   More info

Daniel Mendelsohn with Rebecca Mead: Fathers, Heroes, Sons

15 Nov 19:00 - 21:00 15 Nov 19:00 - 21:00 - New York New York
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Become a Friend of the Library for pre-sale access from August 11-13 and 20 off tickets! http:/on.nypl.org/fbpresale When Daniel Mendelsohn’s father, Jay, enrolled in his son's...   More info

Jonathan Taplin and Franklin Foer: Our Cornered Culture

16 Nov 19:00 - 21:00 16 Nov 19:00 - 21:00 - New York New York
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Become a Friend of the Library for pre-sale access from August 11-13 and 20 off tickets! http:/on.nypl.org/fbpresale In his new book World Without Mind, author and correspondent...   More info

The World Broke in Two: Bill Goldstein with Margo Jefferson

29 Nov 18:30 - 20:00 29 Nov 18:30 - 20:00 - New York New York
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The founder of the New York Times books website charts the intersecting lives of Virginia Woolf, T. S. Eliot, D. H. Lawrence, and E. M. Forster in 1922, the year that modernism...   More info

Naomi Klein and Martin Breum: Arctic Imagination

05 Dec 19:00 - 21:00 05 Dec 19:00 - 21:00 - New York New York
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Become a Friend of the Library for pre-sale access from August 11-13 and 20 off tickets! http:/on.nypl.org/fbpresale The Arctic Imagination project is a brainstorm across the...   More info

Cartoon County: Cullen Murphy

13 Dec 18:30 - 20:30 13 Dec 18:30 - 20:30 - New York New York
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The Vanity Fair editor-at-large reconstructs the poignant history of the cartoonists and illustrators from the Connecticut School. For a period of about fifty years, right in the...   More info

Masha Gessen: The Stories of a Life

18 Dec 19:00 - 21:00 18 Dec 19:00 - 21:00 - New York New York
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Become a Friend of the Library for pre-sale access from August 11-13 and 20 off tickets! http:/on.nypl.org/fbpresale The award-winning journalist and author Masha Gessen delivers...   More info


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