Announcing Our 2019 Programs

Kick off the new year with an all new lineup of talks, tastings, and performances! 

This season, hear from Pulitzer Prize-winning author Colson Whitehead, tour the abandoned hospital zone at Ellis Island, reflect on the legacy of the late, great society photographer Bill Cunningham with his former colleagues, and more! 

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For Adults Monday, January 14, 7:00pm

Call Me Madam

Reflect on how, despite their mild reputation, musicals can get political in a conversation and performance co-presented with New York City Center.
Talks Wednesday, February 6, 6:30pm

Remembering the Dead

Who is remembered, commemorated, or forgotten? Consider the complicated responses to disease with activist Avram Finkelstein and essayist Garnette Cadogan.
Films Thursday, February 7, 6:30pm

I Could Tell You 'Bout My Life

A screening of "I Could Tell You 'Bout My Life" (2018), a short film on the experience of one local teen in NYC's juvenile justice and education system.
For Adults Wednesday, February 13, 6:30pm

The Ultimate NYC Trivia Night

How well do you really know New York? Put your knowledge of the city to the test at a trivia night and happy hour co-hosted with the Gotham Center for New York City History.
Films Thursday, March 14, 6:30pm

El Pueblo Se Levanta

A screening of "El Pueblo Se Levanta" (1971), which captures the Young Lords of East Harlem in their fight against social injustice.
Films Tuesday, April 9, 6:30pm

No Vietnamese Ever Called Me Nigger

A screening of "No Vietnamese Ever Called Me Nigger" (1968), which offers an unflinching look at the righteous anger of black anti-war protesters.
For Adults Monday, April 15, 7:00pm

High Button Shoes

Hear an insider’s view on the triumphs and trials of setting the scene in this conversation and performance co-presented with New York City Center.
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