Public Engagement


Featured Events

2018-19 Schneider Concerts Season - Maxwell Quartet - US DEBUT
Sunday, January 20, 2019 2:00 pm

MAXWELL QUARTET - US DEBUT Program approximately 2 hours, including intermission 1st Prizewinner and Audience Prizewinner at the 9th Trondheim...

New York City Public Advocate Candidates Forum
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 6:00 pm

The job of the Public Advocate is to ensure that all New Yorkers receive the City services they deserve and have a voice in shaping the policies of our...

Travel Writing Forum: Porter Fox and Colleen Kinder
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 6:30 pm

Writers Porter Fox and Colleen Kinder read from and discuss their work. Porter Fox was born in New York and raised on the coast of Maine. His book...

Knowledge and Politics in Setting and Measuring SDGs – Launch of special issue of Global Policy Journal
Thursday, February 7, 2019 6:00 pm

The SDGs did not fall from the sky. They resulted from hard fought battles over different visions, ideas and interests about the purpose and theories of...

Antisemitism: Front and Center
Monday, February 11, 2019 6:30 pm

Is antisemitism on the rise? And if it is, how should it be addressed, enmeshed as it is in debates about Zionism, the resurgence of nationalism In Europe...

An Evening with Moyra Davey
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 6:30 pm

Moyra Davey was born in Toronto in 1958. She earned a BFA from Concordia University, Montreal, in 1982, and an MFA from the University of California San...

Poetry Forum: Alan Felsenthal and Emily Skillings
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 6:30 pm

Alan Felsenthal runs a small presse called The Song Cave. With Ben Estes, he edited A Dark Dreambox of Another Kind: The Poems of Alfred Starr Hamilton. His...

Whitney Museum Panel: Histories of the Digital Now
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 7:00 pm

Organized in conjunction with the Whitney Museum of American Art's exhibition Programmed: Rules, Codes,and Choreographies in Art, 1965–2018 (on view until...

An Evening with Durga Chew-Bose
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 6:30 pm

Durga Chew-Bose is the author of Too Much and Not The Mood (FSG, 2017). Her writing appears on websites such as Hazlitt, The Hairpin, BuzzFeed, Grantland and...

2018 The Story Prize Reading and Awards Ceremony
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 7:30 pm

The three finalists for The Story Prize, chosen from more than 70 short story collections published in 2018, will read from and discuss their work with Larry...