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Featured Events

Parsons Fine Arts Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Salman Toor
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 7:00 pm

Salman Toor’s figurative paintings vary in scale and style, ranging in subject from Art History, Queer Culture, and Post-Colonialism. Toor has had several...

West African Music by the Leni Stern Trio with David Racanelli
Thursday, February 21, 2019 5:00 pm

The Contemporary Music department at Lang invites The New School community to a concert in conjunction with the African guitar seminar taught by David...

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Ruff Cuts 4
Friday, February 22, 2019 7:00 pm

Produced by graduate students in the School of Media Studies, RUFF CUTS is a series of screening sessions for undergraduate and graduate Media Studies...

MECHANISM: Synthetic Biology
Monday, February 25, 2019 7:00 pm

A weekly seminar series hosted by the BioDesign Challenge Seminar. This week's speakers include Ronnie Almonte and Ronald Koder. Ronnie Almonte will be...

Mannes Sounds festival: Lecture by Elena Sorokina - "The Piano Duet in the Era of Romanticism"
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 12:00 pm

An extraordinary opportunity for connoisseurs of great music and young talent. An outstanding artist of today Elena Sorokina, Professor and Chair of the...

General Public

Cave Canem: Poets on Craft
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 6:30 pm

With Terri Ellen Cross Davis and Melissa Castillo Planas. Moderated by Elizabeth Bryant. Elizabeth Bryant is a poetry and prose writer from Minnesota. She...

Becoming Humanitarian: The Making of an ICRC Delegate
Thursday, February 28, 2019 6:00 pm

What makes a humanitarian? Is it an individual’s altruistic motivations to come to the help of distant suffering others or instead simply one’s contractual...

Masterclass - Jennifer Koh, Violin
Saturday, March 2, 2019 3:00 pm

Featuring renowned violinist Jennifer Koh, this special event provides music lovers with a rare opportunity to witness the interaction between gifted...

General Public

CANCELLED: An Evening with Laura van den Berg
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 6:30 pm

Laura van den Berg is the author of two short story collections and two novels, most recently The Third Hotel. Her honors include the Bard Fiction Prize, the...

An Evening with Ayad Akhtar
Tuesday, March 12, 2019 6:30 pm

Ayad Akhtar (playwright) was born in New York City and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He is a novelist and author of American Dervish, published in over 20...