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New York Times @ The New School: Overlooked but Not Forgotten

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 7:00 pm

The Auditorium, Room A106, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011

This event will also be livestreamed here.

Attend a live event about some extraordinary women of the past who are getting Times obituaries for the first time. The “Overlooked” series uses Times obits, widely recognized for their masterful storytelling, to bring you closer to women of noteworthy achievement and the journalistic craft that now celebrates them.

This special event marks the launch of “Overlooked,” moderated by Times gender editor Jessica Bennett, critic at large Amanda Hess and national reporter covering immigration, Caitlin Dickerson. The new obits will be read on-stage by Laurie AndersonJustin Vivian BondSarah Jessica ParkerEsperanza SpaldingAmber Tamblyn.

Sponsored by The New York Times in collaboration with The New School.

Admission: $35 for the general public here.

A limited number of New School tickets are available here for students, faculty, staff, and alumni only using your New School email address as proof of your eligibility.  You must show your New School ID card at the door to receive your ticket. Tickets are first come, first serve. No exceptions.


Photo credit: Courtesy of The New York Times.

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