brooklyn Wed, Oct 09, 2013, 2:00 pm
This session will discuss the novel "Salvage the Bones" by Jesmyn Ward.
Brooklyn Wed, Oct 09, 2013, 6:30 pm
Peter Lorre steals the show in a film that is often credited for being the first true ‘film noir’ of the noir period.
bronx Wed, Oct 02, 2013, 10:00 am
Photographs can become powerful records of inner life when taken over time and combined in different sequences. Using Wave Hill’s beautiful fall landscape, participants work closely with artist Benjamin Swett to explore the ways photographs can capture and record the photographer’s personal experience of nature. Sessions combine outdoor photography and ...
Manhattan Wed, Oct 09, 2013, 6:00 pm
Until the early 1900s tuberculosis, or consumption, was the leading cause of death in New York City. Cathey Falvo, MD, MPH, will discuss why it was so deadly then and why the risk of a major recurrence in the U.S. still exists today, despite our knowledge of the nature of ...
Manhattan Thu, Oct 10, 2013, 8:00 pm
Award-winning American theater artist Kyle deCamp’s "Urban Renewal" is a meditation on perception, public policy and the significance of the buildings we live in, from a child’s rigorously unsentimental point of view.
Brooklyn Thu, Oct 10, 2013, 7:00 pm
In partnership with Guernica Magazine, four nonfiction authors and journalists explore how magazines and newspapers deal with issues of race and attract diverse voices.
Manhattan Fri, Oct 11, 2013, 7:00 pm
Poets and admirers of Harvey Shapiro (1924–2013) gather to read from his work and share memories of the man who prompted Martin Luther King, Jr. to pen the monumental “Letter from Birmingham Jail” and counted E. E. Cummings, George Oppen, and Louis Zukofsky among his friends.