La Maison Française will host François Noudelmann, in conversation with writers Abdellah Taïa and Ananda Devi, a lecture by Catherine Turocy, with dance demonstrations by members of New York Baroque Dance Company, and the Black Experience in French Cinema Film Festival and Conference, among other events.
The Creative Writing Program’s Spring 2019 Reading Series concludes with events featuring Deborah Eisenberg (April 4), Ilya Kaminsky (April 11), and Edmund White (May 2), among others.
Kieran Setiya, a professor of philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, will deliver the 2019 New York Institute of Philosophy Biennial Lecture, “Public Philosophy,” on Fri., April 5.
The ACLU’s James Esseks will deliver “Reflecting on LGBTQ Rights—Past, Present, and Future,” NYU’s Annual Irving H. Jurow Lecture, on Mon., April 8.
Author Jeffrey Eugenides will read and discuss “Pink Belly,” a work-in-progress essay about parental expectations and gender roles within the family, on Wed., April 3.
NYU will host Leif Andersson, a scientist at Sweden’s Uppsala University, for “How Darwin’s Finches and Atlantic Herring Genetically Adapt to Their Environment,” its annual Darwin Lecture, on Friday, March 22.
The Asian/Pacific/American Institute will host events in March centering on migration, refugees, and the politics of sanctuary.
The Creative Writing Program’s Spring 2019 Reading Series continues in March with events featuring Gary Shteyngart (March 7), Brenda Hillman (March 8), and Morgan Parker (March 14)
Historian David Levering Lewis, a two-time Pulitzer-Prize-winning author, will discuss the legacy of businessman-turned-presidential-candidate Wendell Willkie on Tues., March 5.