Core Conversations

Inspired by our ongoing exhibition New York at Its Core, which chronicles New York City's 400-year history from a striving Dutch village to today's "Capital of the World," this ongoing series of lectures, talks, and tours features the city's most original and expert thinkers as they engage with the Core exhibition's four guiding themes: money, density, diversity, and creativity.

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Talks Wednesday, April 25, 7:00pm

Steeped in History: Museums and Identity

A conversation with Dr. Lonnie Bunch of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, Michael Glickman of the Museum of Jewish Heritage, and David Rubenstein of The Carlyle Group.
Talks Wednesday, May 23, 6:30pm

New York’s Big Comeback

Former deputy mayor Daniel Doctoroff and esteemed New York Times reporter Charles Bagli discuss New York’s economic resurgence following 9/11.
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