Steeped in History: Museums and Identity

A conversation with Lonnie Bunch of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Michael Glickman of the Museum of Jewish Heritage, and philanthropist David Rubenstein.

Satchmo in the Studio

Join us for the first public screening of the only known film of Louis Armstrong in the studio.

Writing the City

Jay McInerney and Garnette Cadogan discuss writing in and about New York City.

New York at Its Core: The Archaeology

Leading archaeologists share their latest subterranean findings and explore what they reveal about the lives of previous generations of New Yorkers.

From Photography to Film Noir: Stanley Kubrick’s Early Career

Examine two of Kubrick’s earliest works, “Day of the Fight” and “Killer’s Kiss,” in this screening and talkback.

Events

Talks Wednesday, April 25, 7:00pm

Steeped in History: Museums and Identity

A conversation with Lonnie Bunch of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Michael Glickman of the Museum of Jewish Heritage, and philanthropist David Rubenstein.

Talks Thursday, April 26, 7:00pm

The Subway

Joseph Lhota, Chairman of the MTA, and transportation advocate Veronica Vanterpool discuss what can be done to ensure the future success of New York City’s sprawling subway system.

Special Events Tuesday, May 1, 6:30pm

The Eighth Annual Clara Lemlich Awards

The Lemlich Awards honor women who have been working for the larger good their entire lives, in the tradition of those who sparked so many reforms in the aftermath of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire over one hundred years ago.

Talks Thursday, May 3, 7:00pm

Writing the City

Jay McInerney and Garnette Cadogan discuss writing in and about New York City.