The NEW CITY: Navigating the Future, a How-To

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What is the city you dream of? A   G A T H E R I N G   of leading innovators, thinkers, artistic visionaries — and you — to solve problems […]

Between the Lines: Communings of the Spirit

Online NY

PART OF BETWEEN THE LINES: AUTHOR CONVERSATIONS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JTS An online discussion with Dr. Mel Scult Monday, December 7, 7:30 p.m. ET Mordecai M. Kaplan, the founder […]

Fareed Zakaria’s Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World

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ISERP Series: The History and Future of Planetary Threats Fareed Zakaria discusses his new book: Ten Lessons for the Post-Pandemic World In conversation with Wilmot James, Lawrence Stanberry, and Anya […]

The Year in Jazz: A Critics Roundtable

Zoom, NY

The Year in Jazz: A Critics Roundtable Special Event This event will take place online in ZOOM.  You must RSVP to receive the ZOOM link.  Three leading music critics representing a range of perspectives and publications will converge in this annual critics’ roundtable, hosted and moderated by Nate Chinen, author, former music critic at The New York Times and current Director […]

Hubert Harrison: A Harlem Radical’s Struggle for Equality

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Join the Lehman Center for American History and Columbia University Press to celebrate the publication of "Hubert Harrison: The Struggle for Equality, 1918–1927", the final volume of Jeffrey B. Perry's magisterial study of the once-forgotten figure known as the Father of Harlem Radicalism. With Panelists Jeffrey B. Perry and Brent Hayes Edwards. Moderated by Thai […]

‘Text’: New Genre Cinema and New Media

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This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar and streamed via YouTube Live. Please join the Harriman Institute and the Russian Film Club at Columbia University for a discussion with Nancy Condee, Stephen Norris, and Dusty Wilmes about the 2019 Russian thriller Text. This event is part of our Contemporary Culture Series. Klim Shipenko’s Text (2019) is a rare case […]

Kekst Graduate School: Conversation With Dean Amy Kalmanofsky

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THE IMPACT OF A KEKST EDUCATION Wednesday, December 9, 7:00-8:00 p.m. ET At JTS, students engage with classical and contemporary texts central to Jewish religion, history, and identity. The Gershon Kekst Graduate School offers a rich array of Jewish Studies programs and degree opportunities that nurture a student's ability to engage critically with texts and artifacts in […]

Writing Lives: Nueva America

Online NY

In the first event of the Writing Lives series, Eduardo Halfon will be in conversation with Professor of Anthropology Claudio Lomnitz and Mark Mazower. They will discuss the challenges and complexities of recasting family experience as history and literature through the prism of their experiences as writers and researchers, bringing to life deeply personal stories of exile, displacement and resettlement across the twentieth […]

“The Parallels between Art, Design, Culture + Tech” with Michele Washington

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Presented by the Columbia University School of Professional Studies and Office of Government and Community Affairs. Join Bundles Community Scholar Michele Washington for a discussion about BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color) creative thinkers and the intersections of how they work. She will also address areas that overlap with other disciplines, as well as […]

Maria Stepanova: Poetry and Prose

Online NY

This event will be held virtually as a Zoom webinar and streamed via YouTube Live. There will be no in-person event. Click here to register & access live stream links. Please join us for an event with poet, essayist, and journalist Maria Stepanova. Moderated by Professor Mark Lipovetsky. Maria Stepanova is a poet, essayist, journalist and the […]

Doing Business with NYC Government | Riverside Men’s Class

Online NY

Saturday, December 12 • 11:00 am ET Join The Riverside Church Men’s Class for a virtual presentation on Doing Business with New York City Government with Jennifer Geiling, Director of the Mayor’s Office of Contract Services. This class will share information on how to participate in the billions of dollars of contracts given out every […]