Events at BPL

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Because of Sex: One Law, Ten Cases, and Fifty Years That Changed American Women's Lives at Work Thursday, June 2, 2016 7:00 pm
Central Library, Trustees' Room Start Here ›

Featured Event
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 7:30 pm
Central Library, Dweck Center

CO-PRESENTED WITH n+1: Authors Patrick Iber and Karen Paget discuss the Cultural Cold War, the CIA’s attempt to champion left-wing cultural movements and student unions during the Cold War. During the Cold War, left-wing Latin American artists...

Featured Event
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 7:30 pm
Central Library, Dweck Center

In The Soho Press Book of '80s Short Fiction, editor Dale Peck offers readers a fresh take on a seminal period in American history, when Ronald Reagan was president, the Cold War was rushing to its conclusion, and literature was searching for...

Featured Event
Friday, June 10, 2016 7:00 pm
Central Library, Dweck Center

Leading art critics join in lively debate about current exhibitions around the five boroughs. Presented in association with Artcritical. June's Review Panel (and the final for this season) features Christina Kee, Monica de la Torre, Christopher...

Featured Event
Monday, June 13, 2016 7:30 pm
Central Library, Dweck Center

A riveting, kaleidoscopic debut novel and the beginning of a major career: a novel about race, history, ancestry, love, and time that traces the descendants of two sisters torn apart in eighteenth-century Africa across three hundred years in Ghana...

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Exhibitions

The Turn of the Page, BPL Exhibition
April 14, 2016 - June 5, 2016

Book a Librarian

Kid Events

Friday, May 27, 2016

Teen Events

Friday, May 27, 2016

Adult Events

Friday, May 27, 2016