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MAY
29

New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu: The 2018 Kahn Humanities Lecture

Tue, May 29   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Dweck Center

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**Please note: We have reached capacity for this event and are no longer accepting reservations.

In a commissioned lecture at Brooklyn Public Library, Mayor Mitch Landrieu, the New Orleans mayor who removed the city’s Confederate statues...

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New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu: The 2018 Kahn Humanities Lecture

JUN
11

Dear America: Isolation

Mon, Jun 11   7:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Grand Army Plaza

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Dear America is a cultural initiative founded in 2017 that provides a platform for artists of all genres to express their views of America.

Dear America examines America and Isolation as part of the Democracy Lab. Artists will consider...

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Dear America: Isolation

JUN
12

Lynne Tillman and Nell Painter

Tue, Jun 12   6:30 pm to 8:00 pm   Park Slope Library

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Authors Lynne Tillman and Nell Painter discuss their newest books.

Kaleidoscopic and encyclopedic, comic, tragic, and philosophical, Tillman’s Men and Apparitions showcases Lynne Tillman not only as a brilliantly original novelist...

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Lynne Tillman and Nell Painter

JUN
15

Mike Reiss on The Simpsons at 30

Fri, Jun 15   7:00 pm to 8:30 pm   Grand Army Plaza

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As part of BPL Presents’s Democracy Lab in the Spacebuster at Grand Army Plaza, four-time Emmy winner Mike Reiss shares stories, secrets and scandals from his thirty years writing for The Simpsons. The raucous program examines the show’s use of...

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Mike Reiss on The Simpsons at 30

JUN
27

Meet Nelson Mandela’s family, authors of the new book Grandad Mandela

Wed, Jun 27   6:00 pm to 7:00 pm   Central Library

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Join us for this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet Nelson Mandela’s grandson and Director of The Mandela Legacy Zondwa Mandela and his children, the co-authors of this book, Zazi (age 8) and Ziwelene (age 6). 

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Meet Nelson Mandela’s family, authors of the new book Grandad Mandela

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