Events: Readings and Talks
This inaugural lecture is designed as an introduction to the reading of Serge’s Memoirs of a Revolutionary, the complete English translation of which has just been published by NYRB.More Information
Join two eminent writers and experts on the Middle East, Yasmine el Rashidi and Michael Walzer, as they seek to illuminate these vexed political circumstances with an eye toward what the future portends.More Information
Category: Readings and Talks
To mark the publication of his latest collection of review-essays, Waiting for the Barbarians, Daniel Mendelsohn discusses the ethics and pleasures of reviewing with John Freeman, editor of the prestigious literary magazine Granta.More Information
Stephen Ruddy, director of Upright Citizens Brigade’s “Gravid Water,” directs a performance of select scenes from Raymond Kennedy’s darkly comic 1991 novel, recently reprinted by NYRB Classics.More Information
The show's opening reception will be preceded by two panel discussions, one on the legacy of the 1913 Armory Show, and the other on perception and art in the digital age.