The Future of New York: The 2020 Robert B. Silvers Lecture
At the close of one of the city’s most challenging years, contributors Molly Crabapple, Deborah Eisenberg, Michael Greenberg, and Hari Kunzru discussed a future of resilience and renewal for New York, moderated by senior editor Jana Prikryl.
December 8, 2020
The Power of the Critic
On September 23, 2019, The New York Review of Books and David Zwirner Books hosted “The Power of the Critic,” the first in a four-part series of public talks bringing together leading writers, artists, and thinkers to explore the role of power within the cultural sphere.
November 9, 2019
What’s Wrong with the Economy—and with Economics?
On March 14–15, 2015, The New York Review of Books Foundation, Fritt Ord, and the Dan David Prize held a conference, “What’s Wrong with the Economy—and with Economics?” at Scandinavia House in New York. We are pleased to present the following video footage of the event.
March 29, 2015
Philosophy as a Humanist Discipline
On June 22, 2013, The New York Review held a conference to celebrate its fiftieth anniversary and to honor the lives, work, and legacy of Isaiah Berlin, Stuart Hampshire and Bernard Williams. We are pleased to present an audio record of this event.
August 15, 2013