Talks

Talks & Literary Events

 
 
Sep 12—Dec 13, 2012
 

Engage with adventurous artists, audiences, and ideas.

 
 
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Artist Talks
Ideas
Artist Talks
ECLIPSE
Fri, Sep 7 at 6pm (pre-show, 45min)
Miriam
Thu, Sep 13
The Channel
Fri, Sep 21
Lighthouse/Lightning Rod and Griot New York (excerpts)
Fri, Sep 28
Paris Commune
Fri, Oct 5
ELSEWHERE
Fri, Oct 19
The Loves of Pharaoh
Fri, Oct 19
Ideas
Artist Talks
HOUSE / DIVIDED
Thu, Oct 25
red, black and GREEN: a blues
Fri, Nov 2
DanceMotionUSA (sm)
Fri, Nov 16
Untrained
Fri, Nov 30
And lose the name of action
Thu, Dec 6
love fail
Fri, Dec 7
Ideas
Artist Talks
Faust: A Love Story
Thu, Dec 13
Timber
Fri, Dec 14
PAST EVENTS
Talks
Iconic Artist Talk: Philip Glass
 

Legendary composer Philip Glass reflects on his extraordinary artistic legacy at BAM.

Wed, Sep 12, 2012
Iconic Artists
 
 
Literary
Andrew Zolli with Malcolm Gladwell and Jad Abumrad
 

Andrew Zolli is joined by bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell to discuss resilience.

Tue, Sep 18, 2012
 
 
Talks
On Truth (and Lies) in Conversation
 

Paul Holdengräber joins Simon Critchley to examine the art of conversation.

Sun, Sep 23, 2012
 
 
Free
Talks
On Truth (and Lies) in Art
 

Simon Critchley discusses truth and illusion in art.

Thu, Sep 27, 2012
Limited Tickets Remain
 
 
Literary
Orhan Pamuk
 

The official New York launch of Orhan Pamuk's newly translated second novel, Silent House.

Tue, Oct 16, 2012
 
 
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On Truth (and Lies) in Literature
 

Celebrated author Tom McCarthy joins Simon Critchley to discuss truth in literature.

Thu, Oct 18, 2012
 
 
Talks
Iconic Artist Talk: Pina Bausch Legacy
 

The Pina Bausch Foundation and members of Tanztheater Wuppertal discuss Bausch's legacy.

Thu, Oct 25, 2012
Iconic Artists
 
 
Talks
Next Wave Talk: On Ionesco
 

Edward Albee, Israel Horovitz, and more discuss Ionesco and the absurdist sensibility.

Fri, Oct 5, 2012
 
 
Free
Talks
Next Wave Talk: On Shakespeare's Rome
 

Acclaimed scholar and Columbia professor James Shapiro delves into Shakespeare's Rome.

Sat, Nov 17, 2012
 
 
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Next Wave Talk: On Chekhov
 

Russian-American writers discuss Chekhov's influence in today's literary landscape.

Sun, Nov 18, 2012
 
 
Literary
Gary Shteyngart Roast
 

Unbound hosts a Friars Club-style roast of Gary Shteyngart.

Tue, Nov 20, 2012
 
 
Literary
Brooklyn Literary Mash-Up
 

A celebration of the multifarious literary voices of Brooklyn over the past 150 years.

Mon, Dec 10, 2012
 
 
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On Truth (and Lies) in Greek Tragedy
 

Legendary director Anne Bogart joins Simon Critchley to discuss truth in tragedy.

Thu, Dec 13, 2012