Click to search the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library Skip Navigation

The New York Public Library will be closed September 5 through September 7 in observance of Labor Day.

29th Annual Roots of American Music Festival


Stoned Soul Symposium presented in conjunction with Lincoln Center Out of Doors.

12:30 pm Michele Kort leads a discussion on Laura Nyro with panelists Felix Cavaliere, Herb Bernstein, and Shelia Weller.

2:00 pm Professor Gayle Wald, presents a talk on the landmark Soul at the Center festival (1972-1973).

3:00 pm Greg Tate moderates a discussion on Gil Scott- Heron with panelists Umar Bin Hassan (Last Poets), Carter Mathes, and Michael Coard.


Chat with a librarian now

Keep Up With NYPL Events

Subscribe to our newsletters:

NYPL Programs

NYPL Family Programs

Programs for educators:

Teaching & Learning