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Engage with the brightest at The New York Public Library’s premier cultural series! Now celebrating 10 years, LIVE from the NYPL offers conversations with notable writers, artists, and leaders, hosted by Paul Holdengräber. Learn more about LIVE.

 

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Tickets range from $25–40. Seating is general admission. All events take place at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building. Arrive early for the best seat selection. More details.

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LIVE from the NYPL is made possible with generous support from Celeste Bartos, Mahnaz Ispahani Bartos and Adam Bartos, and the Margaret and Herman Sokol Public Education Endowment Fund. 
 
Ticket sales begin soon! Presale for Friends of the Library begins August 26; general sales open August 29.
 

Alan Cumming | Paul Holdengräber

Wednesday, September 14, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $50. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!
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Nicholson Baker

Tuesday, September 20, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $25. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Sally Mann | Paul Holdengräber

Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $40. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Mona Eltahawy

Wednesday, October 5, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $25. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Margaret Atwood

Friday, October 14, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $40. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Tim Wu | Douglas Rushkoff

Monday, October 17, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $25. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Rebecca Solnit | Joshua Jelly-Schapiro | Garnette Cadogan

Tuesday, October 18, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $25. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

T.C. Boyle | Paul Holdengräber

Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $25. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Art Spiegelman | Paul Holdengräber

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $25. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Marina Abramović

Friday, October 28, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $40. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Chris Abani | Wole Soyinka

Wednesday, November 9, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $25. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Robbie Robertson

Tuesday, November 15, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $40. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Saul Friedländer | Leon Wieseltier

Thursday, November 17, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $25. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

James McBride

Friday, November 18, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $25. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Tom Wolfe

Tuesday, November 29, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $40. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Paul Krugman: Robert B. Silvers Lecture

Tuesday, December 6, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $25. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

Michael Chabon

Wednesday, December 7, 2016, 7 - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $25. Seniors, Students, and Friends are eligible for discounts!

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