This spring, LIVE from NYPL is hosting an extraordinary lineup of distinguished writers, artists, and scholars including Heather Cox Richardson, Christian McBride, and Lyn Slater.

Register for free tickets now for the events below, and stay tuned throughout the spring as tickets become available for each event.

Accessibility Notes

  • Transcripts will be provided.
  • ASL interpretation is available upon request. Please submit your request at least two weeks in advance by emailing A pre-filled Gmail template is available by clicking here.
  • Any media will be accompanied by alt text to reference before the program or by audio description.


Event Information


Press Inquiries

  • Please send all press inquiries (photo, video, interviews, audio-recording, etc.) at least 24 hours before the day of the program to


Thank You

LIVE from NYPL is made possible by the support of Library patrons and friends, as well as by the continuing generosity of Celeste Bartos, Mahnaz Ispahani Bartos and Adam Bartos, and the Margaret and Herman Sokol Public Education Endowment Fund.