Events

Eyes of the World

with authors Marc Aronson & Marina Budhos

Sunday, April 30 — 4:00 pm

Robert Capa and Gerda Taro were young Jewish refugees, idealistic and in love. As photographers in the 1930s, they set off to capture their generation’s most important struggle—the fight against fascism. They brought a human face to war with their iconic shots of a loving couple resting, a wary orphan, and, always, more and more refugees—people driven from their homes by bombs, guns, and planes.

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Night Night, Groot

with author Brendan Deneen

Saturday, May 6 — 11:00 am

It’s been a long day for baby Groot and he’s ready to be tucked in for bed. Just as his eyes start to close, Rocket Raccoon bursts onto the scene! Groot can’t go to sleep yet, there’s a whole galaxy that needs to be defended and they must work together to save the day! Then maybe, just maybe, Groot will finally get the rest he deserves!

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Wherever You Go, There They Are

with bestselling author Annabelle Gurwitch

Monday, May 8 — 7:30 pm

A hysterically funny and slyly insightful new collection of essays from New York Times bestselling author Annabelle Gurwitch, about her own family of scam artists and hucksters, as well as the sisterhoods, temporary tribes, communities, and cults who have become surrogates along the way. Wherever You Go, There They Are is a provocative treatise on the importance and insanity of family.

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The Women Who Made New York

with author Julie Scelfo

Tuesday, May 23 — 7:30 pm

The Women Who Made New York reveals the untold stories of the phenomenal women who made New York City the cultural epicenter of the world. Many were revolutionaries and activists, like Zora Neale Hurston and Audre Lorde. Others were icons and iconoclasts, like Fran Lebowitz and Grace Jones.

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Global Citizenship Education

with author William Gaudelli

Tuesday, May 30 — 7:30 pm

Global Citizenship Education addresses the intersection of globalization, education and programmatic efforts to prepare young people to live in a more interdependent, complex and fragile world. The book explores topics such as sustainability education, cultural diversity, and human rights education, offering critical insights into how these facets of GCE are interpreted around the world.

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