HISTORY UNCORKED: THINK & DRINK WITH HISTORIANS

Enjoy a glass of wine after school in the company of world-renowned historians and authors. These award-winning scholars will present their interpretations of important historical events and themes and engage participants in a lively discussion.

For more information contact professional.learning@nyhistory.org or 212-485-9256.

Spring/Summer 2015 Schedule

Think & Drink with Alice Kessler-Harris
Wednesday, March 18, 4:30-6:30pm
Join Professor Alice Kessler-Harris of Columbia University, arguably the nation’s leading women and labor historian, for a scholarly perspective on gender and the workplace in American history.

$20 per person ($15 for members)
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Think & Drink with Annette Gordon Reed
Thursday, April 16, 4:30-6:30pm
In a lecture entitled “Are We ‘the People’ – Blacks, Law, and the American Imagination,” Harvard Law Professor Annette Gordon Reed will explore the role of the black community in the formation of our nation.

$20 per person ($15 for members)
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Brian PurnellThink & Drink with Brian Purnell
Monday, May 18, 4:30-6:30pm
Join historian Brian Purnell, author of Fighting Jim Crow in the County of Kings: The Congress of Racial Equality in Brooklyn, for a local perspective on how the civil rights movement unfolded right here in New York.

$20 per person ($15 for members)
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Think & Drink with David Leopold
Tuesday, June 11, 4:30-6:30pm
In honor of our newest exhibition The Art of Al Hirschfeld, David Leopold, Archivist of the Hirschfeld Foundation, will provide a personal perspective on the life, work, and inspiration of the artist. 

$20 per person ($15 for members)
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