11/23/2019 12:00 PM
Kai Bird discusses new biographies with authors George Packer, Eleanor Randolph and
Kerri Greenidge at the Miami Book Fair 2019
11/19/2019 06:30 PM
Lili Anolik on Hollywood's Eve: Eve Babitz and the Secret History of L.A.
in conversation with Elizabeth Frank
11/12/2019 06:30 PM
Lawrence Weschler’s And How Are You, Dr. Sacks? is a biographical memoir of his 35-year friendship with the late neurologist and writer Oliver Sacks. Upon its publication, Weschler joins in a...
11/08/2019 06:30 PM
Former Leon Levy Fellow Eric K. Washington on Boss of the Grips: the Life of James H. Williams and the Red Caps of Grand Central Terminal, in conversation with former Leon Levy Fellow Pamela Newkirk
10/21/2019 06:30 PM
Tom Segev on A State at Any Cost: the Life of David Ben-Gurion in conversation with Avi Shilon and Kai Bird
10/15/2019 06:30 PM
Robert Caro—the two-time Pulitzer Prize–winning author of monumental biographies of Robert Moses and Lyndon Johnson— speaks about his own life and work with Kai Bird, executive director of the Leon...
09/25/2019 06:30 PM
David Nasaw — author of highly acclaimed books about Andrew Carnegie, William Randolph Hearst, and Joseph P. Kennedy — gives this year’s annual talk on writing and researching biography.
09/19/2019 06:30 PM
Ben Moser on Sontag: Her Life and Work
in conversation with Brenda Wineapple
09/17/2019 06:30 PM
Eleanor Randolph’s new book, The Many Lives of Michael Bloomberg, offers a revealing portrait of the business innovator, philanthropist, and former New York City mayor. She joins in a discussion...
08/31/2019 11:00 AM
Changemakers Panel: Andrea Barnet (Visionary Women: How Rachel Carson, Jane Jacobs, Jane Goodall and Alice Waters Changed Our World) David W. Blight (Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom) and...