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Library Talks

By The New York Public Library

Feed your brain every Sunday with the best live conversations from The New York Public Library. An eclectic mix of voices and perspectives, Library Talks features your favorite writers and the ones you’ll love next. Hosted by NYPL live event programmer, Aidan Flax-Clark.

  1. 1.
    Stonewall 50: The Sound of Memory6/23/2019
    49:29
  2. 2.
    Before Stonewall6/16/2019
    1:00:40
  3. 3.
    Marlon James Gets Nerdy with Kevin Young6/9/2019
    54:25
  4. 4.
    A History of the Queer Press6/2/2019
    1:04:00
  5. 5.
    Erin Lee Carr and Ta-Nehisi Coates Remember David Carr5/26/2019
    54:09
  6. 6.
    How Robert Caro Writes About Power and the Powerless5/19/2019
    1:00:58
  7. 7.
    Breaking New Ground with Dr. Carla Hayden and Tracy K. Smith5/12/2019
    45:25
  8. 8.
    Jill Abramson and Jane Mayer's Insider Take on the News5/5/2019
    59:56
  1. 9.
    Eliza Griswold Uncovers the Human Cost of Fracking4/28/2019
    46:49
  2. 10.
    Shane Bauer's Undercover Reporting from Inside a Private Prison4/21/2019
    45:23
  3. 11.
    Emily Bazelon and Stacey Abrams talk Criminal Justice Reform4/14/2019
    1:17:37
  4. 12.
    Bending Reality with G. Willow Wilson4/7/2019
    52:52
  5. 13.
    Janet Napolitano Explains Homeland Security with Joe Biden3/31/2019
    1:02:39
  6. 14.
    Still Cringing After 'Cat Person'3/24/2019
    35:04
  7. 15.
    Paperback Crushin'3/17/2019
    37:47
  8. 16.
    Frankenstein: Our Dark Mirror3/10/2019
    54:05
  9. 17.
    Marilynne Robinson: Liberalism and American Tradition Pt. II3/3/2019
    46:56
  10. 18.
    Marilynne Robinson: Liberalism and American Tradition Pt. I2/24/2019
    45:07
  11. 19.
    How to Make Black Lives Matter at School2/17/2019
    53:49
  12. 20.
    Envisioning 'A People's Future of the United States'2/10/2019
    43:07
  13. 21.
    Jason Rezaian's 544 Days in an Iranian Prison2/3/2019
    45:17
  14. 22.
    The Banished Immortal1/27/2019
    53:13
  15. 23.
    Seeing and Being Seen in Sally Wen Mao's 'Oculus'1/20/2019
    44:32
  16. 24.
    Maria Popova's A Velocity of Being1/13/2019
    1:09:24
  17. 25.
    Satirizing America in 'Friday Black'1/6/2019
    41:13
  18. 26.
    The Librarian Is In with Eric Klinenberg12/30/2018
    52:10
  19. 27.
    Neil Gaiman Reads "A Christmas Carol" (Rebroadcast)12/19/2018
    1:17:33
  20. 28.
    A Reporting Life in Latin America12/16/2018
    51:55
  21. 29.
    Magical Realism with Wayétu Moore12/9/2018
    41:37
  22. 30.
    John McPhee's Album Quilt12/2/2018
    1:32:44
  23. 31.
    How Congress Really Works...Or Doesn't11/25/2018
    1:11:37
  24. 32.
    James Baldwin's Children's Book11/18/2018
    45:09
  25. 33.
    Susan Orlean's Ode to Libraries11/11/2018
    1:14:27
  26. 34.
    A History of Voter Suppression with Carol Anderson11/4/2018
    1:21:39
  27. 35.
    A Modern-day Gothic Horror Story10/28/2018
    45:13
  28. 36.
    Making Movements Intersectional10/21/2018
    55:52
  29. 37.
    Why Men Fight with Thomas Page McBee10/14/2018
    44:22
  30. 38.
    Righteous Rage with Rebecca Traister10/7/2018
    52:32
  31. 39.
    The Secret Memoir of Bill Cunningham9/30/2018
    53:41
  32. 40.
    The Elite Charade of Changing the World9/23/2018
    47:27
  33. 41.
    Looking for the Real Lolita9/16/2018
    42:47
  34. 42.
    Notes from the Reading Life: Tim Gunn and Min Jin Lee9/9/2018
    54:07
  35. 43.
    The Untold Story of the Up Stairs Lounge Fire9/2/2018
    56:57
  36. 44.
    Coming This Sunday: New Name, New Look8/28/2018
    1:34
  37. 45.
    There's No Such Thing As Now8/21/2018
    52:57
  38. 46.
    Two Sisters' Path Toward Radical Islam8/14/2018
    52:01
  39. 47.
    Chronicling Illness with Porochista Khakpour and Eileen Myles8/7/2018
    59:09
  40. 48.
    Love and Lanyards with Billy Collins7/31/2018
    1:00:30
  41. 49.
    Literacy is a Human Right with The World in Words Podcast7/24/2018
    46:06
  42. 50.
    Roxane Gay and Aja Monet Tell Their Truth7/17/2018
    59:54

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