05/17/2019 05:00 PM
Biographers International Organization (BIO)—the literary organization that promotes the art and craft of biography—will hold its tenth annual Biographers International Conference May 17-19 in New...
05/08/2019 06:30 PM
Former Leon Levy Center for Biography Fellow Colin Asher on Never a Lovely So Real: the Life and Work of Nelson Algren, in conversation with acclaimed novelist Russell Banks and editor Dan Simon
05/07/2019 06:30 PM
Patrick McGilligan discusses his biography of Mel Brooks, Funny Man, with Ferne Pearlstein and Robert Edwards
04/15/2019 06:30 PM
Two leading historians of the Civil War era, David Blight (Yale) and James Oakes (The Graduate Center), discuss Blight’s acclaimed book Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom.
04/03/2019 06:30 PM
To celebrate the publication of James Atlas’ book Remembering Roth as an Audible Original, the author will be joined by four of Roth’s keenest appreciators: David Redneck, Blake Bailey, Claudia...
03/18/2019 06:30 PM
Silvana Paternostro on Solitude & Company: The Life of Gabriel García Márquez Told with Help from His Friends, Family, Fans... in conversation with Cristobal Pera, Gabriel Garcia Marquez's editor...
03/14/2019 06:30 PM
Former Leon Levy Center for Biography Fellow Peter Filkins on H. G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds, in conversation with Eric Banks, director of the New York Insitute for the Humanities
02/15/2019 06:30 PM
Bridgett M Davis on her memoir, The World According to Fannie Davis: My Mother's Life in the Detroit Numbers, in conversation with Farah Jasmine Griffin
12/11/2018 06:30 PM
Karin Roffman discusses The Songs We Know Best: John Ashbery's Early Years with renowned scholar and Distinguished Faculty Emerita Mary Ann Caws.