To Hell and Back: The World in the Twentieth Century

Presented by: Stephen Berk
Two World Wars, a communist revolution, a Holocaust, and the end of imperialism are some of the subjects covered in this series. Add to this the rise [...]

Tuesdays, February 7, 14, 21, 28
12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Video Catch-up Available

Stephen Sondheim:  The Art of Making Art (Part II)

Presented by: Sheryl Flatow
Throughout his brilliant career, Stephen Sondheim explored and expanded the scope of musical theater with great passion, wit, insight, and delicious w[...]

Mondays, February 13, 20, 27; March 6
2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Video Catch-up Available

The Enlightenment

Presented by: Taylor Hagood
In this unique lecture series, Professor Taylor Hagood will delve into the Enlightenment period of the eighteenth century and contrast it with the pre[...]

Fridays, February 10, 17, 24; March 3
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.


Presented by: Eliot Kleinberg
This very interactive seminar will explore the hot topics of the day that have immediate and relevant impact. Each session will begin with the lecture[...]

Thursdays, January 19, 26; February 2, 9
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Art's Great Salons

Presented by: Terryl Lawrence
The beginning of the twentieth century was an exhilarating time, with intellectuals beginning to scoff at Victorianism and others slowly embracing Mod[...]

Wednesdays, January 11, 18, 25; February 8
12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m.

How to Write a Quality Short Story

Presented by: Kettly Mars
We all like to read a nice story and immerse ourselves in a plot that stimulates our senses, takes us on a journey, and solicits our empathy, laughter[...]

Wednesdays, April 12, 19, 26; May 3
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

The Russian-American Paradox

Presented by: Jeffrey Steinberg
From today's vantage point, it is hard to imagine that for more than 150 years, the United States and Russia were allies. Under Catherine the Grea[...]

Thursdays, March 9, 16, 23, 30
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.