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You can now watch the taped sessions online.


Thursday, September 27, 2012, 7 PM
BAM Fisher (Hillman Studio)

On Truth (and Lies) in Art
Simon Critchley discusses truth and illusion in art. When we think about the links between the art world and capitalism, what claim to truth can art make?


Duration: 01:09:54
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Sunday, September 23, 2012, 4 PM
Brooklyn Borough Hall

On Truth (and Lies) in Conversation
To launch the 2012 series, Simon Critchley turns the tables on Paul Holdengraber, the director and founder of LIVE from the New York Public Library, to examine the art of conversation, digression, and sustained dialogue.

Webcast available soon!

Duration: 39:23:00
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Tuesday, November 08, 2011, 7 PM
The New York Public Library

On Truth (and Lies):
The Truth in Tragedy
A discussion with Daniel Mendelsohn and Simon Critchley.

Duration: 01:21:31
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Monday, October 17, 2011, 6:30 PM
Onassis Cultural Center NY

On Truth (and Lies):
Can You Believe What You Read and
Is It Ever Ethical To Lie?
A discussion with Peter Catapano, Jean-Michel Rabaté, and Simon Critchley.

Duration: 01:23:16
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Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 6:30 PM
(Le) Poisson Rouge

Music for the Heart
Everyone who loves music written for the theater and film, such as the compositions of Astor Piazzolla, Dimitri Shostakovitch, and Manos Hatzidakis, will love the sounds that Miltos Logiadis and Christos Zerbinos bring us, filtered through love, understanding, reverence, and sensitivity. It is clear that this filtration process and their performance in this program are designed not to show off their virtuosity but to showcase their particular sensibility.

Duration: 01:26:21
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Thursday, October 06, 2011, 6:30 PM
Onassis Cultural Center NY

Ancient Greek Technology
An evening in which we examined a fundamental aspect of life in ancient Greece— technology. Although better known for their myths, philosophy, and military history, the ancient Greeks were also a technology-minded nation.

Duration: 01:52:16
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