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Chickens and Evolution Come to the New York Public Library

Chickens and Evolution Come to the New York Public Library

By Lily Dolin, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Which came first, the chicken or the egg? This was one of the topics discussed during the event “Chickens & Eggs,” held at the New York Public Library on April 3 and hosted by Isabella Rossellini and Menno Schilthuizen.

Michelle McNamara Searches for Killer in New Book

Michelle McNamara Searches for Killer in New Book

By Lily Dolin, Staff Writer

March 2, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Comedian Patton Oswalt remembers wife Michelle McNamara and her final book “I’ll Be Gone in the Dark” at talk at the New York Public Library.

‘Ex Libris’ Brings Books to Life

‘Ex Libris’ Brings Books to Life

By Tristen Calderon, Staff Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

"Ex Libris" is a surprisingly fascinating documentary about the New York Public Library and its branches that becomes more than its subject matter.

Beatles return to New York City in library exhibition

Beatles return to New York City in library exhibition

February 24, 2014


Filed under Features

Fifty years after their first visit, the Beatles have returned to New York City, this time  in the form of an exhibition curated by the Grammy Museum at the New York Public Library. The exhibition, Ladies and Gentlemen… The Beatles! covers the history of the Beatles’ influence in America, from the ...