Events for March 21, 2018
All events for today have been postponed due to inclement weather.
Art & Kingship in Southeast Asia
3rd Session / 12:00 PM
Postponed to Wednesday, April 11th
SI Greenhouses tour
Postponed to Wednesday, April 4th
Savonarola: The Moral Dictator of Florence
Postponed, new date TBD
Lidia Bastianich’s American Dream
When she was 12, cookbook author, television personality, and restaurateur Lidia Bastianich fled Europe with her family to escape persecution. Drawing on her new book, My American Dream, Bastianich shares the vivid story of the fulfillment of that dream, beginning with her new life in New York and the dedication and passion for food that helped to build a successful career.
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 6:45 p.m.
The Archaeology of Judaism
The period of post-biblical Judaism is exceedingly rich in archaeological evidence, found both in Israel and in the lands of an ever-widening Diaspora. In an illustrated all-day program, biblical scholar Gary Rendsburg synthesizes archaeological findings and literary evidence to reveal a multifaceted portrait of Jewish life in late antiquity.
Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 9:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
Designing the World of Hamilton
David Korin’s name may not be on the marquee, but his role in Hamilton is a major—and highly visible—one. The production designer for the show that has become a cultural phenomenon discusses the meticulous research, collaboration, and sheer hard work that went into creating and building every detail of the setting against which the musical plays out.
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 6:45 p.m.