Early Closure

On Saturday, February 22, Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution will close at 2 pm, and the Museum will close at 5 pm.

Talks
Plaintiff in Chief
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
James D. Zirin, Ken Auletta (moderator)
Thu, January 16th, 2020 | 6:30 pm
$38
(Members $24)

EVENT DETAILS

Reverence for the law has been a cornerstone of democracy since our nation’s founding. Distinguished attorney and author James D. Zirin discusses his new book, in which he examines President Donald J. Trump's decades-long relationship with the legal system.

James D. Zirin, a former assistant U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, is the author of Plaintiff in Chief: A Portrait of Donald Trump in 3,500 Lawsuits. Ken Auletta (moderator), an author and journalist, writes the “Annals of Communications” columns and profiles for the New Yorker.

LOCATION

The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

PURCHASING TICKETS

By phone: Contact New-York Historical’s in-house call center at (212) 485-9268. Call center is open 9 am–5 pm daily.
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Advance purchase is required to guarantee seating. All sales are final; refunds and exchanges not permitted. Programs and dates may be subject to change. Management reserves the right to refuse admission to latecomers. Program tickets do not include Museum Admission unless otherwise noted.

Through the generosity of Bernard and Irene Schwartz, the New-York Historical Society brings a wide array of extraordinary lectures and dynamic conversations to New York’s Upper West Side.

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