Co-presented by the French Embassy and the Brooklyn Public Library, A Night of Philosophy and Ideas returns to New York this winter with an all-night marathon of philosophical debate, original performances, art installations, screenings, readings, and music at the Brooklyn Public Library. On January 28-29, 2017, from 7 pm to 7 am, be a part of this free, 12-hour exchange of ideas, featuring top philosophers from around the world. 

Date: Saturday, January 28 – Sunday, January 29, 2017

Time: 7pm – 7am



A Night of Philosophy and Ideas is produced in connection with La Nuit des idées, a project of the Institut français, Paris. La Nuit des idées is a worldwide event taking place in over 30 cities, including Los Angeles, on January 26, 2017.

Brooklyn Public Library 10 Grand Army Plaza Brooklyn, NY

A Night of Philosophy and Ideas

When
January 28, 2017
Where
Brooklyn Public Library
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY

Co-presented by the French Embassy and the Brooklyn Public Library, A Night of Philosophy and Ideas returns to New York this winter with an all-night marathon of philosophical debate, original performances, art installations, screenings, readings, and music at the Brooklyn Public Library. On January 28-29, 2017, from 7 pm to 7 am, be a part of this free, 12-hour exchange of ideas, featuring top philosophers from around the world. 

Date: Saturday, January 28 – Sunday, January 29, 2017

Time: 7pm – 7am



A Night of Philosophy and Ideas is produced in connection with La Nuit des idées, a project of the Institut français, Paris. La Nuit des idées is a worldwide event taking place in over 30 cities, including Los Angeles, on January 26, 2017.

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