Public Events

Humanities Moments: Exploring the Impact of the Humanities

April 19, 2018

April 19, 2018 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the New York Public Library

This panel discussion is part of the Humanities Moments project, an initiative created by the National Humanities Center to explore the intersection between the humanities and transformative moments in our individual and public lives.


  • Ric Burns

    Ric Burns

    Documentary Filmmaker, Writer, Producer

  • Louise Mirrer

    Louise Mirrer

    President & CEO, New-York Historical Society

  • Daniel Weiss

    Daniel Weiss

    President & CEO, Metropolitan Museum of Art

  • Zack Winokur

    Zack Winokur

    Stage Director, Choreographer, Dancer


  • David Rubenstein

    David M. Rubenstein

    Co-Founder and Co-Executive Chairman of The Carlyle Group

Special Thanks

Carl and Betty Pforzheimer