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Tenement Talks are free and held at the Museum Shop at 103 Orchard Street.

Guarantee a seat with the purchase of the evening's featured book by calling 212-431-0233 ext. 259.

Otherwise, seating is on a first-come, first-serve basis beginning at 6:00 PM.

Tenement Talks are held in a wheelchair accessible room equipped with induction loops. For a full list of accessible programs and services, visit our accessibility page.

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Tenement Podcasts

  • Safe Passage 05/13/15

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  • Autobiography of the LES 05/06/15

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  • The Stories of Ruins 04/29/15

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  • The 1965 Immigration Act 50 Years Later 04/21/15

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  • Why Not Say What Happened 04/15/15

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  • The Search for General Tso 04/01/15

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  • The Whites 03/18/15

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  • Worn Stories 3/11/15

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  • Roads Taken 3/04/15

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  • Eating Delancey 12/10/14

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Listen to older talks in our archive

Signed Books

To purchase signed copies of books by authors who've read at Tenement Talks, contact events(at)tenement.org