Public Lectures

This semester, Princeton Public Lectures is offering both in-person and virtual participation to ensure that events are accessible to all who would like to attend. Please note, all events are free and open to the public.

To attend in-person events, please follow current University Guidelines. Most events take place in McCosh 50, unless otherwise listed.

If you are unable to attend in-person, you may participate virtually by either registering for the event via Zoom webinar, or by watching the event live via our Live Stream feed to Media Central. Closed captioning is provided for viewers participating via Zoom or Media Central.

Please see individual event listings for specific details on how to register.

Upcoming Lectures

No lectures available to show.

Past Lectures


Director Prakash Jha
Apr 20, 2023, 5:30 pm

Social Justice, Power and Politics in Indian Cinema

McCosh Hall, Room 50
Alexandra Horowitz
Apr 12, 2023, 6:00 pm

The Year of the Puppy: How Dogs Become Themselves

Reshma Saujani
Mar 29, 2023, 5:00 pm

Brave, Not Perfect

McCosh Hall, Room 50
Dr. Kyle Whyte
Mar 22, 2023, 5:00 pm

Moving the Needle Toward Indigenous Climate Justice: Reflections on 3 Years of Policy and Advocacy

McCosh Hall, Room 50
Siddhartha Mukherjee
Dec 14, 2022, 5:00 pm

The Song of the Cell

Richardson Auditorium in Alexander Hall
Martha Nussbaum
Dec 8, 2022, 5:00 pm

Justice for Animals

McCosh Hall 50