Public Lectures

This Fall semester, Princeton Public Lectures is offering both in-person and virtual event participation.

To attend in-person events, registration is required and participants must attest to being fully vaccinated. Attendees must wear masks at all times when inside a Princeton facility. Please note that social distancing may not be available.

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

Please see event listing for details and how to register.

Upcoming Lectures

No lectures available to show.

Past Lectures


Isaac Julien
Apr 7, 2021, 5:00 pm

Marvellous Collaborations: Sur Moderno

Media Central
Marc Maron
Oct 6, 2015, 6:00 pm

From Privation to the President: Marc Maron and the rise of WTF

McCosh Hall 50
Margaret Atwood
Oct 16, 2012, 6:00 pm

Future Imperfect: The Clock Strikes Midnight

McCosh Hall 50
Josh Kornbluth
Apr 5, 2012, 6:00 pm

The Mathematics of Change: A Comic Monologue about Failure at Princeton

Jonathan Safran Foer
Nov 10, 2011

A conversation with novelist and creative writing professor Joyce Carol Oates

Larry Gonick & Randall Munroe
Apr 11, 2011, 8:00 pm

High Concept, Low Art: Cartoonists Larry Gonick and Randall Munroe in Conversation about Life, the Universe, and Nothing

Frick Chemistry Lab