Public Lectures

Princeton Public Lectures offers 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.

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

Stacey Abrams
Apr 4, 2024, 5:00 pm

Rogue Justice

Past Lectures

Filters

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

Social Justice, Power and Politics in Indian Cinema

Location
McCosh Hall, Room 50
Maggie Nelson
Apr 7, 2022, 5:00 pm

On Freedom: A Conversation with Gayle Salamon

Location
McCosh 50
Isaac Julien
Apr 7, 2021, 5:00 pm

Marvellous Collaborations: Sur Moderno

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

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

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

Future Imperfect: The Clock Strikes Midnight

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

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