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

Marc M. Howard
Mar 23, 2022, 5:00 pm

Professor of Government and Law, Georgetown University
Director, Prisons and Justice Initiative
Founder and President, 
Frederick Douglass Project for Justice

Joseph L. DeRisi, PhD
Apr 6, 2022, 5:00 pm

Co-President, Chan Zuckerberg Biohub
UCSF Professor of Biochemistry & Biophysics

Maggie Nelson
Apr 7, 2022, 5:00 pm

Maggie Nelson

Amb. Marie Yovanovitch
Apr 12, 2022, 5:00 pm

Lesson's From the Edge

Past Lectures

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Carol Anderson
Feb 11, 2019, 6:00 pm

White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide

Location
McCosh 10
Ta-Nehisi Coates & Dr. Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor
Nov 28, 2018, 5:30 pm

An Evening with Ta-Nehisi Coates and Dr. Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

Location
Richardson Auditorium
Indira Lakshmanon
Nov 13, 2018, 4:30 pm

Journalism as Public Service: Truth-Seeking in a Hyper-partisan Age

Location
McCormick 106
Alison Bechdel
Oct 9, 2018, 6:00 pm

An Evening with Alison Bechdel

Location
McCosh 10
Carolyn Porco
Sep 26, 2018, 6:00 pm

Cassini to Saturn: The Journey and the Legacy

Location
McCosh 10
Dr. Willie Parker
Apr 16, 2018, 6:00 pm

Shall the Fundamentalists Win? The Moral Argument for Reproductive Justice

Location
McCosh 10