Events

2019 Events

Monday, February 25,  4 p.m.:  “H.G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds.” Debut Reading and      Lecture, McConnell Theater, Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, MA.

Friday, March 1, 12:30 p.m.: “Biography and History,” a talk on H.G. Adler: A Life in Many   Worlds, New York Institute for the Humanities at NYU.

Thursday, March 14, 6:30 p.m.: Peter Filkins in Conversation with Eric Banks, Segal Theater, CUNY Graduate Center, New York

Thursday, March 28, podcast release, interview with Francesca Rheannon, The Writer’s Voice, Progressive Radio Network, https://www.writersvoice.net/2019/03/damion-searls-on-uwe-johnsons-anniversaries-peter-filkins-h-g-adler/

Friday, March 29, 10:45 a.m., Peter Filkins presents H.G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds, Hevreh of Southern Berkshire, Great Barrington, MA

Tuesday, April 2. “Writing History, Writing Biography: Capturing H.G. Adler’s Worlds,” Dartmouth College, Hannover, NH.

Thursday, April 16, 6 p.m. “H.G. Adler: A 20th-century Life for the 21st Century. Peter Filkins and Joshua Cohen in Conversation. Deutsches Haus, New York University.

Wednesday, April 24, 4 p.m., “Writing History, Writing Biography: H.G. Adler’s Many Worlds,” 108 Harris Hall, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.

Friday, April 26, 4:30 p.m., “Writing History, Writing Biography: Capturing the Life of H.G. Adler’s Many Worlds,” 104 Van Hise Hall, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

Saturday, April 27, 3 p.m., a reading and discussion of H.G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds, Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Chicago, IL. https://www.semcoop.com/event/peter-filkins-hg-adler

Thursday, May 2, 6:30 p.m.: Peter Filkins and Jeremy Adler in Conversation with George Prochnik, Wiener Library, London

Friday, May 3: Peter Filkins on H.G. Adler’s life and work. Launch for A Modernist in Exile: The International Reception of H.G. Adler, ed. Lynn L. Wolff (Oxford Legenda) British Comparative Literature Association, University College, London.

Tuesday, May 7, 4:15 p.m., “Writing History, Writing Biography: Capturing the Life of H.G. Adler’s Many Worlds,” University of Paderborn, Paderborn, Germany.

Wednesday, May 8, 7:30 p.m., “Writing History, Writing Biography: Capturing the Life of H.G. Adler’s Many Worlds,” Villa Ichon, University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany.

Thursday, May 9, 6 p.m. Reading and presentation on H.G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds, Room UC 40.256, Leuphana University of Lüneburg, Lüneburg, Germany.

Thursday, May 16, 4:30 p.m. “‘Haß ist kein Programm’ (‘Hate is no way to go about life’) – H.G. Adler’s Historical Empathy,” Lecture for the Bard Center for Hate Studies, Olin 205, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.

Wednesday, June 12, 4 p.m. James Marcus in conversation with Peter Filkins on H.G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds, Edith Wharton’s The Mount, Lenox, MA.

Monday, August 5, 10:45 a.m. “H.G. Adler’s Many Worlds,” Jewish Federation of the Berkshires, Congregation Knesset Israel, Pittsfield, MA.

Sunday, September 22, 5 p.m. Lecture on H.G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds, Stonington Library Sunday Lecture Series at the La Grua Center, Stonington, CT.

Thursday, October 10, lecture on H.G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds, Michigan State University, Lansing, MI.

Friday, October 11, lecture on H.G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.

Monday, October 14, lecture on H.G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

Sunday, October 20, 4 p.m., lecture on H.G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds, Distinguished Lecture Series, Lenox Memorial Library, Lenox, MA.

Tuesday, October 22, 4:15 p.m., “Writing History, Writing Biography: Capturing the Life of H.G. Adler’s Many Worlds.” Williams College, Williamstown, MA.

Tuesday, November 5, 5 p.m., lecture on H.G. Adler: A Life in Many Worlds, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.