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 12, 10:45 a.m. “H.G. Adler’s Many Worlds,” Jewish Federation of the Berkshires, Congregation Knesset Israel, Pittsfield, MA.

Monday, September 9, “Writing History, Writing Biography: Capturing the Life of H.G. Adler’s Many Worlds,” James Thurber House, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.

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.

Tuesday, September 24. “H.G. Adler’s Many Worlds,” Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA.

Thursday, September 26. H.G. Adler’s Many Worlds,” Stanford University, Stanford, CA.

Thursday, October 3, “Writing History, Writing Biography: Capturing the Life of H.G. Adler’s Many Worlds,” Auburn University, Auburn, AL.

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.