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Upcoming Events


June 06, 2024

June Party with Encounter Books

The New Criterion invites its Friends and Young Friends to celebrate the close of Volume 42 at a cocktail party in New York.

Thursday, June 6, 6 p.m.

RSVP to Isaac Sligh for details.

 


May 02, 2024

Eleventh Edmund Burke Award

The Eleventh Edmund Burke Award for Service to Culture and Society will be awarded to Ronald S. Lauder at a special gala evening in New York. Visit

newcriterion.com/gala for more details and to purchase tickets.

May 2, 6:30 p.m.

The Metropolitan Club, New York

For questions, please contact Isaac Sligh:
 [email protected]

 


April 18, 2024

A conversation on painting and history with Judy Kudlow

The New Criterion invites its Friends and Young Friends to an evening of cocktails and conversation with the painter Judy Kudlow at a private club in New York.

April 18, 6 p.m.

RSVP to Isaac Sligh ([email protected]) by April 10 for details.

 


April 04, 2024

Poetry Party with Peter Vertacnik

The New Criterion invites its Friends and Young Friends to celebrate the recipient of the twenty-third New Criterion Poetry Prize, Peter Vertacnik. Peter’s collection The Nature of Things Fragile is out now from Criterion Books.

Thursday, April 4, 6 p.m.
New York

RSVP to Isaac Sligh ([email protected]) for details.

 


March 14, 2024

Book Party with Alexander Chula

The New Criterion invites its Friends and Young Friends to an evening with Dr. Alexander Chula in celebration of his new book Goodbye, Dr Banda: Lessons for the West From a Small African Country (Polygon).

Thursday, March 14, 6 p.m.
New York

RSVP to Isaac Sligh ([email protected]) by March 4 for details.

Alexander Chula is a medical doctor and writer working in London. His work has appeared in The New Criterion, among other venues.

 


February 29, 2024

Cocktails & Conversation with Dominic Green

The New Criterion invites its Friends and Young Friends to cocktails and conversation with Dominic Green, critic for The Wall Street Journal and The New Criterion.

Thursday, February 29, 6 p.m.

Business attire.

RSVP to Isaac Sligh ([email protected]) for details.

 


Recent Events


October 28, 2011

OPEN EVENT: James Panero on The Review Panel

The editors cordially invite The New Criterion readers and supporters to an evening of critical conversation about art featuring the commentary of managing editor James Panero.

 

Friday October 28, 2011

6:45pm

National Academy Museum

1083 Fifth Avenue New York, NY 10128

 

Sponsored by artcritical, an online magazine of art and ideas. For more details, please visit artcritical's website

 


September 23, 2011

FRIENDS AND YOUNG FRIENDS EVENT: Conference,

The editors cordially invite the Friends and the Young Friends to a yearly conference that The New Criterion co-hosts with The Social Affairs Unit, a London-based think tank. This year, the conference will address the topic, "Is America in Decline?"

 

Conference participants include:  James Bennett, Jeremy Black, John Fonte, Michael Gleba, Simon Greene, Daniel Johnson, Roger Kimball, Andrew McCarthy, Michael Mosbacher, Charles Murray, John O’Sullivan, James Piereson, William Shawcross, and Keith Windschuttle 

 

Friday, September 23, 2011

8:30 am-5:00pm

RSVP for location. 

 

This is a Friends and Young Friends of The New Criterion event. Space is limited. Please RSVP to Emily Smith, [email protected], 212.247.6980

 


September 01, 2011

YOUNG FRIENDS EVENT: Art exhibition curated by James Panero

The editors cordially invite the Young Friends to the opening of the Joe Bonham Project, an exhibition curated by The New Criterion's James Panero. The exhibition features portraits of injured U.S. service personnel by members of the International Society of War Artists and the Society of Illustrators.  

 

Thursday, September 1, 2011

6–9 PM

STOREFRONT

16 Wilson Avenue

Brooklyn, NY

 

This is a Young Friends of The New Criterion event. Space is limited. Please RSVP to Emily Smith ([email protected]), 212.247.6980. Click here for additional details and show information. 

 


June 14, 2011

FRIENDS EVENT: Cocktail reception with Lord Conrad Black

The Editors cordially invite the Friends to a cocktail reception and talk by Lord Conrad Black, former chairman of the Telegraph Media Group and best-selling author, on American culture today.

 
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
6–8 PM Cocktails & hors d’oeuvres
7 PM Talk
RSVP for address.

 

This is a Friends of The New Criterion Event. Space is limited. Please RSVP to Callie Siskel: siskel[at]newcriterion.com or (212) 247-6980.

 

 


June 09, 2011

YOUNG FRIENDS EVENT: Cocktail party with Whit Stillman

The Editors and Board of Directors cordially invite the Young Friends to a rooftop cocktail party with director Whit Stillman to celebrate the end of our publishing season. Mr. Stillman, the acclaimed director of Metropolitan, Barcelona & The Last Days of Disco, will discuss his upcoming film, Damsels in Distress, starring Greta Gerwig and Adam Brody.

 
Thursday, June 9, 2011
6–8 PM Cocktails & hors d’oeuvres
7 PM Talk
RSVP for address

 

This is a Young Friends of The New Criterion Event. Space is limited. Please RSVP to Callie Siskel: siskel[at]newcriterion.com or (212)247-6980.

 


April 26, 2011

OPEN EVENT: Poetry Reading

The National Arts Club presents the fifth annual evening of young poets, featuring three notable readers: Eliza Griswold, Ben Downing, and Leslie C. Chang.

 

8:00–11:00 PM

The National Arts Club

15 Gramercy Park South

New York, NY

 


March 31, 2011

YOUNG FRIENDS EVENT: Celebratory Sendoff

Join us for a champagne toast to send off a fellow Young Friend and Army Captain who's redeploying to the Middle East.

 

Thursday, March 31, 7:00–9:00 PM

 

Please RSVP to Callie Siskel at siskel[at]newcriterion.com for details.

 


January 27, 2011

FRIENDS EVENT: Recital by Simone Dinnerstein

The New Criterion invites you at an evening with renowned pianist Simone Dinnerstein. Ms. Dinnerstein will be playing selections from her new CD, Bach: A Strange Beauty.

 

Thursday, January 27, 6-8 PM.

 

This is a Friends of The New Criterion Event. RSVP  to Callie Siskel (siskel at newcriterion.com) for details.

 


November 11, 2010

D.C. FRIENDS EVENT: Cocktail reception with James Bowman

The New Criterion is pleased to invite you to the inaugural event of the Washinton, D.C. Friends of The New Criterion.

 

6:00-8:00 PM

6:30: Talk by James Bowman

Hotel Tabard Inn

1739 N Street, NW

Washington, D.C.

 

RSVP to Callie Siskel at siskel[at]newcriterion.com or (212) 247-6980

 


November 09, 2010

FRIENDS EVENT: Conference on Limited Government

The New Criterion invites you to a conference on “The Wisdom of the Founders: The Fate of Limited Government in an Age of Uncertainty”:

 

9:00 am–2:30 pm

9:00 am Continental Breakfast

9:30 am Conference with Participants

Roger Kimball

William Kristol

Harvey Mansfield

Andrew C. McCarthy

James Piereson

Jeremy Rabkin

Amity Shlaes

12:30pm Luncheon with Keynote Speaker

 

RSVP to Callie Siskel at siskel@newc