The NEXT New York Conversation

The NEXT New York Conversation brings together changemakers, newsmakers and tastemakers to illuminate relevant topics that are redefining and reshaping our 21st century. Voices from established professionals and invested locals alike emerge through intimate dialogues, town hall meetings, performance chats and debates. The NEXT New York Conversation connects deeply with live audiences in our theater, online and on-air. Led by an ensemble of award-winning hosts and journalists, this series tells stories that matter from around the corner — and around the world!

This season, the series celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and explores the state of emancipation for African Americans today. 

2013 Season Events