Lectures & TalksCarnegie Lecture Hall
A powerhouse evening with philosopher and social critic Slavoj Žižek and renowned psychoanalytic theorist and philosopher Alenka Zupančič.
Performance, Series Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History
Announcing the world-premiere of a thrilling new immersive production created by the acclaimed Bricolage Production Company in collaboration with Carnegie Nexus. Designed to alter how modern audiences interact with cultural institutions, this immersive, sensory-based piece will use every nook and cranny of Carnegie Museums of Art and Natural History’s as its stage. No two experiences will be alike!
Series Various Locations
Stayed tuned for details of this second Carnegie Nexus event series, Migration: The Art of Science of Passage—with film premieres, performances, and conversations that cross borders to explore the meaning and consequences of the migration of humans, animals, objects, and ideas.
Lectures & Talks Carnegie Music Hall
As part of Migration, Carnegie Nexus and Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures are proud to host award-winning writer Viet Thanh Nguyen. Bold, elegant, and fiercely honest, Nguyen’s debut novel, The Sympathizer, won the Pulitzer Prize in 2016. His collection of stories, The Refugees, gives voice to lives led between two worlds, the adopted homeland and the country of birth.
Strange Times: Earth in the Age of the Human
The inaugural Carnegie Nexus series explored our strange times and even stranger future by reimagining what we mean by nature, technology, and, ultimately, being human.
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