Series Title: Albert Einstein – A Man For All Seasons
Room 018, Science, Industry and Business Library, 188 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10016 (directions)
Authors Fred Jerome, a journalist, and Rodney Taylor, a New York Public Library Supervising Librarian, will discuss their book that collects Einstein’s writings on race and speeches against racism and describes his political activities such as being co-chair of an anti-lynching campaign and his friendships with African-Americans including Paul Robeson and W.E.B. Du Bois.
All the lectures will be held in Room 018, Conference Center, Lower Level, unless otherwise indicated. They are free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Seating is on a first come, first seated basis, unless otherwise noted. Inquiries about programs may be made by calling (212) 592-7000.