New York Encounter Cultural Festival runs from Friday, January 18 - Sunday, January 20, 2013
311 West 34th Street at 8th Avenue
New York, NY 10001
Download the 2013 program here
Guided tours of exhibits 8:00 PM
Guided tours of exhibits 10:00 AM, Noon, 1:00 PM, 7:00 PM
Face to face with Harold KORELL, Chairman of the Board of Southwestern Energy.
The business and corporate worlds have become dominated by policies. Has the increasing proliferation of regulations and risk-management directives displaced personal responsibility and risk, which are always implied in free human relationships? Click here to watch the video.
The eyewitness account of the life and death of the murdered Pakistani Minister For Minority Affairs by his brother, Paul BHATTI, Pakistan's Minister for National Harmony. Click here to read Paul Bhatti's speech or watch the video.
In the cleanup of Hurricane Katrina, a New Orleans family discovered 500 letters exchanged by their parents at the time of their courtship during World War II. Ensemble piece for actors and singers with music ranging from Schubert to Tango to Broadway. Created and directed by Christopher Vath, musician. Open seating. Tickets are $15.
Guided tours of exhibits 9:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 7:00 PM
A documentary on the life of the Russian pianist, presented by the artist Michael ODNORALOV, who knew Yudina
Born September 9, 1899 in Nevel, Russia; died November 19, 1970 in Moscow, Russia. A devout Russian Orthodox Christian born into a Jewish household, Maria Yudina was outspoken and openly opposed the Communist regime, despite Stalin's fondness for her playing. Click here to watch the video.
A discussion on how law helps to realize, or suppress, freedom in the age of human rights proliferation, with Michael HANBY, Professor of Biotechnology and Culture, Pontifical John Paul II Institute, John McCARTHY, Dean of the School of Philosophy, Catholic University of America, and Lisa SCHILTZ, Professor of Law, Thomas J. Abood Research Scholar, University of St. Thomas. Click here to watch the video.