New Yorker Festival Lineup Announced

Lots of (expensive) fun.

The New Yorker has announced the lineup for the 16th edition of The New Yorker Festival, and like always, its packed full of amazing events.

This year’s celebration runs from October 2-4. Below are some highlights, but for full details, click through.


  • Adam Driver in conversation with The New Yorker’s Lizzie Widdicombe
  • Broad City creators Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson in conversation with The New Yorker’s Emily Nussbaum


  • “The Fire This Time: Black in America,” featuring Ta-Nehisi CoatesJesse Williams, David SimonClaudia Rankine and Danai Gurira. Moderated by The New Yorker’s Jelani Cobb.
  • “The Hillary Questionfeaturing Roxane GayFrances Townsend, Geraldo Cadava and Amy Davidson. Moderated by The New Yorker’s Jill Lepore.

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