The festivities begin with keynote speaker, Jonathan Eig, author of the bestseller biography King: A Life (2023), in conversation with Lori Rotskoff from 1:00pm to 2:15pm.
The celebration continues with three concurrent lectures from 2:30pm to 3:30pm from notable SAS instructors Nicholas Birns (American Protest Music in Literary and Cultural Contexts), Francis Morrone (New York Art Scene Circa 1938), and Tey Meadow (Transgender Kids Today).
The day concludes with a Champagne Reception and Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony from 3:30pm to 4:00pm. Raise a glass to toast the inaugural inductees, Alfred Hunt and Harriet Langsam Sobol, two fabulous teachers who have been engaging students and developing a devoted following for years at SAS. Jonathan Cobert, who provides the live entertainment in the popular Movement to Music classes, will be performing, and cake will be served!