Join Jamelle Bouie, Christina Cauterucci, and Katy Waldman for a screening and discussion.
Election, the curiously relevant hit 1999 film starring Reese Witherspoon and Matthew Broderick, features two high-schoolers running for class president: Tracy, a workaholic overachiever, and Jim, a popular, underqualified jock.... Learn more.
June 29 at 6:30PM
A Conversation with Jacob Weisberg and Joe Weisberg
The Weisberg brothers team up for an evening of lively conversation about Ronald Reagan, the Cold War and the 1980s. Jacob Weisberg is Chairman of The Slate Group and the author of a new Reagan biography. Joe Weisberg is the... Learn more.
May 23 at 7:00PM
See David, Emily, and John Live
Slate’s Political Gabfest is coming to Atlanta for the first time! Join Emily Bazelon of the New York Times Magazine, John Dickerson of Face the Nation, and David Plotz of Atlas Obscura for a bold and witty... Learn more.
April 27 at 7:30PM
A Year of Great Books: Come See Jacob Weisberg and Laura Miller Discuss Jane Eyre at the Strand in New York
A Conversation on Jane Eyre
Want to rediscover the joys and surprises of great literature? We’re spending 2016 reading and discussing great novels alongside Laura Miller and her fellow Slatesters. In April, Laura and Slate Group editor-in-chief Jacob... Learn more.
April 13 at 7:00PM
Live at 92Y
Join the Slate Group’s Jacob Weisberg for a compelling conversation about the life and legacy of President Ronald Reagan, the subject of his landmark new biography Ronald Reagan. He talks... Learn more.
February 1 at 7:30PM
Join Gretchen and Elizabeth for a live conversation
Panoply’s Happier LIVE for the first time! Hosted by Gretchen Rubin and Elizabeth Craft Gretchen Rubin, #1 bestselling author of The Happiness Project and Better Than Before, and her younger... Learn more.
January 21 at 7:00PM
Jacob Weisberg discusses Ronald Reagan
A long-time journalist and keen presidential watcher, Jacob Weisberg, Slate's chair and editor-in-chief, created the “Bushisms” series and is also a contributing editor of Vanity Fair, and a columnist for The Financial Times.... Learn more.
January 8 at 7:00PM
Join Allison and Dan with special guest John Dickerson
Slate’s Mom and Dad Are Fighting LIVE! With Special Guests Valerie Jarrett, John Dickerson, and Stephen Thompson Slate’s parenting podcast Mom and Dad Are Fighting is coming to the District! Join us... Learn more.
October 20 at 7:00PM
Join Mike for a memorable night of chaos!
The Gist’s first-ever live show, featuring comedian Samantha Bee, storyteller Matthew Dicks, economics reporter Adam Davidson, radio legend Zoe Chace, political writer Harry Enten, and music writer Chris Molanphy. Plus, audience members will be able to submit... Learn more.
September 29 at 8:00PM
Part of the Women's Voices Theater Festival
DoubleX will be live at D.C.’s Woolly Mammoth Theater as part of the inaugural Women’s Voices Theater Festival, a citywide celebration of new work by female playwrights from more than 50 professional... Learn more.
September 21 at 7:00PM
Join Jamelle, Rebecca and LeVar Burton for a Slate Academy Event
To wrap up Slate’s first ever Slate Academy, the History of American Slavery, we’re bringing together an esteemed group of thinkers, storytellers, and historians for a lively and candid evening of presentations and... Learn more.
September 17 at 7:00PM
Join David, Emily and John for a live recording
Slate’s Political Gabfest is coming to San Francisco! Join Emily Bazelon of the New York Times Magazine, John Dickerson of Face the Nation, and David Plotz of Atlas Obscura for a bold and witty discussion... Learn more.
September 15 at 8:00PM
Pre-show Cocktails with David, Emily and John!
Join Slate for a pre-show cocktail happy hour in San Francisco! Hosts, David Plotz, John Dickerson & Emily Bazelon will be in attendance for happy hour at The Sugar Lounge before the... Learn more.
September 15 at 6:00PM
Celebrate the release of the latest Elena Ferrante book
Join Slate for Ferrante Fest! To celebrate the release of The Story of the Lost Child, the fourth and final Neapolitan novel by internationally acclaimed author Elena Ferrante, Slate will host... Learn more.
September 1 at 7:00PM
With Musical Guest Mac McCaughan
Slate’s Mom and Dad Are Fighting LIVE!: The Indie Rock Parenting Edition Hosted by Allison Benedikt and Dan Kois with special guest Mac McCaughan. Slate’s parenting podcast Mom and Dad Are Fighting is... Learn more.
June 7 at 7:00PM
Expanding the LGBTQ Conversation
Join the writers and editors behind Outward, Slate’s LGBTQ blog, for an evening of queer conversation about the latest gay news, culture, and controversy. Slate’s J. Bryan Lowder, Mark Joseph... Learn more.
February 3 at 8:00PM
Talk Superbugs and The Crazy World of Antibiotics
We are no longer taking RSVPs. Join L.V. Anderson for an evening devoted to superbugs with the screening and discussion of the film Resistance. This film traces the history of... Learn more.
May 21 at 6:30PM
Our Annual Lovefest
Editor Hanna Rosin of DoubleX, Slate’s section for women; New York magazine’s Noreen Malone; and editor June Thomas of Outward, Slate’s LGBTQ section, are joined by special guest Christina Antoniades to gab about culture, politics,... Learn more.
February 25 at 7:00PM