Posted April 1, 2014 at 10:14 am
Amidst a whirlwind book tour for Little Failure, Gary Shteyngart made a pit stop on the Lower East Side, a neighborhood he called home for a decade. The Tenement Museum wooed the critically acclaimed author to speak about his new memoir during last night’s “Tenement Talks” series. He was joined in conversation by moderator-writer Suketu […]
Last modified March 18, 2013 at 1:39 pm
Third generation owner Mark Russ Federman has written a memoir, Russ & Daughters: Reflections and Recipes from the House that Herring Built, which details the history of his family business.
Posted March 4, 2013 at 12:09 pm
In 2013, amidst chain stores and online shopping, what is the equivalent of a “mom and pop” shop?
Last modified September 19, 2012 at 12:18 pm
The Tenement Museum is now aboard the foodie bandwagon with some new programming called “Culinary Conversations.”
Last modified February 17, 2012 at 12:54 pm
Perhaps it’s in our genes. New Yorkers have a knack for visualizing spaces that others would ignore, or pass right by.
Posted January 27, 2012 at 10:33 am
New York Diaries is presently at the top of our reading list, so it was a great pleasure to attend last night’s Tenement Talks with author.
Posted October 26, 2011 at 12:02 pm
With the opening line from Annie Hall describing Catskills cuisine in mind, we armed ourselves with a pocketful of antacid and headed over to the Tenement Museum this past Monday night.
Posted October 12, 2011 at 10:11 am
Last night, in conjunction with online publication ProPublica, the Tenement Museum held an investigatory discussion about Wall Street and the overall state of the financial sector.