January 28th 2021

Night of Ideas is an all-night virtual marathon of creative performances and talks featuring top intellectuals and artists from the U.S., France, and around the world. Stay tuned for program updates!

We are grateful for the support of our lead sponsor, The Judy and Peter Blum Kovler Foundation, and of our national partners, the National Endowment for the Humanities and Carnegie Corporation of New York. We also want to thank our programming partners around the country: KQED, California Humanities, SFMoMa, the Hirshhorn Museum, and Columbia University. A special thanks to our historical partners, Brooklyn Public Library and San Francisco Public Library, which have supported the Night of Philosophy & Ideas since its inception.