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A Fireside Chat with Chris Hayes ’97

June 2 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Chris Hayes

The in-person event is sold out, but the Zoom link is still available for anyone who wishes to attend virtually. Tickets are only $20, register for what is sure to be a fascinating event today!

On Friday, June 2nd, the HCHSAA will host an exclusive event featuring MSNBC host Chris Hayes. The well-known host of MSNBC’s All In with Chris Hayes will take part in an in-depth conversation with HCHS Social Studies faculty Irving Kagan ’82 and our Hunter audience. Registration for this special talk is open to alums from all class years! Tickets for the event will be issued in the order of registration received through the HCHSAA website.

Hayes became an MSNBC contributor in 2010 and previously hosted the weekend program “Up w/ Chris Hayes,” which premiered in 2011. He is Editor-at-Large of “The Nation,” also produced by MSNBC. His 2018 book, A Colony in a Nation (W.W. Norton & Company), is a New York Times best-seller. Hayes’ first book, Twilight of the Elites: America After Meritocracy (Crown), which is about the crisis of authority in American life, was published in June 2012 and also became a New York Times best-seller.

Writing on a wide variety of political and social issues since 2002, Hayes is a former Fellow at Harvard University’s Edmond J. Safra Foundation Center for Ethics. From 2008-2010, he was a Bernard Schwartz Fellow at the New America Foundation. From 2005 to 2006, he was a Schumann Center Writing Fellow at In These Times.

His essays, articles and reviews have appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Time, The Nation, The American Prospect, The New Republic, The Washington Monthly, The Guardian, and The Chicago Reader.

A Fireside Chat with Chris Hayes will be held at the Asia Society Penthouse Suite, 725 Park Avenue at East 70th Street, from 4:30pm-7:00pm . A reception will follow the discussion.

Program

4:00pm: Doors Open

4:30-5:30pm: Discussion with Chris Hayes ’97 and Irving Kagan ’82, including 15 minutes of Q&A

5:30-7:00pm: Reception

This event will be held in a hybrid format. The in-person event is sold out, but the Zoom link is still available for anyone who wishes to attend virtually. Tickets are only $20, register for what is sure to be a fascinating event today!

Details

Date:
June 2
Time:
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Organizer

Asia Society Penthouse Suite, 725 Park Avenue at the corner of East 70th Street