September 10, 2015
The Center for Ballet and the Arts
16 Cooper Square, New York NY

Featuring:
Leon Wieseltier
Jed Perl
Toni Bentley
Nicholas Jenkins

In front of a packed house, the four speakers reflected on Kirstein’s impact on American ballet and culture. An audience Q&A and reception followed.  The event was a precursor to the inaugural Lincoln Kirstein Lecture, featuring Helen Vendler, the Arthur Kingsley Porter University Professor at Harvard University.

 

“The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein’s Legacy” was presented by The Center for Ballet and the Arts.
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Jennifer Homans speaking at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

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Jennifer Homans speaking to guests at a table at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

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Two audience members shaking hands at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

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Three guests posing for a picture together at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

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Three guests posing for a picture together at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Four guests talking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

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Jennifer Homans speaking to two guests at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Four guests posing for a picture together at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Three guests posing for a picture together at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Two guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Two guests posing for a picture together at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Three guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Three guests speaking to each other while seated on a couch at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Three guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Three guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Three guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Two guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Jennifer Homans speaking to two guests at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Jennifer Homans speaking to two guests at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier and Toni Bentley speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Jennifer Homans posing for a picture with Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Jennifer Homans speaking to all audience members at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Jennifer Homans speaking to all audience members at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Photo of audience and panel at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Audience member asking a question at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Audience member listening to panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Audience listening to panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Audience listening to panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Audience listening to panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Audience listening to panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier speaking to audience at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier speaking to audience at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier speaking to audience at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier speaking to audience at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Leon Wieseltier speaking to audience at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Jennifer Homans talking to CBA event panelists.

©NYU Photo Bureau: Sorel

Jennifer Homans speaking at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Jennifer Homans speaking to guests at a table at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Two audience members shaking hands at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Three guests posing for a picture together at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Three guests posing for a picture together at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Four guests talking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Jennifer Homans speaking to two guests at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Four guests posing for a picture together at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Three guests posing for a picture together at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Two guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Two guests posing for a picture together at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Three guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Three guests speaking to each other while seated on a couch at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Three guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Three guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Three guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Two guests speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Jennifer Homans speaking to two guests at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Jennifer Homans speaking to two guests at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier and Toni Bentley speaking to each other at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Jennifer Homans posing for a picture with Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Jennifer Homans speaking to all audience members at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Jennifer Homans speaking to all audience members at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Photo of audience and panel at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Audience member asking a question at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Audience member listening to panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Audience listening to panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Audience listening to panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier, Jed Perl, Toni Bentley, and Nicholas Jenkins participating in panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Audience listening to panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Audience listening to panel discussion at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier speaking to audience at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier speaking to audience at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier speaking to audience at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier speaking to audience at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Leon Wieseltier speaking to audience at CBA-presented Lincoln Kirstein lecture, The Dance and the Intellectual: Lincoln Kirstein's Legacy.
Jennifer Homans talking to CBA event panelists.