Education & Community Engagement

We provide educational experiences to thousands of students each year through our programs and work with hundreds of schools and non-profit organizations to share the resource of acclaimed authors visiting our community. We invite you to get involved with us!

Authors to Schools

Each of our Words & Picture authors visits an area school while six additional schools actively participate through videoconferencing technology–what an amazing opportunity!

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Discounted Tickets

We strive to be accessible, affordable, and welcoming. You’ll find standing discounts for students as well as for book clubs and school groups. We even offer free tickets for qualifying schools and non-profit organizations.

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Community Partnerships

Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures loves to partners with area non-profits whose work relates to the author’s area of expertise.

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Tabling Opportunities for Non-profits

Non-profit organizations are invited to have an info table at our events when appropriate to the lecture topic.

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Upcoming Lectures

Anna Monardo

MAY 23

Liann Tsoukas and Rob Ruck

JUN 20

Colm Toibin

SEP 16

Pico Iyer

SEP 30