Ten Evenings

Ten Evenings presents celebrated authors generously sharing their research and creative process in conversational lectures.


All tickets include a virtual access pass.

Photo of a beautiful arrangement of flowers in front of the podium at a Ten Evenings lecture in the Carnegie Music Hall


Ten Evenings 2021/22


Photo of Brit Bennett

Brit Bennett

September 20, 2021
Photo of Charles Yu

Charles Yu

October 18, 2021
Photo of Lawrence Wright

Lawrence Wright

November 8, 2021
Photo of Maggie O'Farrell

Maggie O’Farrell

November 22, 2021
Photo of Yaa Gyasi

Yaa Gyasi

December 6, 2021
Photo of Douglas Stuart

Douglas Stuart

January 24, 2022
Photo of Ayad Akhtar

Ayad Akhtar

February 21, 2022
Photo of George Saunders

George Saunders

March 21, 2022
Photo of Robin Wall Kimmerer

Robin Wall Kimmerer

April 11, 2022
Photo of Isabel Wilkerson

Isabel Wilkerson

May 9, 2022
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“A day spent reading is not a great day. But a life spent reading is a wonderful life.”

Ayad Akhtar, Homeland Elegies

Funding for Ten Evenings is provided by the A.W. Mellon Educational and Charitable Trust Fund of The Pittsburgh Foundation.

Upcoming Lectures

Kelly Yang

OCT 24

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Mark Oppenheimer

OCT 26

Photo of Lawrence Wright

Lawrence Wright


Sharon Draper

NOV 21