Personae in the 21st Century at the Brooklyn Museum

Artist David Levine moderates a conversation on the use of personae in our domestic, political, and online lives with The New Yorker staff writer and novelist Elif Batuman; art historian Carrie Lambert-Beatty; and journalist, critic, and author Virginia Heffernan. They explore the bots, trolls, rent-a-families, fake crowds, and other parafictional characterss blurring distinctions between fact and fiction, fake and real in the 21st century.


This event is free of charge, but please RSVP.

Start Date

June 30, 2018

End Date

June 30, 2018


02:00 PM - 04:00 PM


Brooklyn Museum 200 Eastern Parkway Brooklyn, NY 11238

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