This Week on Livestream | November 6, 2017

Watch live as Livestream Learn presents a Studio Software demo, Gnomon gets in the ‘weeds’ with the artists at Disney Feature Animation, and the World Economic Forum hosts the Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils in Dubai.

Nikki Giovanni | A Good Cry: What We Learn from Tears and Laughter | Author Events
Monday, November 6
7:30 PM ET
“A renowned activist and educator whose art emerged during the turmoil of the Civil Rights and Black Arts movements of the 1960s, Nikki Giovanni is a winner of the Langston Hughes Medal for Outstanding Poetry, a seven-time winner of the NAACP Image Award, and one of Oprah Winfrey’s 25 Living Legends.”

Meb Keflezighi and Kathrine Switzer with Dr. Jordan Metzl | 92nd Street Y
Tuesday, November 7
“Join 92nd Street Y for a special evening to celebrate two running legends, Meb Keflezighi and Kathrine Switzer.”

Live Demo + Q&A: Livestream Studio Software | Livestream Learn
Wednesday, November 8
1:30 PM ET
“This Livestream Learn is a great overview for anyone new to livestreaming or switcher software, and an opportunity for those familiar with the software and platform to ask questions and improve techniques.”

Dan Rather | What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism | Author Events
Wednesday, November 8
7:30 PM ET
“The Free Library of Philadelphia presents Dan Rather in conversation with longtime broadcaster and journalist, Tracey Matisak. What Unites Us is an essay collection in which Rather expounds on what real patriotism looks like and extolls the institutions that sustain us.”

Weeds: The Making of an Animated Short Film | Gnomon
Wednesday, November 8
10:30 PM ET
“Join Kevin Hudson and Bradford Simonsen at the Gnomon School of Visual Effects for a behind-the-scenes look at Weeds, the first animated short film completed within the Filmmakers Co-op at Disney Feature Animation.”

How To Create A Studio Look, Anytime, Anywhere | bheventspace
Thursday, November 9
“Join legendary photographer and lighting expert Gary Fong as he shows how to create dramatic lighting effects, anywhere or anytime.”

Reza Aslan | God: A Human History | Author Events
Thursday, November 9
7:30 PM ET
“Religion scholar Reza Aslan is The New York Times bestselling author of Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth. A chronicle of humanity’s drive to reconcile its spiritual beliefs, God draws a line from prehistoric religions to today’s interfaith connections.”

Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils – Dubai 2017 | World Economic Forum
Saturday, November 11
2:30 AM ET
“The Annual Meeting of the Global Future Councils 2017, taking place in Dubai, will bring together more than 700 members of the Network of Global Future Councils to shape a better future.”

This Week on Livestream | February 12, 2018

Watch live as Carolina Herrera reveals her Fall 2018 collection, Roxane Gay visits the Hammer Museum, The Greene Space discusses climate change, and Jazz at Lincoln Center celebrates Valentine’s Day.

Fall 2018 #HERRERALIVE | Carolina Herrera
Monday, February 12
“With almost four decades in fashion under her belt, the iconic Carolina Herrera will step down as creative director of her brand following tonight’s reveal at New York Fashion Week. Watch the Fall 2018 collection on Livestream and”

Some Favorite Writers: Roxane Gay | Hammer Museum
Monday, February 12
10:30 PM ET
“One of today’s most astute cultural critics, Roxane Gay is the author of New York Times best-seller Bad Feminist, the novel An Untamed State, and the short story collections Difficult Women and Ayiti. Raw and beautifully written, Gay’s most recent book, Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body, is a remarkable work about pain, healing, strength, and coming to terms with oneself and one’s body.”

Citizen Now: Climate Change | The Greene Space
Tuesday, February 13
“2017 was the second-hottest year on record. The impact of climate change – from rising sea levels to rising food scarcity – continues to grow. Join The Greene Space as they hear from social entrepreneurs about how they’re working to make clean energy accessible and affordable to communities everywhere, create a workforce of sustainable ocean farmers, and mitigate the rising effects of climate change.”

Tayari Jones | An American Marriage with Stephanie Powell Watts | Author Events
Tuesday, February 13
7:30 PM ET
“Focusing mostly on the urban South, Tayari Jones‘s four novels include Silver Sparrow, The Untelling, and Leaving Atlanta. Her new novel follows a husband and wife who seem to embody the new South but are unmoored by false accusation and imprisonment.”

Valentine’s Day: Songs We Love featuring Vuyo Sotashe and Brianna Thomas | Jazz at Lincoln Center
Wednesday, February 14
7:30 PM ET
“Joining Brianna Thomas this year is fellow vocalist Vuyo Sotashe, a recent second-place winner of the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Vocal Competition, a rising star in New York City, and an in-demand special guest at Jazz at Lincoln Center.”

TAKING FLIGHT | National Geographic
Thursday, February 15
“National Geographic discusses Bird Migration and Conservation Across Hemispheres.”