Plan Your Visit 2022

Events for this year’s Festival will be held in-person at various venues in New York City and Los Angeles.

New York venues:

AIA Center for Architecture
536 LaGuardia Place
New York, NY 10012

The Public Theater- Joe’s Pub
425 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10003

The Strand Book Store
828 Broadway
New York, NY 10003

Washington Square Park
Garibaldi Plaza and Holley Plaza
5 Ave, Waverly Pl., W. 4 St. and MacDougal St.
New York, NY 10012

The Quad Cinema
34 West 13 Street
New York, NY 10011

Cooper Union – Great Hall
7 East 7th Street
New York, NY 10003

Lillian Vernon Writers House
58 West 10th Street
New York, NY 10003

The New School
Kellen Hall- 66 Fifth Avenue
Auditorium (Old Tishman)- 66 West 12 Street
Tishman Auditorium- 63 Fifth Avenue

Jefferson Market Library
425 Sixth Avenue
New York, NY 10011

Church of the Village
201 W 13th Street
New York, NY 10011

Los Angeles venues:

California African American Museum (CAAM)
600 State Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90037

The Broad
221 S Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012

The Huntington Library, Art Museum, and Botanical Gardens
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108

Los Angeles Library
630 W 5th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Japan Foundation
5700 Wilshire Blvd, STE 100
Los Angeles, CA 90036


All NYC venues are located in Greenwich Village and surrounding areas. They are within walking distance and/or easily accessible via public transportation. For more information, and to plan travel using subways and buses, visit MTA’s trip planning service.

Accessibility and Safety

ADA Compliance

All Festival venues are ADA compliant, and therefore wheelchair accessible.

Aids for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Attendees

Select events will feature ASL interpretation and assistive listening devices.

See individual event pages for details or email [email protected] for more information and to request additional accommodations.

Translation & Interpretation

Select events will include foreign languages. English translations in supertitles or through live interpretation will be available. See individual event pages for more information.

Remote Viewing Options

Many, but not all, events will be live-streamed with the service Crowdcast. There will also be a select number of virtual events. See individual event details for more information.

Crowdcast has an official mobile app for Apple. It can also be accessed from your mobile device’s browser at 

 Ticket buyers can access recordings of live-streamed events via Crowdcast until June 1, 2022.