Carnegie Council's acclaimed Public Affairs program hosts speakers who are prominent people in the world of international affairs, from acclaimed authors, to Nobel laureates, to high-ranking UN officials.

  • The program season runs from September to June.
  • Events take place at Carnegie Council on East 64th Street in New York City.
  • Remarks are followed by an audience question-and-answer session.
  • For subscription information, click here. Individual events cost $25.00.
  • Registration is required for all events. See calendar for details.
  • Programs are occasionally broadcast on C-SPAN.
  • For more information, contact Program Director Joanne Myers:



"I welcome this opportunity to meet people who come to the Carnegie Council because they enjoy thinking about issues, grappling with things that matter..."

Shashi Tharoor, Indian politician, author, and former UN official


"What I get most from presenting at these Carnegie breakfasts is the questions, the challenges, the new points, the things I or my co-authors have missed."

Paul Kennedy, Yale University historian