June 3, 4:15 pm–"Confessions of A Wayward Philosopher," Held Lecture Hall, 3rd Floor, Barnard Hall, 116th St and Broadway, Barnard College, New York, NY.
April 27, 5:00 pm–“Why Philosophy Matters.” Stevens Institute of Technology, DeBaun Auditorium. Hoboken, N.J.
March 31: 9:15 am– "Banishing Contingency: Einstein's God and Spinoza's Necessity," keynote for Annual Meeting of Metaphysical Society of America, Harvard Hillel, 52 Mount Auburn St, Cambridge MA.
February 28, 7:00 pm– Onstage interview by Leonard Lopate, Queens College, Queens NY.
January 24, 2017, 3:00 pm–"In Defense of the Humanities," The Society of the Four Arts, 24 Arts Boulevard, Palm Beach, Florida
November 17, 6:30 pm–"Plato's Despair," Keynote for World Philosophy Day, City College of NY, Convent Ave &138th St. North Academic Building, room 0/201.
September 30, 2:10 pm–"The Philosophers and The Scientists Should Be Friends," Dartmouth College, Hanover New Hampshire
September 23, 4:00 pm–Onstage Interview, Women in Secularism, Hyatt Regency, Arlington, Virginia
September 22, 5:00 pm–"Socrates Must Die: The Ethos of The Extraordinary and the Birth of Philosophy" Regis University, Denver Colorado.
June 7, 5:00 pm–"The Renegade Jew Who Gave Us Modernity," Northwestern University, Segal Visitors Center,1841 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL
June 1, 6:30 pm–"Two Heretical Novelists in Conversation," keynote with James K. Morrow, Theater for the Performing Arts, NYU, 1 Washington Place, NYC.
April 24, 11:00 am–"The Mattering Map," Smithsonian Magazine Festival of Ideas: The Future is Here, Shakespeare Theater, 610 F Street, Washington D.C.
April 5, 7:00 pm–Hunter College Writing Center's "Great Thinkers" series, Cafe Glass, 3rd floor of the West Building, New York City
February 17, 7:00 pm–"Why Are Philosophers So Annoying?" Brooklyn Public Philosophers, Central Brooklyn Library, 10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY