68th St. between Park and Lexington
New York, NY 10065
Phone: (212) 843-8296
Description: The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College will mark the publication of Summer in the City: John Lindsay, New York, and the American Dream with a conference examining the mayoralty of New York City Mayor John Lindsay on Thursday, March 20 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College, 68th St. between Park and Lexington.
The conference will reassess Lindsay’s policies as mayor from 1966 to 1973 and look at the lessons of those tumultuous years for the new mayoral administration. The conference will consist of a keynote address, followed by two panel discussions, each bringing together veterans of the Lindsay administration and mayoral scholars.