Past Events

Since our founding in 2005, FOLCS has hosted an impressive array of artists, actors, directors, writers, government leaders, and public intellectuals – even a former United States President and sitting Justices on the Supreme Court – on our stage. Events are always in the works!

To view an archive of the digital work we are producing throughout the global pandemic, visit our Virtual Events page.


A Conversation on the Economy with Lawrence H. Summers

September 22, 2022
Law of the Land

Law of the Land 2022: The Supreme Court Year in Review

July 7, 2022

A Conversation with James Kirchick: The Hidden History of Gay Washington

June 8, 2022
Film Series

Hold Your Fire: Advance Screening and Conversation

May 18, 2022

A Conversation with Rich Cohen: The Adventures of Herbie Cohen

May 10, 2022

A Conversation with Senator Joe Lieberman

May 4, 2022
Short Film

FOLCS International Short Film Competition 2022 (9th Annual Awards Night)

April 28, 2022
Film Series

Happening: Advance Screening and Conversation

April 26, 2022

FOLCS Headlines: The New Labor Movement

April 21, 2022

FOLCS Headlines: War in Ukraine and What Will Remain

April 5, 2022
Film Series

Nitram: Advance Screening and Conversation

March 29, 2022
Film Club

Conversations on Essential Cinema: All the President's Men

February 10, 2022