1. “The Lives of Women”
At Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway, at 95th St.; 212-864-1414; $25
Jane Fonda makes a rare appearance to discuss her recent autobiography, My Life So Far, and fellow actresses read from works celebrating the female experience.
2. “You’re Wearing That? Understanding Mothers and Daughters in Conversation”
At theMuseum of Jewish Heritage, Edmond J. Safra Hall, 36 Battery Place, nr. West St.; 212-968-1800; $50
Author Deborah Tannen moderates a discussion with comedian Judy Gold, actress Tovah Feldshuh, and others after a celebratory brunch.