Lectures & Talks - Arts, Culture, Exploration & History

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The Life of a Poet: A Conversation with Ron Charles + Ada Limón

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. Jan 29, 2019
Join Ron Charles, the fiction editor of The Washington Post, for an in-depth discussion with critically acclaimed poet Ada Limón.

Talk of the Hill with Bill Press: Nina Totenberg, NPR’s Legal Affairs Correspondent

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. Jan 22, 2019
Award-winning journalist, political insider and Capitol Hill resident Bill Press sits down for a one-on-one, thought-provoking conversation with NPR’s Nina Totenberg about her award winning career covering the Supreme Court.

Talk and Pop-Up Exhibition: A Christmas Messe

Folger Theatre
Sat. Dec 15
Join the Folger Institute Assistant Director for Fellowships Dr. Amanda Herbert in exploring rare materials related to the Folger Consort's A Christmas Messe: A Banquet of Seasonal English Music. Enhance your Consort experience with this pre-show pop-up event and get a behind-the-scenes look at items from the Folger vault.


Paris Noir, The African American History of Paris, talk by Tristan Cabello

Alliance Française of Washington, D.C.
Thu. Jan 17, 2019

DeRay Mckesson, Civil Rights Activist, Author

CenterStage at RCC
Mon. Jan 21, 2019

Rebecca Erbelding Rescue Board

Bender JCC of Greater Washington
Sun. Jan 27, 2019

I See A Darkness: A Conversation with David R. Ibata

National Gallery of Art
Mon. Jan 7, 2019

Gallery Talk: Rodarte

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 2, 2019

Meet David and Mark Shannon!

Georgetown Library
Sat. Dec 15

Gallery Talk: Ambreen Butt

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Dec 19

Film and Discussion: What Happened 2 Chocolate City?

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Jan 26, 2019
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