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Help us save Capitol Hill history


Team up with HumanitiesDC and the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop to make your mark on Capitol Hill history! Bring your personal historic memorabilia to be digitized on Saturday, December 12 from 1-4pm at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop. We will add the digital files to the DC Digital Museum, and return the originals to you along with digital copies on a flash drive. The gloves you wore while turning the soil at the community garden. A weathered DC Transit token.

[RSVP] Humanitini: Washington Redskins, is it more than just a name?

(Photo courtesy of AP Photo/Alex Brandon,)

Have another Humanitini! Our monthly, happy-hour series brings thoughtful, intellectual humanities conversations to the after-work bar scene throughout the city. Tomorrow, we will host Humanitini: A discussion about the Washington Redskins’ name at The Brixton. Tradition or epithet? Honoring or demeaning? November’s panel will discuss the Redskins’ naming controversy. The debate has implications far beyond sports or the greater DC area. No matter your stance, join us and add your perspective to the conversation! Panelists will include Suzan Shown Harjo: