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This Month: The Intersection of Punk & Go-Go Music in DC The music scene in DC is varied and original. DC gave birth to go-go and punk music, and hosts a surprising number of local labels and innovative performance spaces. This panel will examine the cultural intersections between the District’s go-go and punk scenes. Where do the two musical genres overlap, and what sort of innovations have emerged? What is Humanitini? Humanitini is an exciting happy hour event where Washington’s

Community Spotlight: Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital

"Film can change a person's perspective on how they see things in life." - Reggie Jackson, 18, ICAN Intern @ THEARC, after DCEFF's first-ever Youth Media Workshop. Check out Reggie's interview video and see photos from our Dec. 12 Youth Media Workshop on here on our Facebook page.

HumanitiesDC works with a number of phenomenal organizations whose projects celebrate the heritage of our communities and the potential of our youth. This month, we are proud to spotlight the work of The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital, which celebrated its 25th anniversary this past March.  – Established in 1993, the Festival is the largest and longest-running of its kind in the United States. The 2017 Festival (#DCEFF25) ran  March 14-26, featuring 180 films and 160 speakers in 40 venues

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