Author Archives: Amy Kobeta

A Video of Thanks

As we approach the end of 2019, HumanitiesDC wants to express our thanks to all of our supporters who make our work possible. We are deeply grateful to the DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities, our organizational and individual donors who support our efforts to preserve the art, history and culture of Washington, DC. If you would like to make a donation in support of HumanitiesDC, our grantees and our programs, please

“Preserving LeDroit Park” Humanitini

Please join us for the first Humanitini of 2020 on January 9th!  This historic documentary chronicles the creation and the development of LeDroit Park and the contributions made by the African-Americans who have lived there for over 100 years. It is because of their pioneering work that LeDroit Park has become an American treasure. Following the screening a panel of experts on gentrification and its effect on DC communities will have a moderated discussion and audience Q&A. The event is

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