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DC Writers’ Homes: Website Launch

  Join us as we celebrate the launch of our new online database honoring the writers who have historically captured the human condition in our city and around the world through their literary works. Enjoy food, an open bar and a guided tour by creators Kim Roberts and Dan Vera of our newly designed D.C. Writers website on November 29th at the Uline Arena. This project documents the homes of literary authors who once lived in the greater Washington, DC

Humanitini: Mobility, Migration and Movement in Washington DC

Movement, Mobility, and Migration

Mobility, Migration and Movement in Washington DC On Friday November 2nd, HumanitiesDC in collaboration with the Historical Society of Washington will explore themes related to “Mobility, Migration, and Movement,” including the creation of Metro, the impact of migration to the region, and the bicentennial of the birth of Frederick Douglass, a man for whom mobility meant an escape to freedom. This special edition of our Humanitini series will kick of the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.’s 45th Annual History Conference, a series of forums that

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