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Event Alert: Humanitini: Washington 101 on November 21 [RSVP]


  EVENT ALERT Humanities DC Presents Humanitini: Washington 101, November 21 at Busboys & Poets (Washington, DC)—How would you explain Washington, D.C. to a newcomer who imagines the city as strictly politicians, national landmarks and cherry blossoms? During our monthly “Humanitini happy hour from 6 to 9 p.m. on November 21, attendees will get a primer on “Washington 101.” The authors of Washington 101: An Introduction to the Nation’s Capital will engage attendees in a discussion on the role of memory, race

Vote for This Year’s DC Reads Book Selection through June 30

DC Reads is a DC Public Library literacy program that promotes reading for pleasure by having citywide celebrations for teens and adults that focus on one book. Humanities DC is a proud partner of this program and we encourage you to vote from May 28th to June 30th for this year’s selection. View the nominees below and vote online here. DC Reads will take place from October 15-November 15th.  2014 DC Reads Nominees   Lost in the City by Edward P. JonesShort

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