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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: Beyond Hookah & Injera

Just off U Street, in what we affectionately know as “Little Ethiopia”, one can find the vibrant enclave of restaurants, grocery stores, and mom-and-pop shops. When immigrants arrived in droves in the early 2000’s, the Ethiopian community began to expand beyond this four-block stretch. Their culture has since blossomed in the nation’s capital. For many of us, our first entre into Ethiopian culture has been through hookah and traditional foods. However, in our next Humanitini, we will examine the Ethiopian experience in DC in depth:

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