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05/19/2019 (Sunday 3am): I took too many pictures at the wonderful-as-always Gaithersburg Book Festival so I'm still working on pictures from there as well as ones from the new Queens of Egypt exhibit @ National Geographic Society. Total number of photos in the queue): 7,100.
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2019_05_01A1_Lincoln_RoomD201DC -- U.S. Capitol -- Lincoln Room Dedication
Dedication of the Lincoln Room in the Capitol. 
A unanimous House Resolution set aside the former mail room of the original House of Representatives chamber to honor Congressman Abraham Lincoln. This room was just a few feet behind Lincoln's desk on the House floor in what is now Statuary Hall. ... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_01B_Capitol_LincolnRm42DC -- U.S. Capitol (interior) -- Special: Lincoln Room (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_01C_CapitolV3DC -- U.S. Capitol -- Views from... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_02A_LOC_Herblock53DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit: Herblock Gallery (2019)
Herblock Looks at 1969: Fifty Years Ago in Editorial Cartoons
Currently on exhibit: March 23, 2019–September 7, 2019

Richard Milhous Nixon (1913–1994) became the thirty-seventh president of the United States in 1969. Herblock had been a persistent critic of Nixon since 1948, starting with the... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_02B_LOC_Mozart12DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Coolidge): Mozart, Sonata for Violin and Piano, K. 379 (1781)
This was a piece hand-written by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, part of the collection at the LOC. Most of us were just wowed to see it. (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_02C1_DaviesP117DC -- Library of Congress -- Ceremony: Herblock Prize (2019): Matt Davies -- Presentation
The Herb Block Foundation cordially invites you to
THE HERBLOCK PRIZE
Award Ceremony & Lecture
Prize Winner: Matt Davies
Lecturer: Jake Tapper
Finalist: Clay Jones

Matt Davies
Newsday
Matt Davies is the editorial cartoonist for Newsday in NY and has won both the 2004 Pulitzer Prize and the... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_02C3_DaviesR145DC -- Library of Congress -- Ceremony: Herblock Prize (2019): Matt Davies -- Reception
The Herb Block Foundation cordially invites you to
THE HERBLOCK PRIZE
Award Ceremony & Lecture
Prize Winner: Matt Davies
Lecturer: Jake Tapper
Finalist: Clay Jones
Folks here include: Michael Cavna, Mark Shields, Joe Sutliff, Eric Shansby, Clarence Page, Lisa Page, Matt Davies, Matt Wuerker, Clay... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_04A1_Emb_China149DC -- Embassy of China
Part of Passport DC (Around the World) Open House 2019
CHINA:
* A sampling of Chinese foods
* Performances of Chinese opera, martial artsand dances
* Interactive stations of Chinese tea ceremony, calligraphy, paper tearing performances
* Exhibition on the achievements of China-U.S. scientific... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_04A2_Emb_China_Photo64DC -- Embassy of China -- Exhibit: Photo exhibition on 40th Anniversary of China-US diplomatic relations
Part of Passport DC (Around the World) Open House 2019
CHINA:
* A sampling of Chinese foods
* Performances of Chinese opera, martial artsand dances
* Interactive stations of Chinese tea ceremony, calligraphy, paper tearing performances
* Exhibition on the achievements of China-U.S. scientific... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_04A3_Emb_Ethiopia15DC -- Embassy of Ethiopia
Part of Passport DC (Around the World) Open House 2019
ETHIOPIA
* Birthplace of the coffee bean!
* Display of Ethiopia’s diverse tourism attractions and world heritage sites
* An awe-inspiring photography exhibition
* Traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony
* Traditional music and dances (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_04A4_Emb_Bahrain11DC -- Embassy of Bahrain
Part of Passport DC (Around the World) Open House 2019
BAHRAIN
* An outside, illustrated cultural trail showcasing Bahrain’s architecture
* A puzzle displaying the country’s tourist attractions
* Display of the history and traditions of Bahrain’s pearlindustry
* Traditional foods and... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_04A5_Emb_Bangladesh24DC -- Embassy of Bangladesh
Part of Passport DC (Around the World) Open House 2019
BANGLADESH
* Celebrate a Bengali New Year
* Sample and purchase Bangladeshi cuisine
* See and purchase traditional crafts
* Enjoy aHenna Corner
* Experience a cultural show of traditional dance and music (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_04A6_Emb_Ghana24DC -- Embassy of Ghana
Part of Passport DC (Around the World) Open House 2019
GHANA
* Live music
* Wood sculpture at work
* Traditional Ghanaian food vendors (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_04A7_Emb_Pakistan15DC -- Embassy of Pakistan
Part of Passport DC (Around the World) Open House 2019
PAKISTAN
* Celebrate Basant with kites and colors
* Play cricket in the courtyard
* Savor traditional kebabs and biryani dishes
* Enjoy music, performances and more (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_04B1_KatzenO102DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2019B2 Spring II Opening Reception & Gallery Talk
MFA Thesis Opening Reception & Gallery Talk
Celebrate the accomplishments of AU’s Department of Art MFA thesis candidates by welcoming Turbulence to the museum. A gallery talk with the artists will be held from 5-6PM, followed by the opening reception from 6-7PM. Free and open to all, no RSVP required.... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_04B2_KatzenX116DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2019B Spring II Exhibition
Turbulence
studio art MFA Thesis Exhibition
On view May 4-May 26, 2019. Eight emerging artists present their work as part of their 2019 MFA Thesis exhibition. This exhibition demonstrates a diversity of views on subjects that range from identity to geometric abstraction to activism. What unites the... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_05A1_Literary_HillBF363DC -- Literary Hill BookFest (2019) @ Eastern Market
Come meet our friendly authors and partake in the vibrant literary culture of Capitol Hill. With all different genres and styles represented -- from children's books to poetry, from nonfiction to mystery and romance -- there's something for everyone....
Author folks here pretty much in sequence:... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_06A1_Bennett148DC -- USC/PDC/PDAA -- Amanda Bennett ("A Free Press Matters")
A Free Press Matters: A conversation with Voice of America Director Amanda Bennett
Amanda Bennett, Director of the Voice of America. She will discuss new digital networks and services VOA has launched with other partners in U.S. global media and the future of U.S. global messaging. (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_06B1_Hostess1006DC -- Hostess 100th Anniversary Van (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_06B2_KSt9DC -- Downtown area (K Street environs -- between New Hampshire and New York, Penn and M) (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_06B3_Dupont6DC -- Dupont Circle neighborhood (but not Circle) (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_06B4_City_Center_Dior61DC -- CityCenterDC -- Dior Pre-Fall 2019 Men’s Collection Pop-Up Store
Dior Pre-Fall 2019 Men’s Collection Pop-Up Store
Tuesday, April 30 - Monday, May 6
The Dior Pre-Fall Men’s 2019 Collection pop-up store will be located in The Park at CityCenter from April 30 through May 6. Designed like pods, these inter-connectable minimalist spaces are modular and can adapt to any... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_06C_Duckworth60CSIS -- A Conversation With:Senator Tammy Duckworth
The CSIS Middle East Program Invites You To A Conversation With:
Senator Tammy Duckworth
U.S. Senator for Illinois, Combat Veteran and Retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel
on
United States and Iraq: Going Forward
Dr. Jon Alterman will discuss the current U.S. strategy in Iraq with Senator... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_06D_Caro26Sixth & I and Politics & Prose -- Robert Caro ("Working") w/Chuck Todd
Robert Caro’s collection of personal essays is both a fascinating glimpse behind the scenes of his award-winning books and an engaging self-portrait of sorts by one of our most accomplished biographers. Writing with his signature grace, humor, and vigor, Caro recalls what it was like to interview a man... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07A1_Archives_HersPP50Natl Archives -- Press Preview: Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote
A special press-only “sneak peek” of the National Archives exhibit “Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote” before it opens to the public. The 3,000-square-foot exhibition uses more than 90 original National Archives records to explore the relentless struggle of diverse activists throughout U.S.... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07A3_Archives_Hers290DC -- Natl Archives -- Exhibit: Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote
Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote
Friday, May 10, 2019 - Sunday, January 3, 2021
Most Americans consider the ability to vote fundamental to the enjoyment of full citizenship. American women, however, were long denied that right. In 1920, American democracy dramatically expanded when the... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07B1_Toynbee6DC -- Public Art: Stickman Robots (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07B2_LEnfant9DC -- L'Enfant Plaza areas (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07B3_Callbox5DC -- Callboxes (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07B4_SI_Castle13DC -- Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle) (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07B5_SI_Castle_Commons79DC -- Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle) -- The Commons (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07C1_Spy39DC -- International Spy Museum (New Location) (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07C2_SpyPP24DC -- International Spy Museum (New Location) -- Press Preview (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07D1_Spy_1Stealing374DC -- International Spy Museum (New Location) -- 1. Stealing Secrets (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07D3_Spy_2Codes101DC -- International Spy Museum (New Location) -- 2. Codes (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07D4_Spy_3Sense71DC -- International Spy Museum (New Location) -- 3. Making Sense of Secrets (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07D5_Spy_4Covert182DC -- International Spy Museum (New Location) -- 4. Covert Action (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07E1_Spy_5History233DC -- International Spy Museum (New Location) -- 5. Spying that Shaped History (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07E2_Spy_6Uncertain200DC -- International Spy Museum (New Location) -- 6. An Uncertain World (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07F1_SIBG39DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Poliinator Garden (Butterfly Habitat Garden) @ Natural History Museum (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07F2_Trails_FTriangle14DC Heritage Trails: Make No Little Plans: Federal Triangle Heritage Trail (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07F3_Archives10DC -- Natl Archives -- Exterior (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07F4_SI_Habitat_BB19DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Bug B&B @ National Museum of Natural History (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_07G_SIPG_Sentence65DC -- Donald W. Reynolds Center (NPG) -- Exhibit: In Mid-Sentence
In Mid-Sentence
May 3, 2019 – March 29, 2020
Photographs are often replete with words that remain unheard. In Mid-Sentence presents a selection of photographs from the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery’s collection that depict moments of communication: intimate confessions, public speeches,... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_08A1_Redemption167JxJ (2019) @ AFI -- "Redemption" opening night
Opening Night
REDEMPTION (2018) [GEULA]
One of the leading lights of contemporary Israeli cinema, Joseph Madmony (RESTORATION), returns for this spiritually rousing, emotionally intelligent story of despair, exhilaration and faith. Menachem is a middle-aged single father struggling to finance his... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09A_Packer108New America -- Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and The End of the American Century (w/George Packer and Peter Bergen)
Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and The End of the American Century
George Packer’s latest book, Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and The End of the American Century is the vividly told saga of the ambition, idealism, and hubris of one of the most legendary and complicated figures in recent American history, set... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09B1_NMWA_NYASP9DC -- New York Avenue Sculpture Project -- Betsabeé Romero
Betsabeé Romero
Sep 28, 2018 - Sep 20, 2020
The dynamic works of Mexico City-based Betsabeé Romero (b. 1963) form the next chapter in the New York Avenue Sculpture Project. To create her four sculptures developed expressly for this installation, Romero assembled carved and painted tires into totemic... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09B2_NMWA_More73DC -- Natl Museum of Women in the Arts -- Exhibit: More is More: Multiples
More is More: Multiples
On view May 3–September 22, 2019
Distinctively placed between the worlds of art and retail, multiples leap off store shelves and into the hands of consumers, collectors, and museums worldwide. These artist-designed objects (often developed in collaboration with design firms,... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09B3_NMWA75DC -- Natl Museum of Women in the Arts (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09B4_NMWA_Power79DC -- Natl Museum of Women in the Arts -- Library Exhibit: Power in My Hand: Women Poets, Women Artists, and Social Change
Power in My Hand: Women Poets, Women Artists, and Social Change
April 1 - August 30, 2019
A shared yearning for free expression has animated an enduring solidarity between women poets and artists. Using words and images, brimming with passion and determination, they communicate with and inspire one... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09C1_Emb_Peru_Condor83DC -- Embassy of Peru -- Exhibit: The Condor & the Eagle
The Condor & the Eagle
On view May 1 - June 7, 2019
The Embassy of Peru in the United States is pleased to present the pictorial exhibition of two Chicano artists of Peruvian origin who have contributed with their art to launch Chicano art to the national and world markets.
Mario Acevedo Torero and... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09C2_Dupont3DC -- Dupont Circle neighborhood (but not Circle) (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09C3_Emb_Mozambique5DC -- Embassy of Mozambique
External only. (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09C4_Emb_Botswana3DC -- Embassy of Botswana
External only. (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09C5_Critters7DC -- Critters -- Baby Sparrow near Dupont Circle
I doubt he/she lived for long. I couldn't hear a parent bird around. (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09C6_Emb_Zimbabwe7DC -- Embassy of Zimbabwe
External only. (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09D_Warner48Brookings Institution -- Global China: Assessing China’S Growing Role In The World (w/Mark Warner and Victoria Nuland)
Global China: Assessing China’s growing role in the world
Recent years have witnessed an expansion of China’s influence, both within the Indo-Pacific region and around the world. On Thursday, May 9, Foreign Policy at Brookings will host Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.) for a discussion on the implications... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09E1_WNDC38DC -- Woman's National Democratic Club -- Exterior (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09E2_WNDC_I97DC -- Woman's National Democratic Club -- Interior (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09E3_WNDC_Suffrage22DC -- WNDC -- Exhibit: Women's Suffrage (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09E4_WNDC_Miele36DC -- WNDC -- Exhibit: All Good Things are Wild and Free: New Works by Regina Miele
All Good Things are Wild and Free: New Works by Regina Miele
On view May 2-September 3, 2019
Please join us for the opening of artist Regina Miele’s latest exhibition, whose new works follow a journey in the company of Rachel Carson’s writings, a journey of reverent observation and an ode to nature’s... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_09E5_Miele32DC -- WNDC -- Opening Reception: All Good Things are Wild and Free: New Works by Regina Miele
Art Exhibition Reception
All Good Things are Wild and Free: New Works by Regina Miele
Please join us for the opening of artist Regina Miele’s latest exhibition, whose new works follow a journey in the company of Rachel Carson’s writings, a journey of reverent observation and an ode to nature’s... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_10A1_Axis_Mundi25DC -- Public Art: Axis Mundi (by Kate Raudenbush)
Axis Mundi
by Kate Raudenbush
Kate Raudenbush’s Axis Mundi is a futuristic landmark echoing the shape of an ancient obelisk, a monument used to mark places of importance. The sculpture references the dynamic diagonal lines of Pierre Charles L’Enfant’s city plan for Washington, DC and star patterns... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_10A2_Murals5DC -- Public Murals
A new mural by the World Bank. (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_10B1_Diamond94Politics & Prose @ GW Betts Theatre -- Jared Diamond ("Upheaval")
Jared Diamond - Upheaval—at GW Betts Theatre
Best known for his classic Guns, Germs, and Steel, awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1998, Diamond is a professor of geography at UCLA, but he draws on myriad fields, including anthropology, economics, ecology, and evolutionary biology to propose groundbreaking... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11A1_WWC_M154MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- Miscellaneous (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11A2_WWC_A34MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- Agents Room (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11A3_WWC_PP86MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- Publishing Pros Room (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11B1_WWC_P0136MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "Know Your Rights as an Author"
"Know Your Rights as an Author"
Speaker: Lauren Menkes (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11B2_WWC_P0227MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- Welcome
Welcome
Speakers: Audrey A. Bastian, Conference Chair
Salley Shannon, President, Washington Independent Review of Books
Jud Ashman, Mayor of Gaithersburg (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11B3_WWC_P0326MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "An Agent, An Editor, and a Publisher: Publishing's Holy Trinity"
"An Agent, An Editor, and a Publisher: Publishing's Holy Trinity"
Moderator: Tara Campbell
Andrew Gifford, publisher
BJ Robbins, agent
Evelyn M. Duffy, editor (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11B4_WWC_P046MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "Romance: You Gotta Have Heart"
"Romance: You Gotta Have Heart"
Moderator: Delancey Stewart
Mindy Klasky
Eliza Knight (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11B5_WWC_P0520MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "Hidden Histories" (Nonfiction)
"Hidden Histories" (Nonfiction)
Moderator: Will Pittman
Eugene L. Meyer, author
Paula Whitacre, author
Patricia Pearson, author
George Derek Musgrove, author (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11B6_WWC_P0617MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "How Do You Know If You're Writing YA?"
"How Do You Know If You're Writing YA?"
Moderator: Caroline Bock
Susan Hawk, Literary Agent, with Upstart Crow Literary
Maggie Enright, book buyer with Busboys & Poets
Meg Kuyatt, author
Laura Scalzo, author
Meg Eden, author (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11C1_WWC_P0717MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- Jane Leavy in Conversation with Christine Brennan
Jane Leavy in Conversation with Christine Brennan
Introduced by: David O. Stewart (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11C2_WWC_P0822MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "Historical Fiction: Making It Real"
"Historical Fiction: Making It Real"
Moderator: Jenny Yacovissi
Eugenia Kim, author
Zach Powers, author
Stephanie Dray, author (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11C3_WWC_P0978MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- Lunch, Award to Eugene Meyer, Keynote by Jeffery Deaver
Lunch Buffet
Lifetime Achieve Award Presented to Eugene L. Meyer, introduction by Salley Shannon
Keynote Address by Jeffery Deaver, introduction by Audrey A. Bastian (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11D1_WWC_P1011MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "D.C. Debuts"
"D.C. Debuts"
Moderator: Shanon Lee
Carrie Callaghan, author
Alice Stephens, author
Julie Langsdorf, author (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11D2_WWC_P1110MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "Show Me the Money: Grants and Fellowships for Writers"
"Show Me the Money: Grants and Fellowships for Writers"
Co-Moderator: Tara Campbell
Co-Moderator: Julia Tangliere
Katy Day, NEA
Steven Skerritt-Davis, MD State Arts Council
Amy Freeman (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11D3_WWC_P1224MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "Violence in Fiction" (Mystery/Noir/Thriller)
"Violence in Fiction" (Mystery/Noir/Thriller)
Moderator: E.A. Aymar
Christina Kovac, author
Anjili Babbar, author
S.A. Cosby, author
Jefferey Deaver, author (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11E1_WWC_P1319MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "It's Not Always Novels: Essays, Flash/Short Stories, Poetry, and Memoir"
"It's Not Always Novels: Essays, Flash/Short Stories, Poetry, and Memoir"
Moderator: Melissa Scholes Young
Randon Billings Noble, author
Tyrese Coleman, author
Caroline Bock, author
Grace Cavalieri, poet (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11E2_WWC_P146MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "Keys to Editing Your Own Work"
"Keys to Editing Your Own Work"
Carrie Callaghan, author
Pintip Dunn, author
Holly Smith, Editor (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11E3_WWC_P1529MD -- Washington Writers Conference (2019) -- "Literary Fiction: The Great Undefinable"
"Literary Fiction: The Great Undefinable"
Moderator: Garline Issasi
Leslie Pietrzyk, author
Mary Kay Zaravleff, author
Susan Coll, author (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_11F1_Moe_Berg136JxJ (2019) @ AFI/Silver -- "The Spy Behind Home Plate" (w/Aviva Kempner and Franklin Foer)
Spotlight
THE SPY BEHIND HOME PLATE
Q&A with filmmaker Aviva Kempner and Franklin Foer, national correspondent for The Atlantic
Moe Berg led two lives: one was of public accomplishment, easy grace and dazzling intellect. Hidden from view was his career as an OSS operative, whose daring deeds helped... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_12A1_Forgotten136JxJ (2019) @ AFI/Silver -- "Forgotten Soldier" (w/Lucille Smith and Lady Irene Hatter)
FORGOTTEN SOLDIER (2018)
Q&A with filmmaker Lucille Smith and subject Lady Irene Hatter
When Lady Irene Hatter was a little girl, she remembers strangers running up to her father, Sally Noach, to thank him effusively for saving them during WWII. He'd politely, but firmly, dismiss all comers with a... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_12B1_Geniza73JxJ (2019) @ AFI/Silver -- "From Cairo To The Cloud: The World Of The Cairo Geniza" (w/Michelle Paymar)
FROM CAIRO TO THE CLOUD: THE WORLD OF THE CAIRO GENIZA
Q&A with filmmaker Michelle Paymar
In 1896, Solomon Schechter entered the sacred storeroom of an ancient synagogue in Cairo and discovered a vast treasure trove of manuscripts that revolutionized our understanding of Jewish history and illuminated... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_13A1_King_Bibi101JxJ (2019) @ AFI/Silver -- "King Bibi" (w/Dan Shadur)
Spotlight
KING BIBI
Q&A with filmmaker Dan Shadur
Twenty years before the spectacle of Donald Trump, Benjamin Netanyahu already understood the political benefits of fomenting an adversarial relationship with the media and taking his message directly to the public. KING BIBI explores Netanyahu's rise... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_14A1_Cooling220CSIS -- The Global Cooling Prize
The Global Cooling Prize
A global competition to develop breakthrough residential cooling technology
The CSIS Energy & National Security Program, Rocky Mountain Institute, Conservation X Labs, and the Institute for Governance & Sustainable Development are pleased to invite you to the U.S. launch of... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_14B_Carnegie_Lib8DC -- Carnegie Library of Washington, DC (Exterior) (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_15A1_Leona106JxJ (2019) @ AFI/Silver -- "Leona" (w/Isaac Cherem)
LEONA (2018)
Q&A with filmmaker Isaac Cherem
A young Jewish woman from Mexico City finds herself torn between her conservative family and forbidden love with a non-Jewish man. He helps her discover the world outside her tight-knit community, but the transition is as fraught as it is exciting. Textured... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16A1_Metro_RI9Metro Station -- Rhode Island Avenue (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16A2_Law44DC -- Natl Law Enforcement Officers Memorial (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16A3_Signs5DC -- Temporary Signs (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16A4_White_House4DC -- White House (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16A5_Lafayette_Square9DC -- Lafayette Square (by White House) area (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16B_Maraniss49Natl Archives -- David Maraniss ("A Good American Family")
A Good American Family: The Red Scare and My Father
Pulitzer Prize–winning author David Maraniss captures the pervasive fear and paranoia that gripped America during the Red Scare of the 1950s. A Good American Family recounts his family’s ordeal, from blacklisting to vindication. Elliott Maraniss, a... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16C1_Carnegie_Lib1DC -- Carnegie Library of Washington, DC (Exterior) (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16C2_Carnegie_LibI7DC -- Carnegie Library of Washington, DC (Interior)
My first visit since the Apple store reopened the place. (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16C3_Carnegie_Lib_HH47Hist Soc of Wash DC @ Carnegie Library -- Exhibit: DC Hall of History (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16C4_Carnegie_Lib_Big48Hist Soc of Wash DC @ Carnegie Library -- Exhibit: The Big Picture
THE BIG PICTURE
In the first half of the 20th century, photographers recorded milestones using panoramic technology. Very few people alive have seen them. Until now.
THE BIG PICTURE reveals how these craftsmen captured DC history. From Rudolph Valentino’s visit to the White House to the 1924 World... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16C5_Carnegie_Lib_HSW3Hist Soc of Wash DC @ Carnegie Library (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16E1_SI_Habitat_LU26DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Life Underground @ National Museum of American History (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16E2_SI_Habitat_DW20DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Dead Wood Is Life @ National Museum of American History (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16E3_SI_Habitat_NY12DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: We Need You! @ National Museum of American History (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16E4_SI_Habitat_N18DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Nests @ National Museum of Natural History (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16E5_SI_Habitat_BB30DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Bug B&B @ National Museum of Natural History (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16E6_SI_Habitat_H9DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Homes @ Mary Livingston Ripley Garden (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16E7_SI_Habitat_FS12DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Foundation of the Sea @ Enid A. Haupt Garden (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16E8_SI_Habitat_SD20DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Sign of the Dragonfly @ Enid A. Haupt Garden (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16E9_SI_Habitat_KF8DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Key to the Forest @ Enid A. Haupt Garden (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16F3_SIAH_Forgotten34DC -- Natl Museum of American History -- Exhibit: Forgotten Workers: Chinese Migrants and the Building of the Transcontinental Railroad
Forgotten Workers: Chinese Migrants and the Building of the Transcontinental Railroad
May 10, 2019 – Spring 2020
Marking the 150th anniversary of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad, a critical episode in the development of the American West, Hidden Workers focuses on the forgotten Chinese... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16G1_SIBG2DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Poliinator Garden (Butterfly Habitat Garden) @ Natural History Museum (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16G2_SIMLRG9DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Mary Livingston Ripley Garden (Between Hirshhorn & Arts and Industries Bldg) (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16G3_SIHG27DC -- Smithsonian Gardens: Enid A. Haupt Garden @ Smithsonian Castle (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16G4_SI_Castle4DC -- Smithsonian Institution Building (The Castle) (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16G5_Toynbee4DC -- Public Art: Stickman Robots (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_16H1_Women_Vote183Natl Archives -- Panel -- Women and the Vote: The 19th Amendment, Power, Media, and the Making of a Movement
Women and the Vote: The 19th Amendment, Power, Media, and the Making of a Movement
What methods did suffragists use to communicate their message, and how did public representations of women shape the battle for the 19th Amendment? Moderated by Tamara Keith, NPR White House correspondent and co-host of... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_17_GBF_Reception299Gaithersburg Book Festival (2019) -- Author Reception
Lots of folks here including: Jud Ashman ,Fred Bowen, Dave Roman, Jonathan Roth, Russell Ginns, Randon Noble, Wade Hudson, Cheryl Hudson, Maya Motayne, Julie Langsdoft, Andrea Bartz, Jannifer Yacovissi, Garrett Peck, James Swanson, Minh Le, Alan Gratz, Jackie Craven, Randon Noble, Susan Tan, Ellen... (Unreviewed)
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What's hot: The following pages have been the most popular ones over the last month or so:
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2019_05_01A1_Lincoln_RoomD201DC -- U.S. Capitol -- Lincoln Room Dedication
Dedication of the Lincoln Room in the Capitol. A unanimous House Resolution set aside the former mail room of the original House of Representatives chamber to honor Congressman Abraham Lincoln. This room was just a few feet behind Lincoln's desk on the House floor in what is now Statuary Hall. Linc... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_05A1_Literary_HillBF363DC -- Literary Hill BookFest (2019) @ Eastern Market
Come meet our friendly authors and partake in the vibrant literary culture of Capitol Hill. With all different genres and styles represented -- from children's books to poetry, from nonfiction to mystery and romance -- there's something for everyone.... Author folks here pretty much in sequence: Co... (Partially reviewed)
2019_04_27D_Underfoot123DC -- Awesome Con DC (2019) -- Underfoot Graphic Novel Launch Party
You're invited to THE UNDERFOOT Launch Party! Hosted by Emily S. Whitten, Ben Fisher, Michelle Nguyen, and Thom Zahler Come celebrate The Underfoot, a new original graphic novel series from Lion Forge Comics, with Co-Creators Emily S. Whitten & Ben Fisher, Artist Michelle Nguyen, & Letterer Thom Zah... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_02C3_DaviesR145DC -- Library of Congress -- Ceremony: Herblock Prize (2019): Matt Davies -- Reception
The Herb Block Foundation cordially invites you to THE HERBLOCK PRIZE Award Ceremony & Lecture Prize Winner: Matt Davies Lecturer: Jake Tapper Finalist: Clay Jones Folks here include: Michael Cavna, Mark Shields, Joe Sutliff, Eric Shansby, Clarence Page, Lisa Page, Matt Davies, Matt Wuerker, Clay Jo... (Partially reviewed)
2019_05_02C1_DaviesP117DC -- Library of Congress -- Ceremony: Herblock Prize (2019): Matt Davies -- Presentation
The Herb Block Foundation cordially invites you to THE HERBLOCK PRIZE Award Ceremony & Lecture Prize Winner: Matt Davies Lecturer: Jake Tapper Finalist: Clay Jones Matt Davies Newsday Matt Davies is the editorial cartoonist for Newsday in NY and has won both the 2004 Pulitzer Prize and the 2001 Rob... (Partially reviewed)


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