Cynthia Manick and Len Lawson, editors of THE FUTURE OF BLACK—an anthology by Black writers and writers of color that explores Afrofuturism, sci-fi, and speculative fiction, sit down with writers […]
CNN senior legal analyst, SiriusXM host, and adjunct professor at the George Washington University School of Law, Laura Coates comes to Politics and Prose for a (virtual) discussion about her […]
It's writing that helped Shaka Senghor endure 19 years in prison. It's also what earned him a spot on the New York Times Best-Seller list for his memoir, Writing My […]
This weekly chat is a quick and dirty conversation with the National Museum of Women in the Arts' educators on different pieces from the museum's collection.
Using a rigged game of Monopoly as an analogy for the socioeconomic position of Black people in America, Kimberly Jones spoke words that resonated with millions in a video that […]
It's year 4720 in the lunar calendar. Ring in the Lunar New Year and Year of the Water Tiger with this virtual celebration, hosted by the Mayor’s Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs. Over the course of three days, MOAPIA will release multimedia content on their social media pages to honor the holiday.
"Having it all" as a woman is a myth in a workforce designed by and for men, argues Reshma Saujani in her latest book. She'll discuss Pay Up with Sally […]
Inspired by the museum's recent acquisition of vintage photographs by U.K.-based artists, this conversation will reflect on the legacy of women in photography. The event features Del Barrett, Bindi Vora, and Renée Mussai.
D.C.'s largest and longest-running film festival returns. The annual International Film Festival is back in-person at E Street Cinema and streaming online, with offerings from all over the globe. In […]
Embrace your inner Nancy Drew and get ready for a family-friendly scavenger hunt! You can compete virtually or IRL. Work in groups to uncode clues and uncover the D.C. items […]
Narrating The Middle East is a two-day virtual lit fest that brings together Arab writers, poets, publishers, and experts on the literature of the Middle East. The 2022 winner of […]
Italian painter Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio helped revolutionize 16th century painting, but was also known as the pittore maledetto, or the cursed painter. He had a love of violence, brothels, and […]