Events

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American Muslim Local Officials: Challenges and Opportunities

March 13, 2013 // 1:30pm5:00pm
When Washingtonians think of U.S. Muslim officials, the names of Representatives Keith Ellison and André Carson come to mind. What may be of greater interest to many people outside the Beltway, however, is the increasing number of local Muslim officials. Join us for a program in which Muslim mayors, city council members and judges will discuss the particular challenges and opportunities facing them today as they seek appointment or election and carry out their responsibilities once in office.
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The Legal and Media Worlds Look at the Supreme Court 2012 Term

September 20, 2012 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Panelists will discuss the upcoming Supreme Court term and how the modern media covers our nation’s highest court.
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Book Launch: National Insecurities: Immigrants and U.S. Deportation Policy Since 1882

May 10, 2012 // 4:00pm5:30pm
The question of who is admitted to the United States and who is kept out has remained an important public policy debate for more than a century. Former Wilson Center Fellow Deirdre Moloney will discuss this topic in light of her new book, National Insecurities: Immigrants and U.S. Deportation Policy Since 1882, at a Wilson Center book launch on May 10.

The Courts and Constitutional Democracy in America

May 01, 2012 // 5:00pm7:00pm
This event is part of The American Bar Association's 2012 Leon Jaworski Public Program Series.

Language Makes History: Intersections of Language, Gender and Politics

April 18, 2012 // 4:00pm5:30pm
The National Women’s History Museum and United States Studies of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars are hosting a lecture in the series "The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Women’s History," with Dr. Robin Lakoff, author of the new book "Language Makes History: Intersections of Language, Gender and Politics."
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Grand Domestic Revolution: Recovering the Forgotten History of Feminism and Housing Design

February 15, 2012 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Please join us for the fifth lecture in “The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Women’s History” lecture series, a joint venture between the The National Women’s History Museum (NWHM) and the Woodrow Wilson Center.
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New Negro Women and Beyond: Posing Beauty in African American Culture

January 18, 2012 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Join US Studies and the National Women's History Museum on Wednesday, January 18 for the fourth lecture in "The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Women's History" series.
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"Dorothea Lange: Life, Politics, and Work": A lecture by Dr. Linda Gordon

December 12, 2011 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Join US Studies and the National Women's History Museum on Monday, December 12 for the third lecture in "The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Women's History" series.
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Accounting for Culture in the Military: Implications for Future Humanitarian Cooperation

December 09, 2011 // 9:30am4:00pm
While the military has made the goal of increased cultural knowledge and awareness a priority since the mid-2000s, these developments have yet to be accounted for as part of a broad inter-agency conversation among military and non-military stakeholders. Join us for a conference focusing on the U.S. military’s efforts to develop cultural expertise.
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"African American Women Refugees in the Civil War" A lecture by Dr. Thavolia Glymph

November 17, 2011 // 4:00pm5:30pm
Join US Studies and the National Women's History Museum on Thursday, November 17 for the second lecture in "The Past, Present, and Future of U.S. Women's History" series.

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