Events & Programs

Global Trends: Paradox of Progress

Global Trends
When: January 9, 2017 @ 9:00 am
Where: Knight Conference Center, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Industrial and information age achievements are shaping a world both more dangerous and richer with opportunity. Human choices will determine whether promise or peril prevails. Global Trends is the Intelligence
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“Bears in the Streets: Three Journeys Across a Changing Russia”

Lisa Dickey
When: January 31, 2017 @ 3:30 pm
Where: Documentary Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Author Lisa Dickey talks about her new book, “Bears in the Streets: Three Journeys Across a Changing Russia,” which explores how the lives of ordinary Russians have changed over the
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“1967: Civil Rights at 50” Exhibit Closes

“1967: Civil Rights at 50”
When: January 2, 2018 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Newseum, Level 4, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Today is your last chance to see this exhibit! “1967: Civil Rights at 50” tells the dramatic story of the growing militancy of the struggle for racial justice in 1967.
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“1967: Civil Rights at 50” Exhibit Opens

“1967: Civil Rights at 50”
When: February 3, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Newseum, Level 4, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

“1967: Civil Rights at 50” tells the dramatic story of the growing militancy of the struggle for racial justice in 1967. The exhibit uses powerful photos and images of historic
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Inside Media: The Life of Coretta Scott King

“My Life, My Love, My Legacy”
When: February 4, 2017 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

On the opening weekend of the Newseum’s newest exhibit “1967: Civil Rights at 50,” author and journalist Barbara Reynolds talks about the new memoir “My Life, My Love, My Legacy,”
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Inside Media: The Use and Abuse of Hidden Presidential Power

Mary Graham
When: February 25, 2017 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Author Mary Graham talks about her new book “Presidents’ Secrets: The Use and Abuse of Hidden Power,” which highlights three moments in history when the need for secrecy and openness
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Inside Media: Regime Change and Freedom of the Press: How Does the New Play King Charles III Mirror Reality?

King Charles III
When: February 12, 2017 @ 2:30 pm
Where: Knight TV Studio, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

To mark the opening of the new play “King Charles III” at Washington’s Shakespeare Theatre Company, the Newseum partners with the company to discuss the play’s themes, which include regime
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Independent Journalism in the Trump Presidency: Taking the $$$ Out of Political Coverage

Newseum Institute
When: January 18, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Where: Documentary Theater, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Over the past several decades, broadcast media has increasingly depended on advertisers, ratings and clicks in order to produce journalism. Yet as we enter a new presidential administration and simultaneously
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Women’s March on Washington Day at the Newseum

Women’s March Day
When: January 22, 2017 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

On Sunday, Jan. 22 the Newseum celebrates our First Amendment right to assemble by recognizing the Women’s March on Washington. Throughout the day, programming at the museum will highlight our
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“Remembering Pearl Harbor” VR Experience

When: December 5, 2016 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: NBC News Interactive Newsroom, Level 2, 555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

From Dec. 5 – 11, Newseum visitors can enjoy Time Inc.’s LIFE VR’s immersive experience, “Remembering Pearl Harbor,” which commemorates the upcoming 75th anniversary of the attack. Developed by Deluxe
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