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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and Historic St. Mary’s City celebrate partnership

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and Historic St. Mary’s City celebrate partnership

. July 10, 2017

Local and state officials visited the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s St. Michaels campus Friday, July 7, to celebrate a new partnership between CBMM and the Historic St. Mary’s City Commission. Speakers at the event included Adelaide Eckardt, Maryland state senator; Johnny Mautz, Maryland state delegate; Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio; deputy chief of staff for Governor Larry Hogan; […]

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Forgive/Fight Initiative to honor Mandela at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Forgive/Fight Initiative to honor Mandela at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

. July 7, 2017

Program is celebrating Nelson Mandela’s 99th Birthday July 18 CINCINNATI, OH (July 7, 2017) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will host the FORGIVE/FIGHT initiative on Tuesday, July 18 at 2:00 p.m. on the third floor terrace by the Eternal Flame. The initiative is celebrating Nelson Mandela’s 99th birthday. Forgive/Fight statements from the Mandela: […]

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New Exclusives at the Glass House Design Store

New Exclusives at the Glass House Design Store

. July 7, 2017

The Glass House are celebrating the 111th anniversary of Philip Johnson’s birth this Saturday, July 8th with the release of the new Modernist Paperweight designed by Werkstätte Carl Auböck Vienna exclusively for the Glass House Design Store! Inspired by Philip Johnson’s iconic glasses, these life-sized “spectacles” were lovingly created for us by Carl Auböck lV […]

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Film: Alexander Nevsky directed by Sergei Eisenstein at the Museum of Russian Icons

Film: Alexander Nevsky directed by Sergei Eisenstein at the Museum of Russian Icons

. July 7, 2017

A cinematic epic about one of Russia’s greatest historical heroes by one of its most renowned filmmakers. Eisenstein drew on history, Russian folk narratives, and the techniques of Walt Disney to create this broadly painted epic of Russian resilience. The story of Teutonic knights vanquished by Prince Alexander Nevsky’s tactical brilliance resonated deeply with a […]

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Framing Cultures series: Author, Historian and Humorist Jennifer Eremeeva at the Museum of Russians Icons

Framing Cultures series: Author, Historian and Humorist Jennifer Eremeeva at the Museum of Russians Icons

. July 7, 2017

This year marks the centenary of the October Revolution of 1917–a monumental event that profoundly shaped the present geopolitical reality. Ms. Eremeeva will reflect on the cultural and political significance of the Revolution over the past century; explore why Russia’s leaders are ignoring this significant anniversary; and theorize what can be gleaned from this about […]

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