Hear Michael C.C. Adams, Regents Professor of History Emeritus, Northern Kentucky University, discuss his book Living Hell: The Dark Side of the Civil War. Living Hell clusters the voices of actual participants on the firing line or in the hospital ward to create a virtual historical reenactment of the war. Free. Sunday, November 9, 2014 from 2:00-3:00pm. Beatley Central Library, 5005 Duke St., Alexandria, VA 22304.
Classical WETA 90.9 FM showcases notable new (or newly reissued) CDs each week. Hear selections from the CD on-air throughout the week, and check online to learn more about the artist and the music.Learn more →
Historian Garrett Peck discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital. D.C.'s beer heritage dates back to 1770 and claims some very innovative brewers.Watch now →
On a snowy night in 1965, Hyattsville, Maryland's DeMatha Catholic High School defeated Lew Alcindor's Power Memorial Academy in what many call the greatest high school hoops game ever played.Learn more →
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