eAt first view, this photo will seem empty even to those who know the area East of the White House; the Ellipse grounds in 1968, as shown were a greenery part of the exteneded Mall between the Lincoln Memorial at its South end and the Capitol, Congress at it North end, with the Washington Monument just to N>E.[corner right] of this picture.
from Benjamin Guterman (H-FedHist)
The Graduate Program in German at Georgetown University in Washington DC invites applications to its Master’s and PhD programs for the academic year 2019/20. Application deadline: January 15, 2019.
The Northeast Modern Language Association is turning 50! Please come and help us celebrate our Anniversary Convention at the Gaylord National in Washington DC, March 21–24, 2019.
The theme of our 2019 convention is "Transnational Spaces: Intersections of Cultures, Languages, and Peoples." It aims to challenge traditional notions of history, territory, and identity and to recognize the complex processes of trans-culturation that have characterized modernity.