Events

Detail, Bethany Collins, America: A Hymnal, 2017

Collecting to Strength, Subverting Tradition: Curatorship in the 2010s

Friday, July 19, 2019, 1:00 pm
National Museum of Natural History Q?rius Theater
The Smithsonian Libraries invites you to the secondin a series of talks related to our newest exhibition,Magnificent Obsessions: Why We Collect: Collecting to Strength, Subverting Tradition: Curatorship in the 2010s
THUG

Book Club: The Hate U Give

July 21, 2019: 11am- 1pm National Museum of African American History and Culture Join the Smithsonian Libraries for Book Club! On July 21, we will be discussing Angie Thomas' award-winning novel The Hate U Give  at the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Participants will also be treated to rare artifacts and books to shed light on some of the themes within the book .A light brunch will be served.
Hunger Games

Book Club: Hunger Games

Sunday, August 11, 2019, 11:00 am
The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC
Join the Smithsonian Libraries for Book Club! On August 11, we will be discussing Suzanne Collins' award-winning novelThe Hunger Gamesat The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture GardenParticipants will also be treated to rare artifacts and books to shed light on some of the themes within the book. A light brunch will be served.