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Dumbarton Oaks Response to COVID-19

As a public health precaution, the Museum and Garden are closed temporarily. In addition, for the remainder of the summer, as well as the fall term, all public events will be virtual.

We are closely monitoring developments regarding the COVID-19 outbreak and will update our website to reflect any changes to our operations and programming.

 
Segregation and Resistance in America’s Urban Landscapes

Segregation and Resistance in America’s Urban Landscapes

(Dumbarton Oaks Vimeo Channel, from Jul 01, 2020 04:00 PM to Sep 14, 2020 05:30 PM)

This virtual symposium addresses the everyday spatial practices through which marginalized communities resisted oppressions and constructed alternative or counter narratives and spaces.

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Faces of Rulership in the Maya Region

Faces of Rulership in the Maya Region

(Dumbarton Oaks Music Room, from Oct 09, 2020 08:30 AM to Oct 10, 2020 06:00 PM)

Through this two-day symposium, scholars aim to better understand concepts of rulership and governance in Ancient Maya culture.

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Rethinking Byzantine Masculinities: Gender, Sexuality, Emotions, Devotion

Rethinking Byzantine Masculinities: Gender, Sexuality, Emotions, Devotion

(Zoom, from Oct 30, 2020 02:00 PM to Oct 30, 2020 03:30 PM)

Four scholars engage in conversation about research on gender, sexuality, emotions, and devotion.

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People and Power in Byzantium

People and Power in Byzantium

(Zoom, from Nov 05, 2020 09:00 AM to Nov 06, 2020 01:00 PM)

Bringing together specialists who investigate the formation of groups based on shared purpose, this colloquium raises important issues of scope regarding the methodology and interpretive models for the study of Byzantine society.

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Call for Papers—Land Back: Indigenous Landscapes of Resurgence and Freedom

Call for Papers—Land Back: Indigenous Landscapes of Resurgence and Freedom

(Dumbarton Oaks Music Room, from Apr 30, 2021 09:00 AM to May 01, 2021 05:00 PM)

Submissions due August 10, 2020 | Garden and Landscape Studies Symposium, in partnership with the Mellon Initiative in Urban Landscape Studies

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