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Fake News? Hamilton Rumors and Truths

April 26, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Fake News? Hamilton Rumors and Truths

The George Washington University Museum and The Textile Museum
701 21st Street NW
Emily Parsons, Denver Brunsman, Anne Dobberteen

Rumor has it, “Hamilton: An American Musical” is coming to Washington, D.C. Museums in town are not throwing away their shot to talk about the impact of this founding father on this city’s legacy. Join our panel of experts for short talks on Hamilton and his connection to the District, followed by a Q&A of all things Hamilton—news, rumors, even scandals. After the discussion, enjoy a curator-led tour of the exhibition Breaking News: Alexander Hamilton.

Free, no reservations required.


Emily Parsons, deputy director and curator, American Revolution Institute of the Society of the Cincinnati

Denver Brunsman, professor of history, George Washington University

Anne Dobberteen, assistant curator, Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection


April 26, 2018
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm