Kitty Kelley Book Club: ‘The Story I Am’

In "The Story I Am: Mad About the Writing Life," acclaimed author and essayist Roger Rosenblatt mines his personal oeuvre.

Virtual Arts Round Up, June 11, 2020

Feature films from Korea and documentaries from around the world are available for online viewing this month. Or would you rather watch jellyfish?

Virtual Arts Round Up, June 4, 2020

Online arts offerings of note include kids' activities at Glen Echo Park, the Hirshhorn Museum, the Phillips Collection and Strathmore.

Christo, Conceiver of Grand But Fleeting Art

With his wife Jeanne-Claude, Christo, who died on May 31, carried out two dozen projects, from installing 23 miles of curtained “gates” in Central Park to wrapping in fabric the oldest bridge in Paris.

Cultural Distancing Marches On

As D.C.-area arts organizations firm up their summer and fall plans, here is a handful (screenful?) of current recommendations for cultural distancing.

The Power of Art, Right Now

I have been dreading this column. I have been scared and slightly nauseated by the prospect of trying to write about art right now. I’ll...

DC Artswatch: Wolf Trap, In Series, Hillwood Book

Wolf Trap's summer season is now set to start on Friday, July 3. As of this writing, the rest of the season remains on the books.

Kitty Kelley Book Club: ‘Lost in Ghost Town’

Author Carder Stout’s name will resonate with Georgetowners who remember his family from when they lived in a mansion at 31st and P Streets.

Shakespeare’s Birthday at Home

The public is invited to post their own scenes, monologues, sonnet readings, selfies, artwork and baked goods on social media, tagging @folgerlibrary and using the hashtag #ShareYourShakespeare.

Staff Entertainment Picks; Send Us Yours

Bored during shutdown? Here are movie, TV, music and book picks from several Georgetowner staffers. We invite you to email your own to us at