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Ken Burns 2016 NEH Jeffersonson Lecturer

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What: 2016 Jefferson Lecture in the Humanities

Who: Ken Burns, acclaimed documentary filmmaker (The Civil War, Baseball, JAZZ, The Roosevelts: An Intimate History)

When: Monday, May 9 at 7:30 PM

Where: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC.

If you’re too far to join us in person at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, you can watch the event live online. In its 50th anniversary year, NEH is encouraging communities around the country to sign up to host or participate in Jefferson Lecture watch parties.

How to get tickets: Tickets to the lecture are free and will be available on at first-come, first-served basis through the NEH website (www.neh.gov) beginning in April.

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