World on the Move: 250,000 Years of Human Migration 

World on the Move: 250,000 Years of Human Migration 

June 18—Aug. 28, 2022 | Great Hall East

Debuting at the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial Library before a multi-year tour of U.S. libraries, World on the Move: 250,000 Years of Human Migration is a traveling exhibition that aims to change the public conversation about a timely yet timeless topic—migration and displacement. Explore stories from across human history and the breadth of world cultures in this traveling exhibition organized by the American Anthropological Association and the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. Funding support is provided by The Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research and the Smithsonian Folklife Festival.  

Visit understandingmigration.org for more information. 
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Program Highlights

Events will be held at DC Public Library locations and at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival on the National Mall, in addition to partner sites.

Visit dclibrary.org/calendar and search #WorldOnTheMove for related programs at all DC Public Library locations.
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