JUNE 16 2014
Conversation and Tea Tasting
Join master tea-blender Michael Harney for a survey of the landscape of East Asian teas. Discover how cultivation, production techniques, geography and history influence a tea’s taste.
The First Woman Graphic Novelist: Helena Bochořáková-Dittrichová
Helena Bochořáková-Dittrichová (1894–1980) was a Czech graphic artist whose 1929 novel is widely acknowledged to be the first wordless novel created by a woman.
The United States Capitol is a monument, a working office building, and one of the most recognizable symbols of representative democracy in the world. Visitors are welcome to enter the building through the Capitol Visitor Center, located underground on the east side of the Capitol.