Watch: Librarian of Congress Hosts Women’s History Month Event Featuring Leaders in the Arts


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From Library of Congress:

Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden on March 22 will host a discussion with three dynamic leaders in the arts in celebration of Women’s History Month at the Library of Congress.

“In Conversation with the Librarian of Congress: Leaders in the Arts, a Celebration of Women’s History Month” will feature Marin Alsop, music director of the Baltimore Symphony; Deborah Rutter, president of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; and Molly Smith, artistic director at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater. Hayden, who in September 2016 became the first woman to serve as Librarian of Congress in September, 2016, will talk with these leaders about life experiences and achievements, as well as current trends and innovations in the cultural community.

The event takes place Wednesday, March 22, at noon in the Members Room of the Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First Street S.E., Washington, D.C. Tickets are free, but are required for admission. Tickets are available now at this website. The event will also be live-streamed on the Library’s Facebook page at and its YouTube site at

Follow the conversation on Twitter at @librarycongress and #WomensHistory.

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