JUNE 15 - 21
15 MONDAY | Noon. Robert Pallitto, an associate professor of political science at Seton Hall University, will discuss his book “Common Law Constitutionalism and the Magna Carta” at the National Archives, William G. McGowan Theater, Constitution Avenue and Seventh Street NW. 202357-5000.
6:30 P.M. Del Quentin Wilber, a reporter for Bloomberg News, will discuss his book “Rawhide Down: The Near Assassination of Ronald Reagan” at the Arlington Central Library, 1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington. 703-228-5990.
7 P.M. Joseph Luzzi, a professor of Italian at Bard College, will discuss his book “In a Dark Wood: What Dante Taught Me About Grief, Healing, and the Mysteries of Love” at Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919.
16 TUESDAY | 4 P.M. Volunteers, in celebration of Bloomsday, will read excerpts from James Joyce’s “Ulysses,” which took place on June 16, 1904, at Politics and Prose.
6 P.M. Laura Auricchio, dean of the New School, will discuss her book “The Marquis: Lafayette Reconsidered” at the Society of the Cincinnati at Anderson House, 2118 Massachusetts Ave. NW. 202-785-2040.
6:30 P.M. A.O. Schwarz Jr., who served as chief counsel to the Church Committee on Intelligence, will discuss his book “Democracy in the Dark: The Seduction of Government Secrecy” at Busboys and Poets - Brookland, 625 Monroe St. NE. 202-6367230.
6:30 P.M. Jamie Brickhouse, a comedian who did voice-overs for “Beavis and Butthead,” will discuss his memoir about his indomitable mother, “Dangerous When Wet,” at Busboys and Poets, 2021 14th St. NW. 202-387-7638.
17 WEDNESDAY | 7 P.M. Brad Meltzer, host of the History Channel show “Brad Meltzer’s Decoded,” will read from his thriller “The President’s Shadow,” the third installment of his Ring of Culper series, at Politics and Prose.
18 THURSDAY | 6:30 P.M. Jabari Asim, executive editor of the NAACP publication the Crisis, will read from his novel “Only the Strong,” about four people in St. Louis who are affected by the death of Martin Luther King Jr., at Busboys and Poets - 14th Street.
7 P.M. Charles Kaiser, a former reporter for the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, will discuss his book “The Cost of Courage,” about the Nazi occupation of France, at Politics and Prose.
19 FRIDAY | 4 P.M. Mika Brzezinski, co-host of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” will discuss her book “Grow Your Value: Living and Working to Your Full Potential” at Politics and Prose.
20 SATURDAY | 1 P.M. Stephen Hunter, a former Washington Post film critic, will read from his Jack the Ripper thriller “I, Ripper” at Politics and Prose.
2:30 P.M. Hugh Hewitt, a radio talk-show host, will discuss his book “The Queen: The Epic Ambition of Hillary and the Coming of a Second ‘Clinton’ Era” at the Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. 888-6397386. Free with Newseum admission.
6 P.M. Andrea Mays, who teaches economics at California State University at Long Beach, will discuss her book “The Millionaire and the Bard: Henry Folger’s Obsessive Hunt for Shakespeare’s First Folio” at Politics and Prose.
21 SUNDAY | 2 P.M. Sally Mann, a noted and controversial photographer, will discuss her book “Hold Still: A Memoir With Photographs and the Memory of Time” at the National Gallery of Art, East Building Atrium, Fourth Street and Constitution Avenue NW. 202-737-4215.