LIT­ER­ARY CAL­EN­DAR

JUNE 15 - 21

The Washington Post Sunday - - BOOK WORLD - For more lit­er­ary events, go to www.wash­ing­ton­post.com/gog/ and search “book event.”

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.

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