LIT­ER­ARY CAL­EN­DAR

OCT. 20 – 24

The Washington Post Sunday - - OUTLOOK -

20 TUES­DAY | 7 P.M. Joe Klein, a Time mag­a­zine colum­nist and the author of “Pri­mary Col­ors,” will dis­cuss his book “Char­lie Mike: A True Story of He­roes Who Brought Their Mis­sion Home” at Pol­i­tics and Prose, 5015 Con­necti­cut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919.

21 WED­NES­DAY | 6:30 P.M. Bill Clegg, author of the mem­oir “Por­trait of an Ad­dict as a Young Man,” will read from his novel “Did You Ever Have a Fam­ily,” about a woman cop­ing with fam­ily loss, at Bus­boys and Po­ets (Brook­land), 625 Mon­roe St. NE. 202-636-7230.

6:30 P.M. David Locke Hall, a former naval in­tel­li­gence of­fi­cer, will dis­cuss his book “CRACK99: The Take­down of a $100 Mil­lion Chi­nese Soft­ware Pi­rate” at Kramer­books, 1517 Con­necti­cut Ave. NW. 202-387-3825.

22 THURS­DAY | Noon. Jeff Faux, the found­ing pres­i­dent of the Eco­nomic Pol­icy In­sti­tute, will dis­cuss his book “The Ser­vant Econ­omy: Where Amer­ica’s Elite Is Send­ing the Mid­dle Class” at the Whittemore House, 1526 New Hamp­shire Ave. NW. 202-232-7363.

6:30 P.M. Ish­mael Beah will read from his novel “Ra­di­ance of To­mor­row,” Sal­adin Am­bar will read from his book “Malcolm X at Ox­ford Union,”

Gef­frey Davis will read from his po­etry col­lec­tion “Re­vis­ing the Storm” and Brian Gil­more will read from his book “We Didn’t Know Any Gang­sters” at Bus­boys and Po­ets (Brook­land). Each is a nom­i­nee for the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award.

6:30 P.M. Tiphanie Yanique will read from her book “Land of Love and Drown­ing,” Laila Lalami from her novel “The Moor’s Ac­count,” Charles E.

Cobb from “This Non­vi­o­lent Stuff’ll Get You Killed”

and “King RogerMe” at Reeves Bus­boys from and his Po­ets, po­etry 2021 col­lec­tion14th St. NW. 202-387-7638. Each is a nom­i­nee for the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award.

7 P.M. A Con­ver­sa­tion with nov­el­ist Judy Blume led by Diane Kresh of the Ar­ling­ton Pub­lic Li­brary at Wash­ing­ton-Lee High School, 1301 N. Stafford St., Ar­ling­ton. 703-228-6321. 703-228-6200.

23 FRI­DAY | 7 P.M. Colum McCann, the Na­tional Book Award-win­ning author of “Let the Great World Spin,” will read from his fic­tion col­lec­tion “Thir­teen Ways of Look­ing” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

24 SATUR­DAY | 3:30 P.M. Dan Jones, whose Bri­tish his­to­ries in­clude “The Plan­ta­genets” and “The Wars of the Roses,” will dis­cuss his book “Magna Carta: The Birth of Lib­erty” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

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