LIT­ER­ARY CAL­EN­DAR

March 6 - 11

The Washington Post Sunday - - BOOK WORLD -

6 MON­DAY | 2:30 P.M. Margo Jef­fer­son, au­thor of the award-win­ning me­moir “Ne­groland”; An­gela Flournoy, au­thor of the novel “The Turner House,” set on Detroit’s East Side; and Mar­cus Guil­lory, au­thor of the com­ing-of-age novel “Red Now and Laters,” will dis­cuss class in the black com­mu­nity at the Fol­ger Theatre, 201 East Capi­tol St. SE. $15. 202-544-7077.

7 TUES­DAY | 6 P.M. C. L. Bragg, a Ge­or­gia historian, will dis­cuss his book “Mar­tyr of the Amer­i­can Rev­o­lu­tion: The Ex­e­cu­tion of Isaac Hayne, South Carolinian” at the Amer­i­can Rev­o­lu­tion In­sti­tute - An­der­son House, 2118 Mas­sachusetts Ave. NW. 202-785-2040.

8 WED­NES­DAY| 12 P.M. Scott Miller, a jour­nal­ist, will dis­cuss his book “Agent 110: An Amer­i­can Spy­mas­ter and the Ger­man Re­sis­tance in WWII” at the Wil­liam G. McGowan Theater, Na­tional Ar­chives, 700 Penn­syl­va­nia Ave. NW. 202-357-5000.

6:30 P.M. Michael V. Hay­den, a former di­rec­tor of the Na­tional Se­cu­rity Agency and the CIA, will dis­cuss his book “Play­ing to the Edge: Amer­i­can In­tel­li­gence in the Age of Ter­ror” at Kramer­books, 1517 Con­necti­cut Ave. NW. 202-387-1400 .

9 THURS­DAY | 7 P.M. Will Englund, a Wash­ing­ton Post editor, will dis­cuss his book “March 1917: On the Brink of War and Rev­o­lu­tion” at Pol­i­tics and Prose, 5015 Con­necti­cut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919.

7:30 P.M. Kyi May Kaung, a writer and po­lit­i­cal econ­o­mist, will dis­cuss her me­moir “A Time to Write: Not Just About Burma” at the Friend­ship Heights Vil­lage Cen­ter, 4433 S. Park Ave., Chevy Chase. 301-656-2797.

10 FRI­DAY | 6 P.M. Drew Ma­gary, a cor­re­spon­dent for GQ and a columnist for Dead­spin, will read from

his novel “The Hike,” which fol­lows a busi­ness­man who finds him­self in a treach­er­ous, fan­tas­tic world, at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

6:30 P.M. Wil Hay­good, a former Wash­ing­ton Post re­porter, will dis­cuss his book “The But­ler: An Au­thor’s Jour­ney to a Block­buster Film” at BA­SIS In­de­pen­dent McLean, 8000 Jones Branch Dr., McLean. 703-854-1253.

7 P.M. Mohsin Hamid will read from his fourth novel, “Exit West,” a love story be­tween two refugees, at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

11 SATUR­DAY | 6 P.M. Melissa Clark, a food writer for the New York Times din­ing sec­tion, will dis­cuss her book “Din­ner: Chang­ing the Game,” in con­ver­sa­tion with Bon­nie Ben­wick, deputy food editor at The Post, at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

For more lit­er­ary events, go to wapo.st/lit­cal

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.