LIT­ER­ARY CAL­EN­DAR

March 19 - 25

The Washington Post Sunday - - BOOK WORLD -

19 SUN­DAY | 1 P.M. Amy Dick­in­son, who writes the syn­di­cated “Ask Amy” column, will dis­cuss her sec­ond mem­oir, “Strangers Tend to Tell Me Things,” at Pol­i­tics and Prose, 5015 Con­necti­cut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919. 20 MONDAY | 7 P.M. Sharon Wein­berger, the na­tional se­cu­rity edi­tor of the In­ter­cept, will dis­cuss her book “The Imag­i­neers of War: The Un­told Story of DARPA, the Pen­tagon Agency That Changed the World” at Pol­i­tics and Prose. 21 TUES­DAY | 7 P.M. Chris Hayes, the host of “All In” on MSNBC, will dis­cuss his book “A Colony in a Na­tion,” about racial in­equal­ity in Amer­ica, at Sixth and I His­toric Syn­a­gogue, 600 I St. NW. 202-408-3100. $16-$42. 7 P.M. Adam Al­ter, a pro­fes­sor of mar­ket­ing and psy­chol­ogy at New York Univer­sity, will dis­cuss his book “Ir­re­sistible: The Rise of Ad­dic­tive Tech­nol­ogy and the Busi­ness of Keep­ing Us Hooked” at Pol­i­tics and Prose. 22 WED­NES­DAY | 7 P.M. Brad Parks, a Vir­ginia writer, will read from his thriller “Say Noth­ing,” about a judge who searches for his miss­ing chil­dren, at One More Page Books, 2200 N. West­more­land St., #101. Ar­ling­ton. 703-3009746. 23 THURS­DAY | 6:30 P.M. Richard Holmes,a bi­og­ra­pher of Shel­ley and Co­leridge, will dis­cuss his mem­oir “This Long Pur­suit: Re­flec­tions of a Ro­man­tic Bi­og­ra­pher” at Kramer­books, 1517 Con­necti­cut Ave. NW. 202387-1400. 7 P.M. Bruce Feiler, who writes the This Life column for the Sun­day New York Times, will dis­cuss his book “The First Love Story: Adam, Eve, and Us” at Pol­i­tics and Prose. 24 FRI­DAY | 7 P.M. Tris­tan Goo­ley, founder of the Nat­u­ral Nav­i­ga­tor School, will dis­cuss his book “How to Read Wa­ter: Clues and Pat­terns From Pud­dles to the Sea,” and Jonathan White, a marine con­ser­va­tion­ist, will dis­cuss his book “Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean” at Pol­i­tics and Prose. 25 SATUR­DAY | 1 P.M. Paul Dick­son, a base­ball his­to­rian, will dis­cuss his bi­og­ra­phy of Leo Durocher, the leg­endary short­stop and man­ager, at Pol­i­tics and Prose. For more lit­er­ary events, go to wapo.st/lit­cal

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