LIT­ER­ARY CAL­EN­DAR

Aug. 7 - 12

The Washington Post Sunday - - BOOK WORLD -

7 MON­DAY | 7 P.M. Trita Parsi will read from “Los­ing an En­emy,” about the Obama ad­min­is­tra­tion’s nu­clear deal with Iran, at Pol­i­tics and Prose, 5015 Con­necti­cut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919.

8 TUES­DAY | 12 P.M. Thomas Oliphant will read from “The Road to Camelot: In­side JFK’s FiveYear Cam­paign,” and a book sign­ing will fol­low, at the National Archives, 700 Penn­syl­va­nia Ave. NW. 202-357-5000.

7 P.M. Gil­lian Thomas, a lawyer with the Amer­i­can Civil Lib­er­ties Union’s Women’s Rights Project, will read from “Be­cause of Sex” and dis­cuss 10 Supreme Court cases per­ti­nent to women’s strug­gle for equal treat­ment, at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

9 WED­NES­DAY | 7 P.M. Henry Fountain,a for­mer New York Times sci­ence writer, will read from “The Great Quake,” about the largest recorded North Amer­i­can earth­quake, at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

10 THURS­DAY | 6:30 P.M. Erik Love, a so­ci­ol­ogy pro­fes­sor at Dick­in­son Col­lege, will dis­cuss “Is­lam­o­pho­bia and Racism in Amer­ica,” at Kramer­books, 1517 Con­necti­cut Ave. NW. 202387-1400.

7 P.M. Tom Per­rotta will read from his sev­enth novel, “Mrs. Fletcher,” about a mother who be­comes ad­dicted to porn and a son who re­al­izes that col­lege life doesn’t com­pare to his friv­o­lous ex­pec­ta­tions, at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

11 FRI­DAY | 7 P.M. Paul Kingsnorth will read from his new­est novel, “Beast,” and dis­cuss his lat­est es­say col­lec­tion, “Con­fes­sions of a Re­cov­er­ing En­vi­ron­men­tal­ist,” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

12 SATUR­DAY | 2 P.M. Hannah Gill, an an­thro­pol­o­gist and the di­rec­tor of the Latino Mi­gra­tion Project at the Univer­sity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will dis­cuss her book “North Carolina and the Latino Mi­gra­tion Ex­pe­ri­ence: New Roots in the Old North State,” at the Ana­cos­tia Com­mu­nity Mu­seum, 1901 Fort Pl. SE. 202-633-4820.

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