LIT­ER­ARY CAL­EN­DAR

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12 SUN­DAY | 1 P.M. Jef­frey A. En­gel will dis­cuss “When the World Seemed New: Ge­orge H.W. Bush and the End of the Cold War,” at Pol­i­tics and Prose, 5015 Con­necti­cut Ave. NW. 202-3641919.

13 MON­DAY | 7 P.M. For­mer chief White House pho­tog­ra­pher Pete Souza will dis­cuss “Obama: An In­ti­mate Por­trait,” at Sixth & I His­toric Sy­n­a­gogue, 600 I St. NW. 202-408-3100. $25-$70.

14 TUES­DAY | 7 P.M. Alec Bald­win and Kurt

An­der­sen will dis­cuss their satir­i­cal mem­oir “You Can’t Spell Amer­ica With­out Me: The Re­ally Tremen­dous In­side Story of My Fan­tas­tic First Year as Pres­i­dent Don­ald J. Trump (a So-Called

Nov. 12 - 18

Par­ody),” at Ge­orge Wash­ing­ton Uni­ver­sity’s Lis­ner Au­di­to­rium, 730 21st St. NW. 202-9946800. $45.

15 WED­NES­DAY | 6 P.M. Tina Brown will read from “The Van­ity Fair Di­aries,” at Pol­i­tics and Prose at The Wharf, 70 Dis­trict Sq. SW. 202-3641919.

7 P.M. Gor­don S. Wood will read from “Friends Di­vided: John Adams and Thomas Jef­fer­son,” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

16 THURS­DAY | 7 P.M. Wash­ing­ton Post colum­nist David Ig­natius will read from “The Quan­tum Spy,” about a fic­tional CIA op­er­a­tive sent to find a Chi­nese in­for­mant, at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

17 FRI­DAY | 7 P.M. David Gold­field will read from “The Gifted Gen­er­a­tion: When Gov­ern­ment Was Good,” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

7 P.M. Theo Emery will dis­cuss “Hell­fire Boys: The Birth of the U.S. Chem­i­cal War­fare Service and the Race for the World’s Dead­li­est Weapons,” at Pol­i­tics and Prose at The Wharf.

18 SATUR­DAY | 6 P.M. Holly Hughes, ed­i­tor of “Best Food Writ­ing 2017,” will dis­cuss the an­thol­ogy with Jane Black, Tim Car­man,

Michel Richard and Joe Yo­nan, at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

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