LIT­ER­ARY CAL­EN­DAR

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8 SUN­DAY | 1 P.M. Martha S. Jones will dis­cuss “Birthright Cit­i­zens: A History of Race and Rights in An­te­bel­lum Amer­ica” with Lisa Croom­sRobin­son, a law pro­fes­sor at Howard Univer­sity, at Pol­i­tics and Prose, 5015 Con­necti­cut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919.

5 P.M. David Mar­golick will read from “The Prom­ise and the Dream: The Un­told Story of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

9 MON­DAY | 7 P.M. Rae DelBianco will dis­cuss her de­but novel, “Rough An­i­mals,” which mixes sur­vival, Wild West and fairy tale themes, at Pol­i­tics and Prose at the Wharf, 70 Dis­trict Sq. SW. 202-364-1919.

7 P.M. Martha C. Nuss­baum will read from “The Monar­chy of Fear: A Philoso­pher Looks at Our Po­lit­i­cal Cri­sis” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

10 TUES­DAY | 6:30 P.M. Ruthanna Em­rys will read from “Deep Roots,” Book 2 of the Inns­mouth

Legacy se­ries, at East City Book­shop, 645 Penn­syl­va­nia Ave. SE #100. 202-290-1636.

7 P.M. Caitlin Mo­ran will read from her novel “How to Be Fa­mous,” about a young woman in Lon­don dur­ing the 1990s Brit­pop scene, at Pol­i­tics and Prose at the Wharf.

7 P.M. Jeff Big­gers will dis­cuss “Re­sis­tance: Re­claim­ing an Amer­i­can Tra­di­tion” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

11 WED­NES­DAY | 7 P.M. Naomi Novik will read from “Spin­ning Sil­ver,” a mod­ern retelling of Rumpel­stilt­skin, at One More Page Books, 2200 N. West­more­land St., #101. Ar­ling­ton. 703-300-9746.

7 P.M. Dan Kauf­man will dis­cuss “The Fall of Wisconsin: The Con­ser­va­tive Con­quest of a Pro­gres­sive Bas­tion and the Fu­ture of Amer­i­can Pol­i­tics” with Seymour M. Hersh at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

12 THURS­DAY | 7 P.M. Annie Lowrey will dis­cuss “Give Peo­ple Money: How a Univer­sal Ba­sic

In­come Would End Poverty, Rev­o­lu­tion­ize Work, and Re­make the World” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

7 P.M. Laura Kamoie will read from her his­tor­i­cal novel, “My Dear Hamil­ton,” about Alexan­der Hamil­ton’s wife, El­iza Schuyler Hamil­ton, at One More Page Books.

13 FRI­DAY | 7 P.M. Beck Dorey-Stein, a for­mer White House stenog­ra­pher, will read from her mem­oir “From the Cor­ner of the Oval” at Pol­i­tics and Prose.

7 P.M. Vivica A. Fox will read from her book “Every Day I’m Hus­tling,” about how to make your own luck, at Atlas Per­form­ing Arts Cen­ter, 1333 H St. NE. 202-399-7993. $27-$37.

14 SAT­UR­DAY | 6 P.M. Stéphane Hé­naut and Jeni

Mitchell will dis­cuss “A Bite-Sized History of France: Gas­tro­nomic Tales of Rev­o­lu­tion, War, and En­light­en­ment” at Pol­i­tics and Prose at Union Mar­ket, 1270 5th St. NE. 202-364-1919. For more lit­er­ary events, go to wapo.st/lit­cal

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