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