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Free Landmark Lecture: A Remarkable Friendship

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Tue. Apr 23

After Hours: Inspector Oldfield and the Black Hand Society

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
Wed. Apr 24

On the Finland Watch

Library of Congress
Wed. Apr 24

The Poetry Party: 130 Years of Poet Lore

The Writer's Center
Fri. Apr 26

Jeffrey Levine & Susan Sonde Poetry Reading

The Writer's Center
Sat. Apr 27

Living Earth Festival 2019: Freddie Bitsoie and Sean Sherman

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Sun. Apr 28

Whittall Pavilion Open House

Library of Congress
Mon. Apr 29

Across a Hundred Mountains (Reyna Grande)

Solid State Books
Tue. May 7

Kay Ryan

Folger Theatre
Tue. May 7

A Conversation with Ron Charles + Diane Seuss

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. May 14

Dick Spottswood: A Discographer on the Record

Library of Congress
Tue. May 14

Book Talk and Signing: Crime scenes at Louvre & Orsay

Alliance Française of Washington, D.C.
Fri. May 17

Book Talk with Andrew Yarrow: Men on the Sidelines of American Life

Alliance Française of Washington, D.C.
Thu. May 23

Whitman 200: Song of Myself Marathon Reading

Busboys and Poets @ 450 K St
Thu. May 23

Whitman 200: Whitman, Neruda, Ginsberg

Politics and Prose
Fri. May 24

Whitman 200: Walt Whitman Meditation

Friends Meeting of Washington
Sat. May 25

Whitman 200: Dearest Queerest Body Electric

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
Thu. May 30

Whitman 200: Walt Whitman’s Birthday Party

Library of Congress
Sat. Jun 1

Whitman 200: Book Discussion of Specimen Days by Michael Cunningham

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Mon. Jun 3

Augusta Savage: A Woman of Her Word

National Gallery of Art
Sun. Jun 23

Iyanla Vanzant

Wed. Jun 26

Artists in Fiction Book Club

The Mansion at Strathmore
May. 15 & Jul. 17
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