Book Events - Authors, Book Signings, Literary Festivals Metro DC
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Joram Piatigorsky - The Speed of Dark: A MemoirPolitics and Prose
Sat. Jan 12, 2019 The son of Jacqueline de Rothschild, a descendent of the French banking family, and Gregor Piatigorsky, the Ukrainian-born cellist, Piatigorsky fils eschewed art and finance for science.
Presidents of WarNational Archives
Wed. Nov 28 From James Madison and the War of 1812 to recent times, Presidential historian Michael Beschloss takes a look at a procession of American leaders as they took the nation into war and mobilized their country for victory.
Jewish Comedy: A Serious History with Author Jeremy DauberJewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV)
Mon. Nov 19 Jeremy Dauber traces the origins of Jewish comedy and its development from biblical times to the age of Twitter.
A Fierce Glory: Antietam—The Desperate Battle that Saved Lincoln and Doomed SlaveryNational Archives
Wed. Nov 28 Author Justin Martin renders the Battle of Antietam in a revealing new way.
Laugh Out Loud with David LittBender JCC of Greater Washington
Thu. Dec 6 Full of hilarious stories and told in a truly original voice, Thanks, Obama is an exciting debut about what it means personally, professionally, and politically to grow up. Book Signing to follow.
Round Midnight and Sophisticated Giant: The Life and Legacy of Dexter GordonLibrary of Congress
Thu. Dec 13
Emily Dickinson Birthday Tribute: The Gorgeous NothingsFolger Theatre
Mon. Dec 10
The J’s Annual Book Fair & Chanukah SaleJewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV)
Nov. 18 – 21
Frontier Rebels: The Fight for Independence in the American West, 1765-1776Anderson House – The American Revolution Institute of the Society of the Cincinnati
Thu. Dec 13
After Anatevka: Cabaret and Book Signing with Author Alexandra SilberJewish Community Center of Northern Virginia (JCCNV)
Sun. Nov 18
Landmark Society Lecture: Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte and Martha Custis Williams Carter, A RemarkaTudor Place Historic House and Garden
Thu. Nov 15