Book Events - Authors, Book Signings, Literary Festivals Metro DC

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The Impossible Climb

National Geographic
Tue. Mar 12
In conversation with National Geographic Senior Editor Peter Gwin, Mark will share stories from decades of climbing history.

Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey into the Heart of America

Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Tue. Mar 12
James and Deborah Fallows, authors of the bestseller Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey into the Heart of America, join Jeffrey Goldberg, Editor in Chief of The Atlantic, in conversation.

Illusions of Emancipation: The Pursuit of Freedom and Equality in the Twilight of Slavery

National Archives
Wed. Feb 27
In Illusions of Emancipation, professor Joseph P. Reidy discusses how emancipation was not only a product of Lincoln’s proclamation or Confederate defeat. It was a process.

Monument Man: The Life and Art of Daniel Chester French

National Archives
Thu. Feb 28
In celebration of Lincoln’s birthday, we present a program focusing on the monument built to honor the 16th President and the artist who created the statue for the Lincoln Memorial, Daniel Chester French.

Vinegar and Char: Verse from the Southern Foodways Alliance

Folger Theatre
Mon. Mar 11
Poetry reading by Sandra Beasley, Sean Hill, and Atsuro Riley.


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