Posts tagged “DC”
May 7, 2012
Wojciech Jagielski, author of the recently released The Night Wanderers about child soldiers in Uganda, will be at Busboys and Poets (5th & K location) from 6:30-8pm on Monday, May 7th.
This event is cosponsored by the Polish Cultural Institute. Book available for purchase on-site at the Global Exchange store. Free and open to all!
Busboys and Poets is located at:Cullen Room @ Busboys and Poets, 5th and K1025 5th St. NWWashington DC 20001
Click here to learn more!
March 20, 2012
Raoul Peck, internationally-renowned film auteur, will be giving a talk and signing on his new book Stolen Images at Sankofa Bookstore in DC on Tuesday, March 20th, at 6:30 pm.
Click here to learn more.
Sankofa is located at:
2714 Georgia Ave. N.W.
Washington, DC 20001
March 14, 2012
Paola Caridi, author of Hamas: From Resistance to Government, will be speaking and signing copies of her new book at The Palestine Center in Washington, D.C., on 14 March from 12:30-2pm. Come out and hear the insightful remarks on what Palestine was, is, and where it will be in the future!
The Palestine Center is located at:
The Palestine Center
2425 Virginia Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20037
Click here for more info!
June 24, 2011National Public Radio host Diane Rehm was invited to talk with the woman who shared her life for 32 years with Swedish journalist and author Stieg Larsson until his untimely death at 50 from a heart attack in 2004. Not living to see the success of the publication of his crime novel trilogy, the Millennium series (The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played With Fire and The Girl Who Kicked The Hornets’ Nest), his longtime partner is now embroiled in an intellectual property fight with Larsson’s father and brother over the commercialization of his work, and for the rights to publish a fourth unfinished book.
June 28, 2010June 28, 2010, 10:30 am to 1 p.m.. at the American Library Association Conference. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, D.C. 20001.