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Wednesday, May 6 at 7 p.m.
The author sets his first novel, The Sympathizer, in the last days before the collapse of Saigon and follows a group of upper-class Vietnamese refugees as they begin new lives in the U.S.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, May 7 at 7 p.m.
The author explores the reasons behind internment camps in his new chronicle Infamy: The Shocking Story of the Japanese-American Internment in World War II.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Friday, May 8 at 7 p.m.
The former U.S. Senator from Maine and chair of the Walt Disney Company shares stories from his life in his new memoir, The Negotiator.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, May 9 at 1 p.m.
A variety of novelists, including Eliza Factor and Stacy Wakefield, who have shared their work with the Brooklyn-based publishing company read at this gathering.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, May 9 at 3:30 p.m.
The acclaimed journalist and short-story writer reads from her first novel, Washing the Dead, which focuses on a Jewish woman's crisis of family and faith.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, May 9 at 6 p.m.
The author and French scholar explains the romantic allure of Paris in A Passion for Paris: Romanticism and Romance in the City of Light.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Sunday, May 10 at 1 p.m.
The author, a military spouse and mother of four active duty military officers, offers her advice to others in similar situations in Be Safe, Love Mom: A Military Mom's Stories of Courage, Comfort, and Surviving Life on the Homefront.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free

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