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Monday, March 2 at 7 p.m.
Political scientist Heaney explores the transformation of political parties and social movements in the aftermath of 9/11 in his book arty in the Street: The Antiwar Movement and the Democratic Party After 9/11.
Busboys & Poets 14th and V -
2021 14th St. NW
Free
Books
Monday, March 2 at 6:30 p.m.
The authors chronicle the seasons in A Year in Rock Creek Park: The Wild, Wooded Heart of Washington, D.C. Presented by Politics & Prose.
Busboys and Poets Takoma -
234 Carroll St. NW
Free
Books
Monday, March 2 at 7 p.m.
In The Whites, Price tells the story of Billy Graves, an NYPD detective who faces old suspects and cases while investigating a slashing victim.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Monday, March 2 at 6:30 p.m.
Butler reads from her debut novel, Jillian, which chronicles the relationship between two co-workers, a self-loathing grump and an incurable optimist.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe -
1517 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Tuesday, March 3 at 7 p.m.
The theoretical physicist discusses his latest book, The Future of the Mind, as part of Sixth & I's Genius Festival.
$17–$25
Books
Tuesday, March 3 at 7 p.m.
Black's French private investigator Aimée Leduc returns in her 15th novel, this time tracking down a woman who might have information about the murder of Aimée's father.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Tuesday, March 3 at 6:30 p.m.
The director of research at American University’s Nuclear Studies Institute examines black opposition to nuclear weapons in his new book, African Americans Against the Bomb.
Busboys and Poets Brookland -
625 Monroe St. NE
Free
Books
Tuesday, March 3 at 10:30 a.m.
Hines, the illustrator of graphic novel adaptations of classics like The Odyssey and Romeo and Juliet, discusses his latest project, a visual adaptation of Macbeth.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, March 4 at 6:30 p.m.
McArdle encourages individuals to recover from setbacks in The Up Side of Down: Why Failing Well Is the Key to Success. Presented by Politics & Prose.
Busboys and Poets Takoma -
234 Carroll St. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, March 4 at 7 p.m.
A radio operator discovers a mysterious performance art society in this maze-like novel by the author of The Selected Works of T. S. Spivet.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, March 4 at 7 p.m.
Jen Girdish shares her stories at this monthly reading series put on by local writing nonprofit 826DC.
Petworth Citizen -
829 Upshur St. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m.
Learn about different data collection techniques and how to protect your own information in Schneier's latest book, Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Capture Your Data and Control Your World.
Barnes & Noble Potomac Yards -
3651 Jefferson Davis Highway, Alexandria
Free
Books
Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m.
The syndicated columnist and humorist reads from his latest collection Live Right and Find Happiness (Although Beer is Much Faster): Life Lessons and Other Ravings from Dave Barry.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, March 7 at 2 p.m.
Hashimi reads from her novel ,The Pearl that Broke its Shell, the story of a young Afghan girl who experiences a brief taste of freedom when she dresses as a man, in celebration of International Women's Day.
Georgetown Library -
3260 R St. NW
Free

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