Editors' pick

Politics & Prose Bookstore


Azar Nafisi

The bestselling author of "Reading Lolita in Tehran," will discuss her book "The Republic of Imagination: America in Three Books"

Dan Jones

A British historian, will discuss his book "The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors"

Jim Dwyer

A Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times columnist, will discuss his book "More Awesome Than Money: Four Boys and Their Heroic Quest to Save Your Privacy from Facebook"

Clarence Page

A nationally syndicated columnist, will discuss his book "Culture Worrier: Selected Columns 1984-2014: Reflections on Race, Politics and Social Change"

Marilynne Robinson

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "Gilead" will discuss her novel "Lila"

Gary Krist

A novelist and historian and frequent Book World contributor, will discuss his book "Empire of Sin: A Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and the Battle for Modern New Orleans"

Katha Pollitt

The Nation's award-winning "Subject to Debate" columnist, will discuss her book "Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights"

Wesley K. Clark

A retired Army general and presidential candidate, will discuss his book "Don't Wait for the Next War: A Strategy for American Growth and Global Leadership"

Kirstin Downey

A former Washington Post reporter, will discuss her biography "Isabella: The Warrior Queen"

Anne Sarah Rubin

A history professor at the University of Maryland will discuss her book "Through the Heart of Dixie: Sherman's March and American Memory"

Diana Walker

A former White House photographer for Time magazine, will discuss her book "Hillary: The Photographs of Diana Walker"

Pamela Paul

Editor of the New York Times Book Review, will discuss the anthology "By the Book: Writers on Literature and the Literary Life from The New York Times Book Review"

Aaron David Miller

A scholar at the Wilson Center and a veteran adviser to secretaries of state, will discuss his book "The End of Greatness: Why America Can't Have (and Doesn't Want) Another Great President"

Sarah Wildman

A veteran journalist, will discuss her book "Paper Love: Searching for the Girl My Grandfather Left Behind"

Gregg Herken

A diplomatic historian, will discuss his book "The Georgetown Set: Friends and Rivals in Cold War Washington"

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