Editors' pick

Politics & Prose Bookstore


John Markoff

Science writer for The New York Times, will discuss his book "Machines of Loving Grace: The Quest for Common Ground Between Humans and Robots"

Dina Gold

Co-chair of the Washington Jewish Film Festival and senior editor at Moment magazine, will discuss her book "Stolen Legacy: Nazi Theft and the Quest for Justice at Krausenstrasse 17/18, Berlin"

Linda Hirshman

A former Brandeis professor of philosophy and women's studies, will discuss her book "Sisters in Law: How Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg Went to the Supreme Court and Changed the World"

Joyce Carol Oates

A National Book Award-winning novelist and Princeton professor, will discuss her book "The Lost Landscape: A Writer's Coming of Age"

Damon Tweedy

A professor of psychiatry at Duke University, will discuss his book "Black Man in a White Coat: A Doctor's Reflections on Race and Medicine"

Editorial Review

In 2011, former Washington Post journalists Bradley Graham and Lissa Muscatine bought the store, which was run for 27 years by Barbara Meade and Carla Cohen.