Editors' pick

Politics & Prose Bookstore


Jennifer Steil

Who ran a newspaper in Yemen, will read from her novel "The Ambassador's Wife," about an American woman in the Middle East

Michael Dirda

A Pulitzer Prize-winning book critic for The Post, will discuss his book "Browsings: A Year of Reading, Collecting, and Living with Books"

Carolyn Ives Gilman

A writer of science fiction and fantasy, will discuss her novel "Dark Orbit," about a woman banished from her home planet after having delusionary visions to foment rebellion

Michael Hiltzik

A Los Angeles Times business columnist, will discuss his book "Big Science: Ernest Lawrence and the Invention That Launched the Military-Industrial Complex"

Christopher Dickey

The foreign editor for the Daily Beast, will discuss his book "Our Man in Charleston: Britain's Secret Agent in the Civil War South"

Jonathan Weisman

Who economic policy for The New York Times, will discuss his book "No. 4 Imperial Lane," about an American student coming of age in Margaret Thatcher's Great Britain

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.