Editors' pick

Politics & Prose Bookstore


Richard Reeves

A historian and lecturer at the University of Southern California, will discuss his book "Infamy: The Shocking Story of the Japanese-American Internment in World War II"

George Mitchell

A former Senator from Maine who was majority leader from 1989-1995, will discuss his memoir "The Negotiator"

David Downie

Who teaches American literature in Paris for the City University of New York, will discuss his book "A Passion for Paris: Romanticism and Romance in the City of Light"

Michelle Brafman

Who has won the F. Scott Fitzgerald Short Story Prize, will read from her debut novel "Washing the Dead," about a Jewish woman who tries to spare her daughter the pain and confusion her own mother's betrayal

Elaine Lowry Brye

Who maintains the U.S. Naval Academy's Parents List Serve, will discuss her book "Be Safe, Love Mom: A Military Mom's Stories of Courage, Comfort, and Surviving Life on the Home Front"

Mona Eltahawy

An Egyptian-American journalist and commentator, will discuss her book "Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution"

Editorial Review

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