Books and Authors

JOHN BRADLEY -- Monday at 7 p.m. The journalist discusses his book "Saudi Arabia Exposed: Inside a Kingdom in Crisis," a collection of observations on the country's society and politics. Politics & Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. Free. 202-364-1919.

WORD OF MOUTH -- Monday at 8 p.m. An open-mic poetry event. Bossa Bistro, 2463 18th St. NW. Free. 202-352-5635.

JOHN HARRIS -- Wednesday at 7 p.m. The Post reporter, who covered the White House for six of the eight years Clinton held office, discusses his book "The Survivor: Bill Clinton in the White House." Politics & Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. Free. 202-364-1919.

CHARLES E. LATHROPE -- Thursday at noon. The CIA speechwriter makes a rare public appearance and discusses "The Literary Spy." International Spy Museum, 800 F St. NW. Free. 202-393-7798.


PINK MARTINI -- Monday at 6:30 p.m. The 12-piece mini-orchestra mixes jazz, classical, Latin and pop music. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $25. 202-265-0930.

TUSSLE -- Monday at 9 p.m. Techno from the San Francisco post-punkers. With Eats Tapes. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. $7. 202-667-7960.

EELS -- Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. The L.A.-based alt-rockers perform. 9:30 club, 815 V St. NW. $25. 202-265-0930.

GRACE CHURCH BACH FESTIVAL -- Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. The 12th-annual festival kicks off with the Williamsburg Bach Consort, which performs arias and the Organ Toccata in C Major. The festival continues through July 17. Grace Church, 1041 Wisconsin Ave. NW. $12. 202-333-7100.

THE EVENS -- Thursday at 7:15 p.m. The Fort Reno concert series continues with the local rockers. With the Routineers. Fort Reno Park, Nebraska Avenue and Chesapeake Street NW. Free. 202-521-1493.

CARTEL -- Thursday at 9 p.m. Indie rock. With Bicycle Thieves. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. $7. 202-667-7960.

THE WHIPS -- Friday at 9:30 p.m. Rock. With Her Daily Obsession and the Hard Tomorrows. Black Cat, 1811 14th St. NW. $8. 202-667-7960.


SUZANNE FARRELL BALLET -- Today at 1:30 p.m. The company presents the world premiere of its staging of George Balanchine's "Don Quixote." The center presents programs in conjunction with the performance, including a photo exhibition featuring Farrell and her company. Kennedy Center, 2700 F St. NW. $29-$84, exhibit free. 202-467-4600.


THEN AND NOW -- Opens Tuesday. Reception Friday, 5-8 p.m. Through July 24. Original prints by member artists in celebration of the gallery's 20th anniversary. The Washington Printmakers Gallery, 1732 Connecticut Ave. NW. Free. 202-332-7757.

A GROUP OF SEVEN: A CONTEMPORARY LOOK AT THE CANADIAN LANDSCAPE -- Opens Wednesday. Through Sept. 2. Canadian artists present photos, paintings, sculptures and videos to celebrate landscape art. Canadian Embassy Art Gallery, 501 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Free. 202-682-1740.

SURFACE TENSION -- Through July 13. Drawings by Andrew Devlin, winner of the 2004 Georgetown International Art Competition. Fraser Gallery, 1054 31st St. NW. Free. 202-298-6450.

PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE ROLLING STONES -- Through Aug. 13. More than 50 black-and-white and color images of the legendary rock group by Ken Regan, a photographer who traveled with the band in the 1970s. Govinda Gallery, 1227 34th St. NW. Free. 202-333-1180.

Food and Drink

TRUE COST OF FOOD -- Monday at 6:30 p.m. The D.C. chapter of the Sierra Club hosts a vegetarian dinner. Soul Vegetarian, 2606 Georgia Ave. NW. $3-$10. For reservations, call 202-667-1162.


HIS WOMAN -- Wednesday at 7 p.m. Films on the Hill presents Edward Sloman's 1931 movie starring Gary Cooper and Claudette Colbert. Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, 545 Seventh St. SE. $5. 202-547-6839.

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