|2004_DC_NBF_Brinkley_041009||4||DC -- Natl Book Festival 2004 -- Douglas Brinkley|
|2007_DC_NBF_Greenburg_070929||11||DC -- Natl Book Festival 2007 -- Jan Crawford Greenburg|
|2008_DC_NBF_Atkinson_080927||2||DC -- Natl Book Festival 2008 -- Rick Atkinson|
Rick Atkinson, staff writer and senior editor at The Washington Post, is a three-time Pulitzer Prize winner, for national reporting, public service and history. He is the author of The New York Times best-seller The Day of Battle: The War in Sicily and Italy, 1943-1944 (Holt paperbacks,...
|2008_DC_NBF_Horwitz_080927||13||DC -- Natl Book Festival 2008 -- Tony Horwitz|
Before becoming a full-time author, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Tony Horwitz was a foreign correspondent for The Wall Street Journal and a staff writer for The New Yorker. He is the author of Blue Latitudes, Confederates in the Attic and Baghdad Without a Map -- all national...
|2016_DC_NBF_MRobinson_160924||29||DC -- Natl Book Festival 2016 -- Marilynne Robinson|
The winner of the 2016 Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction, Marilynne Robinson is the acclaimed author of “Housekeeping” (Picador) and Pulitzer Prize-winning “Gilead.” Robinson has also received the 2012 National Humanities Medal and published numerous essays, book reviews...
|2018_DC_NBF_Tan_180901||10||DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Amy Tan w/Marie Arana|
Amy Tan is the author of “The Valley of Amazement,” “The Joy Luck Club,” “The Kitchen God’s Wife,” “The Hundred Secret Senses,” “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” and “The Opposite of Fate: Memories of a Writing Life.” She has also penned two children’s books: “The Moon Lady” and “Sagwa,” which has...
|2018_DC_NBF_Proulx_180901||37||DC -- Natl Book Festival 2018 -- Annie Proulx w/Carla Hayden and Marie Arana|
Annie Proulx is the 2018 recipient of the Library of Congress Prize for American Fiction. Her novel “The Shipping News” won both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award and was adapted into a major motion picture. Her short story “Brokeback Mountain” (from the story collection...
|2019_DC_NBF_McCullough_190831||22||DC -- Natl Book Festival 2019 -- David McCullough|
David McCullough discusses "The Pioneers: The Heroic Stories of the Settlers Who Brought the American Ideal West" (Simon & Schuster) with Marie Arana.
|2016_DC_LlosaC_160411||73||Library of Congress -- Ceremony: Living Legends Mario Vargas Llosa -- Ceremony|
Library of Congress to Honor Mario Vargas Llosa:
Famed Peruvian Novelist to Receive Living Legend Award:
The Library of Congress will present its Living Legend award to Mario Vargas Llosa, the renowned Peruvian novelist, journalist, public intellectual and political commentator, at the Library’s...
|2018_DC_Hidden_Figures_180314||75||Library of Congress -- Event: Hidden Figures conversation w/Margot Lee Shetterly and Donna Gigliotti|
“In Conversation with the Librarian of Congress: Hidden Figures” featuring Margot Lee Shetterly and Donna Gigliotti
Note: Carla Hayden was sick and Marie Arana handled the moderating duties for the evening.
Margot Lee Shetterly is the author of “Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story...
|2008_DC_Books_081029||69||Newseum -- First Amendment Center -- Can Our Book Culture Survive?|
Topics Of Our Times: Can Our Book Culture Survive? – A Dialogue:
* Marie Arana, Book Editor, Washington Post Book World
* Deirdre Donahue, book reviewer & publishing reporter, USA Today
* Robert Weil, Executive Editor, W.W. Norton & Co.
The event was moderated by Shelby Coffey,...
|2019_11_01D_Bookfair||150||NPC -- 42nd Annual Book Fair & Author's Night (2019)|
One hundred authors -- and their books -- will be under one roof at the National Press Club, just in time for the gift-giving season. Navigate national politics and history, whisk your way to tasty treats, or laugh with your little one during the 2019 Book Fair and Authors’ Night on Friday, Nov.... (Partially reviewed)
|2007_DC_WP_Authors_070424||63||Washington Post -- Author Night|
Post Authors will include: Marie Arana, Jabari Asim, Benjamin C Bradlee, Rajiv Chandrasekaran, Karen DeYoung, Juliet Eilperin, Pam Constable, Mike Fletcher, Kevin Merida, Michael R Grunwald, Wil Haygood, Stephen Hunter, David Ignatius, Alec Klein, Jay Mathews, Lonnae O'Neal Parker, Tom Ricks, Michelle...
|2008_DC_WP_Meet_081202||42||Washington Post -- Meet and Greet Night (2008)|
Share a special evening with your favorite Washington Post columnists, reporters and editors.
Come and meet the people behind the bylines and big stories at this informal evening reception with Washington Post staffers. Light refreshments will be served.
As an extra treat, select area retailers...
|2020_01_09A3_Iron_Cages||189||DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Exhibit: Iron Cages|
New Art Exhibition, 'Iron Cages'
Featuring Artwork by Incarcerated Artists
This January we are partnering with our friends at the Justice Arts Coalition, a national network providing resources for people creating art in and around the US carceral system, to exhibit works of art created... (Partially reviewed)
|2020_01_09A1_Iron_Cages_O||141||DC -- Lincoln Cottage -- Event: Opening Reception for our new Art Exhibition, 'Iron Cages'|
Join us at the Opening Reception for our new Art Exhibition, 'Iron Cages'
Featuring Artwork by Incarcerated Artists
Join us on January 9th from 6:30-8:30pm
This January we are partnering with our friends at the Justice Arts Coalition, a national network providing resources for people creating art in... (Partially reviewed)
|2020_02_14D5_Date_Lab||218||Washington Post @ Smithsonian American Art Museum -- DATE LAB: Night at the Museum|
DATE LAB: Night at the Museum
by The Washington Post
Join us as The Washington Post Magazine’s popular Date Lab column comes to life this Valentine’s Day at the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Get a behind the scenes look at how Date Lab writers make matches and coordinate dates plus what makes a d... (Partially reviewed)
|2020_02_16E_Wuerker||126||DC -- Word Bubble Party @ Matt Wuerker's|
Folks here include Alexandra Bowman, Teresa Roberts Logan, Claire Rhode, Randy Lieberman and Ulia, Steve Artley, Martha and Dane Kennedy, Matthew Schneer, Donna Lewis, Matt Wuerker, Dana Maier and Ralph Geiger, Mike Rhode, Clay Jones, Mike Jenkins, Lisa Vogel and Art Hondros, Nicole Belanus, Warren ... (Partially reviewed)
|2020_01_25E2_KatzenO||40||DC -- American University -- Katzen Arts Center -- 2020A Winter Opening Reception (Public)|
Folks here include: Luis Lorenzana, Laura Roulet, Tobin Bell, Artemis Herber, Carol Barsha, and Ed Bisese. (Partially reviewed)