Neighborhood Library

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Book Hill Talks - France Alive: A History Told Through Great Works of Art

Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 7:00 pm

Lecture N° 5 From 17th to 19th Century:  Understanding French Political History, Royals, Revolution, and Republic Through One Enduring Symbol: The Woman. Guest Speaker - Vanessa Badré   The woman has long been a symbol of the French nation, but how have the representations of female figures throughout the centuries expressed the French ideas of nation, kingdom, and eventually liberty and republic  .
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Georgetown Book Club

Thursday, April 20, 2017, 7:30 pm

Join the Georgetown Book Club as we discuss Viet Thanh Nguyen’s novel The Sympathizer, recipient of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.