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Thursday, June 8, 2017

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Poetry Reading with Poets on the Fringe

Tenley-Friendship Library

7 p.m.
Enjoy an evening of original poetry read by the Poets on the Fringe. This event is part of our Age-Friendly DC initiative, but people of all ages are welcome to attend this free reading (note: older audiences might better appreciate the content).
David Fahrenthold

News Media in Unprecedented Times : A Conversation with David Fahrenthold

Northeast Library

7 p.m.
Since the 2016 Presidential Election, News Media has been a focal point in what has been called “Unprecedented Times”.  Phrases such as “fake news” and “alternative facts” have been tossed into mainstream conversation.  Join us in discussion with Washington Post Reporter and CNN Contributor, David Fahrenthold, a 2017 Pulitzer Prize Winner for his investigative reporting on Trump’s charitable giving, on the role of News Media today.   

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Roxane Gay

Author Roxane Gay @ All Souls Church

Library Takeout

6:30 p.m.
Author Roxane Gay will be in conversation with Alicia Montgomery, editorial director, WAMU. Join DC Public Library for a night of insight and discussion with this prolific author and modern female voice.

Monday, June 26, 2017

District Merchants

WAPAVA Presents - District Merchants - A Discussion with Aaron Posner and Craig Wallace

Southeast Library

7 p.m.
Are you a DC theater-lover? Do you enjoy new interpretations of Shakespeare? The Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archive (WAPAVA) hosts a viewing of one of its archived productions from the James J.