An Evening with George Pelecanos

Petworth Library

An Evening with George Pelecanos

Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, 7 p.m.

Join the Library and Petworth Library Friends for an evening with celebrated D.C. author George Pelecanos who will discuss and read from his newest book The Man Who Came Uptown. Set in the Petworth neighborhood and the library in the D.C. jail, the book tells the story of Michael Hudson and the tough choices he makes after leaving jail. 

Copies of the book will be for sale to be signed by Mr. Pelecanos. Participants are invited to join the author across the street at Petworth Citizen for a casual social gathering hosted by the Petworth Library Friends.

RSVP is required to attend the author talk and has reached maximum capacity. All are invited to join Pelecanos and the Petworth Library Friends at Petworth Citizen following the discussion.