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Monster Hit with Tod Davies

The Friends of Hannon Library present local author Tod Davies as she discusses the impact of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein after 200 years.

Thursday, May 10… 280 more words

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Author Talks

Presenting an author talk at a Probus Club is awesome, not because I’m sharing my writing journey … its the fascinating people I meet with so many amazing, often courageous life stories. 9 more words

To Paula, With Thanks

Back in November 2016 I was working for a friend of a friend, typing up audio files, and she asked if I would help one of her dream writers with a final edit of their autobiography. 570 more words

My Story

The stories that get left out

What should biographers do with all the wonderful stories – or snippets – they discover along the way but can’t include in their books?

Many biographers do, of course, include them. 645 more words


Sankofa Video Books & Cafe

Sankofa Video Books & Cafe was opened in 1997 by Haile and Shirikiana Gerima and is named after a film that they produced. It specializes in videos, books, and programming about and by people of African descent around the world. 71 more words

Politics & Prose Bookstore & Coffeehouse

Main room (from front).

Main room (from rear).

Side room.

Signed copies.

Coffeehouse in basement (along with children’s section).

Front of store from Connecticut Avenue. … 222 more words

Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe

Kramerbooks & Afterwords has been open since 1976 and is considered one of DC’s most cherished indie bookstores. Open late every night, it offers a wide variety of books, a cafe and bar, hundreds of events throughout the year, and book clubs. 43 more words