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Little Libraries

There are 143 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

1776 D Street, N.W, Washington, DC 20006-5303
1735 New York Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20006
1849 C Street, NW, Washington, DC 20240
701 18th St. NW, Washington, DC 20433
1301 Constitution Avenue NW, Room 3340, Washington, DC 20004
1350 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC 20005
1300 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20560
1300 Constitution Ave. NW, Room 5016, Washington, DC 20560
USDA South Building, Room 1052, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20250
1200 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Room 1315, Washington, DC 20460
Reiter's Books (0.5 miles)
1900 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20006
Occupy DC Library (0.5 miles)
across from 950 15th Street, NW, Washington, DC
100 Raoul Wallenberg Place, SW, Washington, DC 20024
1000 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC
1000 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20560
1000 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC
1000 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC
1030 17th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20006
10th and Constitution Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20013
C Street at 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC 20520
2110 I St NW, Washington, DC 20037
1000 Jefferson Dr SW, Washington, DC, USA 20560

Local events

Feb
16
Elliot Ackerman
Politics and Prose, Tuesday, February 16 at 7pm
Elliot Ackerman served five tours of duty in Iraq and Afghanistan and is the recipient of the Silver Star, the Bronze Star for Valor, and the Purple Heart. A former White House Fellow, his essays and fiction have appeared in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, The New Republic, and Ecotone, among others. He currently lives in Istanbul with his wife and two children, and writes on the Syrian Civil War. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Feb
17
Jan Jarboe Russell
Politics and Prose, Wednesday, February 17 at 7pm
Jan Jarboe Russell is a Neiman Fellow, a writer at large for Texas Monthly, and has written for the San Antonio Express-News, The New York Times, Slate, and other magazines. She is the author of Lady Bird: A Biography of Mrs. Johnson and has also compiled and edited They Lived to Tell the Tale. She lives in San Antonio, Texas, with her husband, Dr. Lewis F. Russell, Jr. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Feb
25
Brandon L. Garrett, Too Big to Jail: How Prosecutors Compromise with Corporations
NYU Washington, DC, Thursday, February 25 at 2pm
Brandon L. Garrett, Too big to jail: How Prosecutors Compromise with Corporations

Talk and luncheon, Brennan Center for Justice (added from Harvard University Press)
Feb
25
Issa Rae
With her unique flare and infectious sense of humor, Issa Rae’s content has garnered over 20 million views and over 150,000 YouTube subscribers (and counting). In addition to making Glamour magazine’s “35 Under 35” list as well as Forbes’s “30 Under 30” list and winning the Shorty Award for Best Web Show for her hit series “The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl,” Issa Rae has worked on web content for Pharrell Williams, Tracey Edmonds, and numerous others. She developed a television series with Shonda Rhimes for ABC and is currently developing a half-hour comedy for HBO with Larry Wilmore. Issa has received national attention with major media outlets including The New York Times, CNN, Elle, Seventeen, Rolling Stone, VIBE, Fast Company, MSNBC, Essence, Fader, and more. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Feb
26
Adam Rothman, Beyond Freedom’s Reach: A Kidnapping in the Twilight of Slavery
Upshur Street Books, Friday, February 26 at 8pm
Adam Rothman, Beyond Freedom’s Reach: A Kidnapping in the Twilight of Slavery

Conversation with Michael A. Ross, author of The Great New Orleans Kidnapping Case, moderated by poet and educator E. Ethelbert Miller, followed by signing, Upshur Street Books (added from Harvard University Press)
Feb
27
Allyson Hobbs, A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life
The National Archives in Washington, DC, Saturday, February 27 at 12pm
Allyson Hobbs, A chosen exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life

Lecture and signing at the National Archives (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
11
Mary Sarah Bilder, Madison’s Hand: Revising the Constitutional Convention
The National Archives in Washington, DC, Friday, March 11 at 12pm
Mary Sarah Bilder, Madison’s Hand: Revising the Constitutional Convention

Speaking and signing at the National Archives (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
12
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design
Politics and Prose, Saturday, March 12 at 6pm
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design

Talk, Q&A, and signing, Politics & Prose (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
14
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design
New America, Monday, March 14 at 12pm
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design

Panel discussion, New America Foundation (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
14
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design
New America, Monday, March 14 at 1:45pm
Iris Bohnet, What Works: Gender Equality by Design

Lecture and discussion, New America Foundation (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
29
Edited by Orlando Patterson with Ethan Fosse , The Cultural Matrix: Understanding Black Youth
Edited by Orlando Patterson with Ethan Fosse
, The Cultural Matrix: Understanding Black Youth

Editor Orlando Patterson will be a panelist at “Improving opportunity for black men: The role of economics, culture, and policy,” (with Q&A and signing to follow), American Enterprise Institute (added from Harvard University Press)… (more)
Jun
25
Masuda Hajimu, Cold War Crucible: The Korean Conflict and the Postwar World
Masuda Hajimu, Cold War crucible: The Korean Conflict and the Postwar World

Lecture, discussion, and signing, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (added from Harvard University Press)
Jul
19
Mary Ziegler, After Roe: The Lost History of the Abortion Debate
Politics and Prose, Tuesday, July 19 at 1pm
Mary Ziegler, After Roe: The Lost History of the Abortion Debate

Talk and signing, Politics & Prose (added from Harvard University Press)
Sep
21
Leila Tarazi Fawaz, A Land of Aching Hearts: The Middle East in the Great War
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Wednesday, September 21 at 4pm
Leila Tarazi Fawaz, A Land of Aching Hearts: The Middle East in the Great War

Lecture and signing, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (added from Harvard University Press)
Sep
28
Adam Rothman, Beyond Freedom’s Reach: A Kidnapping in the Twilight of Slavery
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Wednesday, September 28 at 5pm
Adam Rothman, Beyond Freedom’s Reach: A Kidnapping in the Twilight of Slavery

Lecture and signing, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars (added from Harvard University Press)
Nov
3
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe, Thursday, November 3 at 6:30pm
Mehrsa Baradaran, How the Other Half Banks: Exclusion, Exploitation, and the Threat to Democracy

Talk and signing, Kramerbooks (added from Harvard University Press)
Nov
9
Catherine J. Ross, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights
Newseum, Wednesday, November 9 at 2pm
Catherine J. Ross, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights

Lecture, “The First Amendment and Students: Speak Up or Shut Up?” The Newseum (added from Harvard University Press)
Feb
10
Ira Berlin, The Long Emancipation: The Demise of Slavery in the United States
The National Archives in Washington, DC, Friday, February 10, 2017 at 12pm
Ira Berlin, The Long Emancipation: The Demise of Slavery in the United States

Speaking at the National Archives (added from Harvard University Press)
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