Launch Party for DC By the Book!

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 6 p.m.
DC By the Book

Join us at the launch party for DC By the Book at Busboys and Poets, 5th & K streets NW. DC by the Book is an interactive literary map of the District, which allows users to explore the landscape of Washington, D.C. as it has been represented in fiction ( The launch event will feature:

  • readings from some of the best fictional works written in and about Washington, D.C.;
  • special guests Thomas Mallon (Watergate), Adam McKible (discoverer of E.C Williams’ When Washington Was in Vogue), Ann McLaughlin (The House on Q Street), and Mark Athitakis (as MC);
  • laptops at "exploration stations" to try out DC By the Book online; and
  • tasty refreshments available through Busboys.