Author Talk

Author Talk
The Art of Grace by Sarah Kaufman

Author Talk: The Art of Grace

Join author Sarah L. Kaufman for her author talk on The Art of Grace: On Moving Well Through Life.
Dorothy Height and others receiving honorary doctorates during commencement ceremonies at Harvard University.

Dorothy I. Height: Living With Purpose

Invited guests will lead a discussion about the life, leadership and legacy of Dorothy I. Height. The discussion is inspired by Ms. Height's book entitled Living with Purpose : An Activist's Guide to Listening, Learning and Leading.  
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Book Hill Talks: The Hands of Peace Book Signing

Local author Marione Ingram will be on hand to discuss her widely acclaimed book, The Hands of Peace, the story of her eyewitness accounts of Holocaust Germany and Jim Crow United States.   
Markus Zusak, photo credit Michael LionstarCover of The Book Thief

Markus Zusak, Author of "The Book Thief" @ Deal Middle School

Join Markus Zusak, author of the critically acclaimed The Book Thief, to celebrate the 10th anniversary of his international bestseller. 
Prof. Eric Fregni author of "Never Trust a Thin Cook..."

Professor Eric Dregni - Never Trust a Thin Cook

Dean  of the Italian Concordia  Language Village and Assistant Professor of English and  journalism at Concordia University, Eric Dregni is the author of sixteen books.  Professor Dregni will talk about some of  his books including the popular Never Trust a Thin Cook and other Lessons from Italy’s Culinary Capitol" Please join us to listen to the tale of a gastronomical quest and a hilarious account of how American and Italian cultures differ. For more information, please call 202-727-0232 .  
Eric Dregni  Author of "Never Trust a Thin Cook..."Never Trust a Thin Cook by Eric Dregni

Author Talk - Professor Eric Dregni

Dean of the Italian Concordia Language Village, and Assistant Professor of English and  journalism at Concordia University, Eric Dregni  is the author of sixteen books.  Professor Dregni will talk about some of  his books including the popular Never Trust a Thin Cook and other Lessons from Italy’s Culinary Capitol.
Gareth HindsSamurai Rising by Pamela Turner and Gareth Hinds

Author Talk: Gareth Hinds

Please join us for an author talk with incredible graphic novel illustrator Gareth Hinds as he talks about his upcoming title Samurai Rising. Discover the life and world of a real 12th-century, Japanese warrior with the artist who brings him to life for today’s readers.   For ages 11 and up—adults too.  
These first-class commemorative postage stamps were issued in 1995 by the U.S. Postal Service.

Frederick Douglass/ Harriet Tubman: Parallel Lives From the Eastern Shore

Jamie Stiehm, a Creators Syndicate columnist and contributor to USNEWS.com, discusses how Frederick Douglass worked by day under the sun and Harriet Tubman worked by night under the stars.      
Lone Survivors

Lone Survivors Discussion

Evolutionary geneticist Dr. Dambroski will lead a discussion of Lone Survivors by Chris Stringer, and share groundbreaking research pertaining to human evolution.   
Misery Poster

"Misery" Film Screening and Composer Q&A

Join us for a screening of Misery, a multimedia film project based on Anton Chekhov's short story and featuring an original classical score by composer Michael J. Evans. The film will be followed by a discussion and question and answer session with Mr. Evans.

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