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Monday, September 25th 6:30pm

Presented in conjunction with the Finnish Embassy 

From the internationally best-selling author of Purge and When the Doves Disappeared, a spellbinding new novel set in present-day Helsinki, about a young woman with a...

Tuesday, September 26th 6:30pm

     In the opening months of 1949, U.S. President Harry S. Truman found himself faced with a looming diplomatic catastrophe--"perhaps the greatest that this country has ever suffered," as the journalist Walter Lippmann put it. Throughout the spring and summer, Mao Zedong's Communist armies fanned out across mainland China, annihilating the rival troops of...

Thursday, September 28th 6:30pm

     From the days of the Mayflower and the Virginia Company, America has been a place for people to dream, invent, build, tinker, and bet the farm in pursuit of a better life. Americana takes us on a four-hundred-year journey of this spirit of innovation and ambition through a series of Next Big Things—the inventions, techniques, and industries that drove...

Thursday, September 28th 7:00pm

Delve into today’s most pressing political discussions with Brookings Senior Fellow John Hudak. This book club meets on the last Thursday of every month. Join us on September 28...

Monday, October 2nd 6:30pm

Upgrade your post-work plans with our first ever Wine and Paint class on Monday, October 2nd at 7:00 PM. It will be just like your regular post-work plans, but with more wine! Happy hour will be running all evening while Kramerbooks’ own Leila Elmergawi teaches you how to paint the cover of a literary classic. Tickets include a drink but are limited, so buy your ticket here: ...