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Monday, December 18th 6:30pm

Forget the stress of shopping for presents and grab some holiday cheer at Kramers Sip & Paint! Your first drink is on us while Kramerbooks’ own Leila Elmergawi teaches you how to paint the cover of “The Nutcracker.”

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Tuesday, January 9th 6:30pm

President Trump wants to bring back torture. This is why he’s wrong.

In his more than thirty years as an NCIS special agent and counterintelligence officer, Mark Fallon has investigated some of the most significant terrorist operations in US history, including the first bombing of the World Trade...

Tuesday, January 16th 6:30pm

The microbes that live with us—the microbiome—are invaluable parts of our lives, indeed of all life on earth. I Contain Multitudes, a New York Times...

Monday, January 29th 6:30pm

When Henry McCollum was condemned to death in 1984 in rural North Carolina, death sentences were commonplace. In 2014, DNA tests set McCollum free. By then, death sentences were as rare as lethal lightning strikes. To most observers this national trend came as a surprise. What changed? Brandon Garrett has hand-collected and analyzed national data, looking for causes and implications of this...

Tuesday, January 30th 6:30pm

Bruce Riedel spent decades following the kings of Saudi Arabia and their American counterparts during his career at the CIA, the White House, and Brookings. Now, both countries have new, still-to be-tested leaders in President Trump and King Salman.  In his new book Kings and Presidents,...