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Saturday, August 9, 2008
PAST: BOOK TALKS this week at Politics and Prose, MON-THURS August 11th-14th, 7:00pm, Free
Monday, August 11, Dick Meyer, a journalist for CBS and now NPR, will discuss WHY WE HATE US, a look at the facets of our market-driven culture we’re less proud of.
Tuesday, August 12, George Pelecanos will read from and talk about his latest DC-based thriller, THE TURNAROUND, already getting rave reviews (click here for the New York Times review).
Wednesday, August 13, Ted Widmer, a Clinton administration foreign policy advisor and speechwriter, presents his ARK OF THE LIBERTIES, a look at how the concept of liberty has shaped American foreign policy.
Thursday, August 14, find out about THE SECRET LAWS OF ATTRACTION, and how they work in public and private situations, with Talane Miedaner, a life coach.