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Hamilton: How the Musical Remixes American History

7:00pm - 8:30pm
Online Branch
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Library Branch: Online Branch
Age Group: Ages 14 - 17 (High School), Ages 18+ (Adults), All Ages / Families
Program Type: Art & Music, Author & Literary Events, Community & Culture, History & Genealogy
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Seats Remaining: 36
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With Disney+ streaming Hamilton this July, everyone’s talking about Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony-winning musical. Its crafty lyrics, hip-hop tunes, and big, bold story have even rejuvenated interest in the real lives and true histories that&nb...
This event is in the "Ages 18+ (Adults)" group.

Ibram X. Kendi on "How to Be an Antiracist"

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Branch
Library Branch: Online Branch
Age Group: Ages 18+ (Adults)
Program Type: Author & Literary Events, Community & Culture
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2019 Guggenheim Fellow and New York Times bestselling author Ibram X. Kendi will discuss his renowned book How to Be an Antiracist with Dr. Charlene M. Dukes, president of Prince George’s Community College. Dr. Dukes is the first African-America...
This event is in the "Ages 18+ (Adults)" group.

In Conversation: Ron Charles, The Washington Post

7:00pm - 7:45pm
Online Branch
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Library Branch: Online Branch
Age Group: Ages 18+ (Adults)
Program Type: Author & Literary Events, Book Clubs, Community & Culture
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Seats Remaining: 97
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Channel your inner book critic! Be the talk of your book club! Join award-winning Washington Post Book World reviewer Ron Charles and learn what makes a good book, how to analyze books with humor and grace, and what are the best current novels. Ron C...
This event is in the "Ages 18+ (Adults)" group.

Writers Cribs! Jabari Asim

7:00pm - 8:00pm
Online Branch
Library Branch: Online Branch
Age Group: Ages 18+ (Adults)
Program Type: Author & Literary Events
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Click here to register. Join us for a conversation and short tour with Jabari Asim, facilitated by Susan Muaddi Darraj. Presented in partnership with the Ivy Bookshop. In Stop and Frisk, Jabari Asim ruthlessly interrogates e...
This event is in the "Ages 18+ (Adults)" group.
Library Branch: Online Branch
Age Group: Ages 18+ (Adults)
Program Type: Art & Music, Author & Literary Events, Community & Culture
Event Details:
From Shirley Chisholm to Michelle Obama and beyond, black women and politics have been inextricably intertwined. And now, as more minority women enter and win local races, the black female voting block is proving its importance. As we move toward thi...