A free, day-long festival reflecting DC’s literary past, present, and future and showcases the work of Washington, DC’s resident poets, writers, and literary organizations, including include Marie Arana, Edward P. Jones, George Pelecanos, and Richard McCann. Readings and panel discussions from 9:30am to 4pm at the Library of Congress, Jefferson Building, room LJ-119 and evening readings at 5pm and 7:30pm at the Folger Shakespeare Library, followed by a reception. Vist the District of Literature website to see a full list of participants, the schedule of events, and to reserve your seat for select readings.
Event begins at 9:30AM
Presented by: Library of Congress, O.B. Hardison Poetry Series, and the PEN/Faulkner Foundation