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Slate's Live at Politics and Prose

Readings and discussions featuring today's best authors, recorded live at Washington DC's famous Politics & Prose bookstore and presented by Slate.com. Part of the Panoply Network.

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Mark Bowden: Live at Politics and Prose

Slate's Live at Politics and Prose

Mark Bowden and Bob Woodward discuss the Vietnam War including the stories of those who served, the journalists who reported, and the failures of leadership.

69 Min

Sep 8, 2017

Haroon Moghul: Live at Politics and Prose

Slate's Live at Politics and Prose

Haroon Moghul discusses how he found himself unwittingly thrust into being a spokesperson for Islam after 9/11.

60 Min

Sep 1, 2017

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64 min
Aug 25, 2017
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Ibram X. Kendi discusses his book Stamped From The Beginning with Wesley Lowery of The Washington Post.

60 min
Aug 18, 2017
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Tom Perrotta reads from his new novel Mrs. Fletcher and ruminates on middle age, sex, and technology:

58 min
Aug 11, 2017
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Tracy Crow and Jerri Bell discuss their book It's My Country Too: Women's Military Stories from the American Revolution to Afghanistan at Politics and Prose.

67 min
Aug 4, 2017
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Washington Post film critic, Ann Hornaday discusses her book Talking Pictures.

53 min
Jul 21, 2017
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Matthew Klam discusses his novel "Who Is Rich?" with CNN's Jake Tapper at Politics and Prose in Washington, DC.

64 min
Jul 14, 2017
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Alexandra Fuller discusses race, racism, and white settlers in relation to her new novel Quiet Until The Thaw.

61 min
Jul 7, 2017
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Nina George practices her English and charms our audience.

51 min
Jun 30, 2017
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Don Winslow discusses his novel The Force and takes questions from the audience.

54 min
Jun 23, 2017
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Manal Al-Sharif discusses her memoir Daring To Drive at Politics and Prose in Washington, DC.

70 min
Jun 16, 2017
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Ali Soufan discusses his book Anatomy of Terror and takes questions from the audience.

54 min
Jun 8, 2017
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Brooke Gladstone discusses her book The Trouble With Reality with Margaret Sullivan of The Washington Post

103 min
Jun 2, 2017
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April Ryan moderates a panel including Mary Frances Berry, Avis Jones-DeWeever, Wesley Lowery, and Julianne Malveaux.

66 min
May 26, 2017
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Amy Goldstein discusses her book Janesville and takes questions from the audience in Washington, DC.

80 min
May 19, 2017
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Richard Rothstein, in conversation with Ta-Nehisi Coates, discusses his book The Color Of Law

53 min
May 12, 2017
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Cory Doctorow discusses his novel Walkaway and his views on technology and society.

87 min
Apr 28, 2017
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Todd Stern, Dave Levitan, Jamie Henn, and Kristen Gunther discuss the state of Climate Change science and policy.

51 min
Apr 14, 2017
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Helene Cooper reads from her book Madame President and takes questions from the audience.

59 min
Apr 7, 2017
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John A. Farrell discusses his book Nixon and takes questions from the audience.

53 min
Mar 31, 2017
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Alyssa Mastromonaco discusses her book Who Thought This Was A Good Idea? and takes questions from the audience.

53 min
Mar 24, 2017
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Adam Alter discusses his book Irresistable and takes questions from the audience.

62 min
Mar 17, 2017
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Mohsin Hamid discusses his book Exit West and takes questions from the audience.

82 min
Mar 10, 2017
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Timothy Snyder discusses his book On Tyranny and takes questions from the audience.

92 min
Mar 3, 2017
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Scott Michelman, Nithya Nathan-Pineau, and Faiza Patel discuss the state of immigration, then take questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

77 min
Feb 17, 2017
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Roxane Gay ("Difficult Women") and Viet Thanh Nguyen ("The Refugees") discuss their respective books and take questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

60 min
Feb 10, 2017
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Jill Jonnes discusses her book, Urban Forests, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

61 min
Feb 3, 2017
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April Ryan discusses her book, At Mama's Knee, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

105 min
Jan 27, 2017
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Fatima Goss Graves, Jennifer Klein, and Rebecca Traister discuss the state of women's rights and feminism, then take questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

32 min
Jan 20, 2017
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Emily Esfahani Smith discusses her book, The Power of Meaning, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

58 min
Jan 13, 2017
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Will Schwalbe discusses his book, Books for Living, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

52 min
Jan 6, 2017
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Steven Johnson discusses his book, Wonderland, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

134 min
Dec 31, 2016
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Trevor Noah (Born a Crime), Yaa Gyasi (Homegoing), and Siddhartha Mukherjee (The Gene) discuss their respective books. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

74 min
Dec 23, 2016
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Thomas Friedman discusses his book, Thank You for Being Late, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

57 min
Dec 16, 2016
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Caitlin Moran discusses her book, Moranifesto, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

63 min
Dec 9, 2016
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Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz and Dina Gilio-Whitaker discuss their book, "All the Real Indians Died Off", and take questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

59 min
Dec 2, 2016
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Laura Jane Grace discusses her book, Tranny, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

87 min
Nov 25, 2016
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Trevor Noah discusses his book, Born a Crime, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

61 min
Nov 18, 2016
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David Wood discusses his book, What Have We Done, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

54 min
Nov 11, 2016
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Alexander Horowitz discusses her book, Being a Dog, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

40 min
Nov 4, 2016
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Dave Barry discusses his book, Best. State. Ever., and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

57 min
Oct 28, 2016
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James Gleick discusses his book, Time Travel: A History, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

58 min
Oct 21, 2016
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Walter Mosley discusses his book, Folding the Red Into the Black, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

68 min
Oct 14, 2016
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Arlie Russell Hochschild discusses her book, Strangers in Their Own Land, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

49 min
Oct 7, 2016
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Belle Boggs discusses her book, The Art of Waiting, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

47 min
Sep 30, 2016
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Candice Millard discusses her book, Hero of the Empire, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

58 min
Sep 23, 2016
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Joe Conason discusses his book, Man of the World, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

66 min
Sep 16, 2016
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Joseph Stiglitz discusses his book, The Euro, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

58 min
Sep 9, 2016
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Daniel J. Levitin discusses his book, A Field Guide to Lies, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

60 min
Sep 2, 2016
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David Cay Johnston discusses his book, The Making of Donald Trump, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

52 min
Aug 26, 2016
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Ed Yong discusses his book, I Contain Multitudes, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

72 min
Aug 19, 2016
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Rosa Brooks discusses her book, How Everything Became War and the Military Became Everything, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

67 min
Aug 12, 2016
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Shadi Hamid discusses his book, Islamic Exceptionalism, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

60 min
Aug 5, 2016
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Jeffrey Toobin discusses his book, American Heiress, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

61 min
Jul 22, 2016
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Mark Singer discusses his book, Trump and Me, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

67 min
Jul 15, 2016
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Susan Faludi discusses her book, In the Darkroom, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

50 min
Jul 8, 2016
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Chris Lehmann discusses his book, The Money Cult, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

53 min
Jul 1, 2016
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David Daley discusses his book Ratf**cked with Paul Kane and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

55 min
Jun 24, 2016
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Virginia Heffernan discusses her book, Magic and Loss, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

51 min
Jun 17, 2016
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Yaa Gyasi discusses her book Homegoing with Dolen Perkins-Valdez and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

62 min
Jun 3, 2016
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Siddhartha Mukherjee discusses his book The Gene with Judy Woodruff and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

75 min
May 27, 2016
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Andrew Solomon discusses his book Far and Away with Azar Nafisi and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

53 min
Apr 29, 2016
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Wayne Pacelle discusses his book, The Humane Economy, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

61 min
Apr 22, 2016
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Andrew Bacevich discusses his book, America's War for the Greater Middle East, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

69 min
Apr 15, 2016
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James McBride discusses his book, Kill 'Em and Leave, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

58 min
Apr 8, 2016
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David Kilcullen discusses his book Blood Year and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

58 min
Apr 1, 2016
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Helen Macdonald discusses her book H is for Hawk and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

48 min
Mar 25, 2016
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Roy Blount, Jr. discusses his book Save Room for Pie and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

64 min
Mar 18, 2016
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Matthew Desmond discusses his book Evicted and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

67 min
Mar 11, 2016
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Rebecca Traister discusses her book All the Single Ladies and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

80 min
Mar 4, 2016
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Sen. Cory Booker discusses his book United with the Honorable Julián Castro and takes questions from the audience at the Sixth & I Historical Synagogue. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.

55 min
Feb 26, 2016
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Hanya Yanagihara discusses her book, A Little Life, with Madhulika Sikka and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

69 min
Feb 19, 2016
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A.O. Scott discusses his book, Better Living Through Criticism, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

58 min
Feb 12, 2016
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Jane Mayer discusses her book Dark Money with The Atlantic's James Bennet and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

55 min
Feb 5, 2016
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Gretchen Rubin discusses her book, Better Than Before, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

60 min
Jan 29, 2016
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Justin Peters discusses his book The Idealist with Josh Levin and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

80 min
Jan 22, 2016
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Eddie S. Glaude Jr. discusses his book Democracy in Black and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

63 min
Jan 15, 2016
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David Gregory discusses his book How's Your Faith?, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

64 min
Jan 8, 2016
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Isabel Allende discusses her book, The Japanese Lover, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

87 min
Dec 28, 2015
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Ta-Nehisi Coates (Between the World and Me), Larissa MacFarquhar (Strangers Drowning), and Viet Thanh Nguyen (The Sympathizer) discuss their respective books. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washingto

49 min
Dec 16, 2015
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Amy Ellis Nutt discusses her book, Becoming Nicole, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

66 min
Dec 11, 2015
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Jon Meacham discusses his book Destiny and Power, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

78 min
Dec 4, 2015
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Gloria Steinem discusses her book, My Life on the Road, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

64 min
Nov 27, 2015
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Yotam Ottolenghi discusses his book Nopi: The Cookbook with Ramael Scully and Jeffrey Goldberg at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in W

49 min
Nov 20, 2015
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Drew Barrymore discusses her book, Wildflower, and takes questions from the audience. Politics & Prose hosted Barrymore at Sixth & I Synagogue, where she was in conversation with Scott Simon, host of NPR's Weekend Edition Saturday, author, and contributor

46 min
Nov 13, 2015
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Anthony Marra discusses his book The Tsar of Love and Techno, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

58 min
Oct 30, 2015
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Jenny Lawson discusses her book, Furiously Happy, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

58 min
Oct 23, 2015
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Robert Reich discusses his book Saving Capitalism, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

54 min
Oct 16, 2015
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Marlon James discusses his book A Brief History of Seven Killings, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

40 min
Oct 9, 2015
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Yeonmi Park discusses her book, In Order to Live, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

49 min
Oct 2, 2015
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Lauren Groff discusses her book Fates and Furies and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

60 min
Sep 25, 2015
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Damon Tweedy discusses his book Black Man in a White Coat, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

71 min
Sep 18, 2015
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Sen. Claire McCaskill discusses her book Plenty Ladylike with Sen. Cory Booker, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

59 min
Sep 11, 2015
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Greg Grandin discusses his book Kissinger's Shadow, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

64 min
Sep 4, 2015
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Boots Riley discusses his book Tell Homeland Security—We Are the Bomb, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

51 min
Aug 28, 2015
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Ronnie Greene discusses his book Shots on the Bridge, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

56 min
Aug 21, 2015
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Ari Berman discusses his book Give Us the Ballot, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

62 min
Aug 14, 2015
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Naomi Klein discusses her book This Changes Everything, and takes questions from the audience. Live at Politics & Prose is a co-production of Slate and Politics & Prose Bookstore in Washington, D.C.

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