A peek at what's on tap in the Independent this week.

A recap of the books we’ve spotlighted in the past few days.

Spotlight Event

The authors of Around the World Right Now come to Frederick, MD, on Sat., July 22nd, at 12:30PM.

Book Blog

Poetry Review

Plato’s Symposium and the philosophical search for love

Author Q&A

The writer talks illness, "Friday porn," and when to conclude a memoir.

Book Blog

Reframing The Picture of Dorian Gray

Spotlight Event

The author of Ratf**ked comes to DC on Wed., July 19th, at 6:30PM.