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A preview of what’s on tap at the Washington Writers Conference.

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

Spotlight Event

The author of Police Brutality and White Supremacy speaks virtually on Mon., Jan. 24th, at 8 p.m. (EST)!

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

Book Blog

Spark vibrant discussions with these picks.


An occasional series in which writers speak for themselves.

Spotlight Event

The Booker Prize-winning author of Manifesto speaks virtually on Fri., Jan. 21st, at 7 p.m. (EST)!

Author Q&A

The debut memoirist talks dancing, diplomacy, and the universality of art.