Jewish Community Center of Washington, DC

Jewish Literary Festival: Local Author Fair

Sunday, October 13, 2013
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Washington DCJCC
1529 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036

The Hyman S. & Freda Bernstein Jewish Literary Festival presents:

Melissa FordLocal Author Fair: Discover a New Bookdavid bruce smith-web
Featuring Melissa Ford, author of Measure of Love and David Bruce Smith, author of American Hero: John Marshall, Chief Justice of the United States

Meet and greet authors at the Local Author Fair! A selection of DC-area authors will each be given three minutes to tell you all about their books. Buy a locally-grown book and network with area readers and writers at a wine and cheese reception.
American Hero-DBS

Measure of Love
Local Authors

Peter Adams, Politics, Faith, and the Making of American Judaism

Mitchell Bard, After Anatevka

David Ebenbach, The Artist's Torah

Fred Flatow, Loss and Restoration: Stories from Three Continents

Melissa Ford, Measure of Love

Frederic J. Frommer, You Gotta Have Heart: A History of Washington Baseball from 1959 to the 2012 National League East Champions

Barbara Goldberg, Scorched by the Sun

Merrill Leffler, Mark the Music

James Loeffler, The Most Musical Nation: Jews and Culture in the Late Russian Empire

Laura Melmed, Eight Winter Nights: A Family Hanukkah Book

Susan Orlins, Confessions of a Worrywart: Husbands, Lovers, Mothers, and Others

Suzanne Richardson, Angelfish

David Bruce Smith, American Hero: John Marshall, Chief Justice of the United States

Moustafa Soliman, An Arab, a Jew and a Truck

Tammar Stein, Kindred

Mary L. Tabor, Who by Fire

Program Co-Sponsors: Creative Writing Program of the George Washington University English Department, The Writer's Center, Writing Program at Johns Hopkins University

See the entire Festival line-up here!

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