May 24 @ 10am – Literary Walking Tour: Books of the Harlem Renaissance
NOW SOLD OUT – ENCORE TO BE SCHEDULED SOON
Join local literary historian Kim Roberts for a 90-minute walking tour exploring the U Street neighborhood from the perspective of fiction. Featured authors will include Zora Neale Hurston, Jean Toomer, Duke Ellington, Jessie Redmon Fauset, Richard Bruce Nugent, Langston Hughes, Alice Dunbar-Nelson, Edward Christopher Williams, Pearl Bailey, James Weldon Johnson, Alain Locke, and Rudolph Fisher. Participants will meet at U Street metro (13th Street entrance). Registration required: http://shawbooktour.eventbrite.com.