Past Events


The Cheuse Center @ The Annapolis Book Festival

Saturday, April 28, 2018 2:00 PM

We are pleased to announce that the Cheuse Center will participate in the Annapolis Book Festival on Saturday, April 28. The Annapolis Book Festival is a free, day-long event in its 16th year that attracts over 3,000 visitors to the Key School in Annapolis, Maryland. The Cheuse Center is honored to be partnering with ABF on an exciting event that begins at 2:00.

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An Evening with Mikkel Rosengaard

Thursday, March 29, 2018 6:30 PM

On Thursday, March 29, the Cheuse Center welcomes back Mikkel Rosengaard. Mikkel and Cheuse Center director Matthew Davis will be in conversation at 6:30 at East City Bookshop at 645 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE, in Washington, DC.

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An Evening with Translator Kareem Abdulrahman

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 7:00 PM

On Tuesday, March 27, the Cheuse Center welcomes Kurdish translator Kareem Abdulrahman. Kareem will be in conversation with Slate Magazine’s foreign affairs columnist Joshua Keating at 7:00 at Solid State Books, 600 H Street, NE in Washington, DC,

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An Evening with Jesus Carrasco at DuPont Underground

Monday, March 26, 2018 7:00 PM

On Monday, March 26, the Cheuse Center and George Mason University will welcome Spanish novelist Jesus Carrasco. Carrasco will be in conversation with local novelist Gabrielle Fuentes at 7:00 at DuPont Underground, 1500 19th Street, NW in Washington, DC.

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Towards a Post-Internet Literature?

Thursday, November 2, 2017 7:30 AM
Robinson Hall B, #106

As part of his residency at the Cheuse Center, Danish novelist and art essayist Mikkel Rosengaard will be speaking about how the pervasiveness of digital culture is impacting literature and visual art.

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Amy Tan in Conversation with Deborah Tannen

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sixth & I Synagogue, Washington, DC

Please join The Cheuse Center, Politics and Prose Bookstore, and Sixth & I Synagogue as we present an evening with Amy Tan. Amy will be in discussion with Deborah Tannen about her new memoir Where the Past Begins.

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