Past Events


Kochland: A Conversation

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM
The Mason Club

"Christopher Leonard’s Kochland uses the extraordinary account of how one of the biggest private companies in the world grew to be that big to tell the story of modern corporate America."

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Timothy Denevi: Freak Kingdom

In conversation with Dennis Johnson of Melville House

Thursday, October 3, 2019 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Solid State Books, 600 H Street Northeast, Washington, DC, 20002

The story of Hunter S. Thompson's crusade against Richard Nixon and the threat of fascism in America—and the devastating price he paid for it.

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The Third Annual Day of Translation

Co-presented with the Center for the Art of Translation

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 10:30 AM
Fenwick Library, Reading Room, Room 2001

Join us for our third annual Day of Translation co-presented with the Center for the Art of Translation. All panels and events will take place on the George Mason University campus in Fairfax, Virginia.

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Second Annual Day of Translation

Thursday, September 27, 2018 9:00 AM to 5:15 PM
Johnson Center, The Bistro

On Thursday, September 27, we are proud to produce our second Day of Translation in conjunction with the Center for the Art of Translation. This Day brings together a dozen literary translators from across the globe to George Mason’s campus for a day-long series of events and panels centered around the art of literary translation.

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