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Abdulrazak Gurnah

In Conversation with Tope Folarin

From the winner of the 2021 Nobel Prize in Literature comes Afterlives, which is a sweeping, multi-generational saga of displacement, loss, and love, set against the brutal colonization of East Africa and illuminating a legacy of dislocation that is still with us today.

Date:
Sep 13, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
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In Person:
Ticket: $18
Ticket + Signed Book: $35

Virtual:
Ticket: $12
Ticket (free) + Signed Book: $35

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Authors & Talks

Randall Munroe

In Conversation with Derek Thompson

For the answers to the rest of the weirdest questions you never thought to ask, the New York Times bestselling author is back with What If? 2: Additional Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions.

Date:
Sep 14, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

In Person:
Ticket: $20
Ticket + Signed Book: $38

Virtual:
Ticket: $12
Ticket (free) + Signed Book: $37

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Authors & Talks

LADYGANG Presents: The Lady Secrets Tour

In celebration of their book Lady Secrets, share your own secrets and feel less alone with Keltie Knight, Jac Vanek, and Becca Tobin, the New York Times bestselling authors of Act Like a Lady and hosts of the wildly successful podcast-turned TV show.

Date:
Sep 15, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

$30

Category:
Comedy

NEW VENUE: Al Di Meola

A bona fide living guitar legend, the pioneering artist known for blending world music and jazz has established himself as one of the top guitarists of our time over his four-decade career.

Date:
Sep 20, 2022 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg

In Conversation with Soraya Chemaly

On Repentance and Repair: Making Amends in an Unapologetic World offers a crucial new perspective to navigating conflict, applying an ancient framework to the country’s most painful contemporary issues—from systemic racism and the legacy of enslavement to the #MeToo movement and Native American land rights—as well as personal transgressions.

Date:
Sep 21, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

In Person:
Ticket: $18
Ticket + Signed Book: $35

Virtual:
Ticket: $12
Ticket (free) + Signed Book: $33

Category:
Authors & Talks

Office Closed

Sixth & I’s office is closed Monday, September 26 and Tuesday, September 27 in observance of Rosh Hashanah. With questions about High Holiday services, please email [email protected] or call 202.408.3100 More +

Date:
Sep 26, 2022 • 8:00 am ET
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NEW VENUE: RY X

On his third album, Blood Moon, the Australian musician explores connections to nature, to emotions and relationships, and to his body and spirit.

Date:
Sep 29, 2022 • 8:00 pm ET
Category:
Music

Pete Souza

In The West Wing and Beyond: What I Saw Inside the Presidency, Souza shares rarely seen photos and stories of life and work in the White House, the Situation Room, and more. You’ll go behind the scenes of consequential moments in the Oval Office, decisive meetings in the West Wing, and even some fun moments aboard Air Force One—all offering a fascinating look into the details that comprise the modern presidency.

Date:
Oct 2, 2022 • 7:30 pm ET
Admission:

In Person:
Ticket: $25
Ticket + Signed Book: $50

Virtual:
Ticket: $14
Ticket (free) + Signed Book: $57

Category:
Authors & Talks

Temple Grandin

A quarter of a century after her memoir, Thinking in Pictures, forever changed how the world understood autism, Grandin transforms our awareness of the different ways our brains are wired in Visual Thinking: The Hidden Gifts of People Who Think in Pictures, Patterns, and Abstractions.

Date:
Oct 11, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

In Person:
Ticket: $20
Ticket + Book with Signed Bookplate: $38

Virtual:
Ticket: $12
Ticket (free) + Book with Signed Bookplate: $35

Category:
Authors & Talks

Iliza Shlesinger

In Conversation with Jake Tapper

In All Things Aside: Absolutely Correct Opinions the award-winning comedian, actor, writer, and producer shares a collection of hilarious and insightful essays about the exasperating issues of everyday life. From the macro to the micro, Shlesinger tackles it all with her no-BS comedic style.

Date:
Oct 12, 2022 • 7:00 pm ET
Admission:

In Person:
Ticket (limited quantity): $25
Ticket + Book with Signed Bookplate: $40

Virtual:
Ticket (free) + Book with Signed Bookplate: $34

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Authors & Talks
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