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Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 6:45 PM

The actor best known for Everybody Loves Raymond discusses his new book, a collection of comedic and personal essays on the gaffes, challenges, and joys of life’s second half.

Friday, May 8, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Whether the joke is by Aristophanes or Woody Allen, we know when something tickles our funny bone. Television and film writer (and recovered stand-up comic) David Misch offers an appropriately irreverent history of comedy as he explores why it does.

Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Stef Woods of American University, who developed a course on The Hunger Games, discusses why the boundary-breaking success of Suzanne Collins’ trilogy offers plenty of food for thought.

Thursday, June 4, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Here’s one mystery that many writers fail to solve: coming up with the correct procedural and atmospheric details when DC is a setting for crime stories. Meet one local who knows her stuff when it comes to tales about crime, Allison Leotta, a former federal prosecutor.

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