Archive for May, 2014

Library of Congress & Center for the Book host talk on “Mark Twain in Washington, D.C.” [June 18, Noon, Montpelier Room, Madison Building]

964 8 Mark Twain D C  cvr2_1 _ coverJune 18 (Wednesday) Noon, Montpelier Room, Madison Building

National History Day. John Muller will discuss and sign his new book Mark Twain in Washington, D.C.: The Adventures of a Capital Correspondent (The History Press, 2013). Cosponsored with Educational Outreach, Office of Strategic Initiatives. Contact 202-707-1519

Special Note:

Thank you to the foresight of the late David C. Mearns and the staffs of the Newspaper and Current Periodicals Reading Room, Law Library and Manuscript Division at the Library of Congress for answering my in-person and virtual reference questions!

 

 

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See you at the 5th Annual Gaithersburg Book Festival; Sat., May 17th [H. L. Mencken Pavillion; 10:35 A.M.]

gaithersburg-book-festival-imageFor the 2nd year in a row I’ll be participating in this great regional book festival. This year I’ll be at the H. L. Mencken Pavilion at 10:35 A.M. for the “Historical Figures in D.C.” discussion of Mark Twain in Washington, D.C.: The Adventures of a Capital Correspondent along with Dr. Ida Jones and her book, Mary McLeod Bethune in Washington. Free parking. See you there!

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