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A Well-Read Woman: A Discussion with librarian and author Kate Stewart

  • 10 Oct 2019
  • 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Northeast Library-330 7th St NE

Visit Northeast Library for a special evening with librarian and author Kate Stewart. Stewart will speak on her book A Well-Read Woman: The Life, Loves, and Legacy of Ruth Rappaport, which follows the life of a legendary Capitol Hill resident from Nazi Germany to Seattle, Israel and Vietnam. Stewart will discuss how Rappaport's love of reading and her experiences with censorship affected her life and career as a librarian. During American Archives Month, come hear the story of a champion of history and the written word.  

Copies of the book will be available for sale and signing. 

Prior to the discussion with Stewart, stop by for a brief introduction to the library's Memory Lab at 7 p.m. Visit this page for more information.

Location: Northeast Library- 330 7th St NE, Washington, DC 20002

Mailing Address:
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 50 Massachusetts Ave. NE
P.O. Box 1653 Washington, DC 20002
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