National Press Club

38th Annual Book Fair & Authors' Night, in partnership with Politics & Prose

38th Annual Book Fair & Authors' Night, in partnership with Politics & Prose

November 17, 2015 5:30 PM

Location: Ballroom

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The Capitol region’s premiere holiday book event is back for the 38th year! The National Press Club Journalism Institute is once again partnering with landmark local book seller Politics & Prose for a night of pols, pundits and prose.

Authors will be on hand to talk to their fans and sign books at this most exciting literary event. Patrons can browse for books at the Club's headquarters from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 for NPC and Politics & Prose members; $10 public. Tickets will also be sold online and at the door.

The Book Fair is a fundraiser for The National Press Club Journalism Institute, a 501 (c) (3) charitable organization, which advances journalistic practice by equipping professionals with the skills and competence to innovate, leveraging emerging trends, recognizing leaders and innovators, and mentoring the next generation of journalism and communications professionals.

The Book Fair is partnering with The SEED Foundation, which helps under-served students prepare for college. The young scholars attend one of two public boarding schools in the District and Maryland. The students select books they believe would enrich their education and patrons can buy them at the fair to help develop the Baltimore SEED School library. A group of students from the SEED school attend the event each year, giving them a chance to meet with authors and attendees.

Please note: All application notices will go out on Tuesday, October 13. We are experiencing unexpected systems issues. We appreciate your patience and understanding.

For More Information On This Event, Contact:

Crystal White