Kitty Kelley Book Club: The Silent Justice’s Deafening Opinions

Clarence Thomas, the longest-sitting justice on the current Supreme Court, is referred to as the silent one because he hardly speaks during oral arguments....

Staff Entertainment Picks; Send Us Yours

Bored during shutdown? Here are movie, TV, music and book picks from several Georgetowner staffers. We invite you to email your own to us at editorial@georgetowner.com.

‘In the Land of Men: A Memoir’

AN EDITOR REFLECTS ON HER TIME SPENT AT ESQUIRE — AND IN THRALL TO DAVID FOSTER WALLACE Adrienne Miller does not mince words when she...

‘A Very Stable Genius’ Authors Tell All

For her monthly “Q&A Cafe” at the George Town Club, TV journalist Carol Joynt interviewed Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker of the Washington Post.

‘Weather’: This Is Not a Drill

Jenny Offill’s "Weather" tells us what to expect when we’re expecting the apocalypse Climate change is the least of Lizzie Benson’s problems. She has a...

‘She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement’

UNTANGLING HARVEY WEINSTEIN’S WEB OF DECEIT Reviewed by Kitty Kelley “She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement,” by Jodi Kantor and...

Folger Director Shares Expansion Plans

To carry out a $50-million expansion, the Folger will close early next year for 18 months to two years, while continuing to offer programs in other venues.

Record-Setting Crowd for RBG at National Book Festival (photos)

Chef José Andrés apologized for not being available to sign books after his speaking session; he had to catch a flight to the Bahamas to assist in Hurricane Dorian recovery efforts.

Closing: & Other Stories, Used Bookstore

A women's clothing store owned by H&M and an independent bookstore are shuttering this month and next, respectively, in Georgetown.

Weekend Round Up August 15, 2019

This Sunday is Signature Theatre’s annual open house and season preview. Looking for something active? Try baby goat yoga on Saturday morning, then ping-pong lessons after lunch.