Venue Details

19 Star Starred
Washington DCJCC
at Q St NW 1529 16th Street, NW Washington, DC 20036
202-518-9400
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Marcia Taylor
The weather was perfect ...70s. I wore casual clothing..
Man of Mystery: Walter Mosley dress Oct 09 2013 star this tip starred
Tinybuttmurph
Had someone take and pick me up.
Man of Mystery: Walter Mosley travel Oct 08 2013 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.9 average rating
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12 events
11 reviews
7 stars
attended Oct 07 2013

This was a special evening. Mr Mosley was very personable and share interesting tidbits of his life and how he chooses his characters and topics.

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Marcia Taylor
4 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended Oct 07 2013

I always enjoy Mr Mosley's readings and world views. The event was relaxed and enjoyable. There seemed to be a little more tongue-in-cheek conversation on whether or not he was indeed a 'Jewish writer'. Too funny. Well it was a Jewish literary...continued

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15 events
3 reviews
1 stars
attended Oct 07 2013

Walter Mosley was honest, refreshing and brilliant. I liked the way he answered/handled the audience's questions--even when they were insulting, like the woman who asked how we'd know that he is a "Jewish writer!" I wish he had spent more time...continued

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Website

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Quotes & Highlights

“Mosley returns here to doing what he does best: setting the pain and pleasure of individual lives, lived mostly in L.A.’s black community, within an instantly recognizable historical moment and allowing the two to feed off one another. … [A] major event for crime-fiction fans.”* —Bill Ott, Booklist *

About the Ticket Supplier: Washington DCJCC (LMD)

The goals of the Washington DCJCC are to preserve and strengthen Jewish identity, heritage, tradition and values through a wide variety of social, cultural, recreational, and educational programs and services. The Center accomplishes these goals in ways that reflect the unique location and role of the Center in the nation's Capital and the many contributions of the American Jewish community in the United States.