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Emily Bazelon – Writing Class and Q&A

May 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Q&A on journalism and the writing process with author and journalist, Emily Bazelon.

About this Event

Help keep Old Town Books open by taking one of our new, pay-what-you-can virtual writing classes!

Suggested donation for this Q+A with author Emily Bazelon is $20.

Pre-order your copy of the paperback edition of Charged here (out May 5th) and take advantage of $1 shipping.

About the instructor:

Emily Bazelon is a staff writer for The New York Times Magazine and the Truman Capote Fellow for Creative Writing and Law at Yale Law School. She is the bestselling author of two books, her most recent being Charged (2019). In Charged, Bazelon mounts a major critique of the American criminal justice system and the movement for change.

She is a cohost of the Slate Political Gabfest, a popular weekly podcast. Before joining the Times Magazine, Emily was a writer and editor for nine years at Slate, where she cofounded the women’s section, “DoubleX.” She is a graduate of Yale College and Yale Law School.

About the class format:

Join us from the comfort of your home for the chance to talk with acclaimed journalist, Emily Bazelong, about her books, writing process, and journalism in 2020. This “ask me anything” style conversation will be moderated by an Old Town Books bookseller. Your donation is helping us keep our tiny bookstore open, thank you!

Zoom meeting information will be sent to participants via email one day prior to the scheduled event date.

Welcome to ALX Community, DC’s new home of co-working and collaboration. Our space is a flawlessly designed shared office community, located in the heart of Old Town, Alexandria, and is perfect for DC area working professionals. Our members include entrepreneurs, small businesses, freelancers, financial professionals and non-profit organizations.Located next to the Potomac river and just steps away from historic King Street in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, this unique, multi-story building was built for collaboration and includes a beautiful dog-friendly co-working space, plenty of meeting rooms, a patio on the Waterfront Promenade, and Alexandria’s first dedicated Conference Center. We have flexible plans to accommodate any busy professional or company regardless of size or need. We’d love to show you around! Whether you need a place to work for the day, month, or a year- we have you covered. Our flexible membership plans allow you and your team to achieve your best.

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