Natalie Hopkinson Events in New Orleans and DC

Hopkinson Cover SmallThis summer if you’re in New Orleans or Washington D.C. catch Natalie Hopkinson talking about her new book Go-Go Live: The Musical Life and Death of a Chocolate City. She’ll be reading from and signing copies of her insider’s view of the social history of black Washington through its go-go music and culture.

As George Pelecanos has said, "Natalie Hopkinson knows the music, the heartbeat, and the people of Washington well, but Go-Go Live: The Musical Life and Death of a Chocolate City is much more than a book about D.C.'s indigenous sound. It is a vital, lively, and ultimately inspiring look at the evolution of an American city.”

New Orleans, LA

Tuesday, June 19, 2012
6:30 p.m.
Maple Street Books, Healing Center Location, 2372 St. Claude Avenue, New Orleans

Friday, June 22
6-9 p.m.
Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave, New Orleans

Washington, DC
Monday, July 16th, 2012
6:30 p.m.
Busboys and Poets, 14th & V, 2021 14th St, NW, Washington, D.C.

Monday, July 30, 2012
7:00 pm
Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, D.C.

Check back this fall for additional Go-Go Live events including Cambridge, Massachusetts and more in Washington D.C. A listing of all DUP author events is also available on our Google calendar.


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