Monday, May 05, 2008

DC Event May 6th @ 7 pm with Leslie Pietrzyk and Matthew Klam

Flirting with the Masters: Fiction Writers on F. Scott Fitzgerald. Tuesday, May 6, 2008, at 7 PM, the Arts Club of Washington will host acclaimed fiction writers Leslie Pietrzyk and Matthew Klam as they talk about the personal impact of reading F. Scott Fitzgerald, then share selections from their own work. This event is affiliated with the 2008 NEA "Big Read." Free and open to the public, reception to follow. The Arts Club of Washington is at 2017 I Street NW, near Foggy Bottom/GWU and Farragut West metro. Headquartered in the James Monroe House, a National Historic Landmark, the Club was founded in 1916 and is the oldest non-profit arts organization in the city. The Club mission is to generate public appreciation for and participation in the arts in the Nation's capital, through ongoing educational programs that include literary events, art exhibitions, and musical and theatrical performances.