How to be Black
National Press Club Building

Mon, 02/13/2012 - 6:30pm - 11:30pm

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How to be Black

Where  |National Press Club Building
529 14th St NW
Blackbyrd: 2005 14th St NW
Washington, DC

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This is a two-part event with SPECIAL RSVP REQUIRED for the Press Club portion.

"How To Be Black" author Baratunde Thurston comes home to DC!

PART ONE: Get Fancy

Comedic presentation and book talk at The National Press Club
6:30 - 8pm

- you MUST reserve a spot via email to or by calling 202-662-7523
- cost: $5 for non-members (which probably means you!)
- super funny and insightful book talk by the author
- Q&A with attendees
- book signing and sales

PART TWO: Get Down

Official "How To Be Black" After Party at Blackbyrd
9pm - whenever
2005 14th St NW (at U St.)

- special "black" drink specials
- the company of awesome humans
- DJ Sam "The Man" Burns

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