Women's National Book Association conversation!
Join store owner Hannah Oliver Depp, author Angie Kim, and Women's National Book Association DC Chapter President Tabitha Whissemore for a conversation about upcoming books to keep on your radar, reading and staying sane during Stay at Home, and women writers right now in America.
About the Conversation Partners
Angie Kim is the author of the national bestseller Miracle Creek, named a “Best Book of the Year” by Time, The Washington Post, Kirkus, Real Simple, Library Journal, The Today Show, Amazon, and Hudson Booksellers, and a Good Morning America Hot Summer Read. Kim is one of Variety Magazine’s “10 Storytellers to Watch,” and has written for Vogue, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Glamour, Salon, and Slate. She moved from Seoul, Korea, to Baltimore as a preteen, and attended Stanford University and Harvard Law School, where she was an editor of the Harvard Law Review. A former trial lawyer, she now lives in Northern Virginia with her husband and three sons, and is at work on her next novel.
Hannah Oliver Depp is the owner of Loyalty Bookstores in Petworth, DC and Silver Spring, MD. Loyalty serves all readers as an intersectional feminist bookstore and programming space. She holds a Masters in English from American University. Oliver Depp is a founding member of the American Bookselling Association Committee on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and serves on the boards of Bookshop.org, An Open Book Foundation, and the New Atlantic Independent Bookselller’s Assocation.
Tabitha Whissemore is president of the Washington, DC, chapter of the Women’s National Book Association. She has stories published in District Comics: An Unconventional History of Washington, DC, and at ReDistrictedComics.com. To pay her bills, she works as an editor/writer at the American Association of Community Colleges.