Author George Pelecanos, “The Cut”&“What It Was”
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | June 22,2012 | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
After an engaging appearance at 14th & V earlier this month, Busboys and Poets, Teaching for Change, and Art Under Pressure are delighted to welcome George Pelecanos, the award-winning author of 18 novels set in and around Washington and "the poet laureate of the D.C. crime world" (Esquire) to our Hyattsville location!

Pelecanos will discuss and sign his two recent novels, The Cut and What It Was. A producer, writer and story editor for the acclaimed HBO series, "The Wire", for which he received an Emmy nomination for his writing, Pelecanos is best known for his sharp attention to this region's intriguing underbelly. For more information, click here.

This event is free and open to all.

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