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2007 Marfield Prize

2007 Winner

 Jenny Uglow, Nature’s Engraver: A Life of Thomas Bewick (Faber and Faber Limited)

 2007 Finalists

 Carolyn Brown, Chance and Circumstance: Twenty Years with Cage and Cunningham (Knopf) 

Nigel Cliff, The Shakespeare Riots: Revenge, Drama, and Death in
Nineteenth Century America
(Random House) 

William Jelani Cobb, To the Break of Dawn: A Freestyle on the Hip-Hop Aesthetic (NYU Press)

 Alex Ross, The Rest is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century (Picador)

2007 Judges  

Jamaica Kincaid, novelist 

Nancy Pearl, author and librarian 

Robert Pinsky, poet

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Thursday, January 21st

Arts Club Closed – January 22-25

Due to the approaching blizzard the Arts Club of Washington will be closed this Friday and Saturday. Our Outreach event scheduled forSunday has been canceled. The club will resume it’s normal business hourson Tuesday at 10 am. If you need any help please contact Yann Henrotte at Yann@artsclubofwashington.org.

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Tuesday, January 19th

Club Lunch Canceled This Friday

Due to concerns about the weather on Friday the club will not host a lunch January 22nd. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Tuesday, December 29th

Club Lunches Continue Through January

Without waiting for the resumption of noon concerts in February, members and guests can invite their friends to combine meeting for lunch at noon Fridays, beginning Jan. 8th. Members can follow the meal with a session in the painting studio or play a few chords on one of the Club’s pianos. This is a time…

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