CLASSES at Politics and Prose:

Our in-person classes are postponed. Classes are now being offered online. Please see the Classes webpage for listings. All class times are EST.

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All in-person book group meetings are suspended. Please check the individual book group webpages for online meeting information.

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Featured Classes

ONLINE CLASS: Celebrating Stevie Wonder's Birthday (2150)

Join Reuben Jackson as he celebrates four recordings (Talking Book, Innervisions, Fullingness' First Finale, and Songs In The Key Of Life) released by multi-instrumentalist /vocalist/composer Stevie Wonder during the years 1972 until 1976. These recordings document a mind boggling, commercially successful and creative flowering in Mr. Wonder's still arresting body of material. One Thursday: May 13th 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. EST 

ONLINE CLASS: How to Write OP EDs To Make a Persuasive Difference (2163)

This two session lecture and in-class workshops offer instant feedback for success. You’ll learn the proper structure of an OP ED, how to persuasively make your point and take down opposing arguments (politely). Two Saturdays: May 15 and 22, from noon to 2 p.m. EST Online Class.

ONLINE CLASS: The Romantic Novel Era of British Literature (2161)

The Romantic Era of British Literature is best remembered for its poets, but the defining aesthetic and philosophical ideals of the movement were also represented in popular novels. Join this discussion-based, seminar-style class to delve further into the prose sensations of the early 19th century. We’ll read three novels to explore the Romantic era and the shift into the Victorian era. Six Thursday: May 13, 20, 27, June 3, 10, 17 from Noon to 2 p.m. EST

Next Book Group Meetings


A Seat at the Table

May 16, 3:30 pm
NUBIA: REAL ONE by L.L. McKinney NOTE: Online Class
Nubia: Real One Cover Image
By L. L. McKinney, Robyn Smith (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781401296407
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: DC Comics - February 23rd, 2021



May 19, 12:30 pm
ORLANDO, by Woolf NOTE: Meeting Online
Orlando (Annotated): A Biography Cover Image
ISBN: 9780156031516
Availability: Not On Our Shelves—Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Mariner Books - July 3rd, 2006


Public Affairs

May 24, 7:00 pm
A Promised Land Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524763169
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Crown - November 17th, 2020