Hay Adams

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Where literary crowds honor literary masters

Recreating a literary tradition that began in the late 1800s when the homes of John Hay and Henry Adams were the center of Washington's intellectual and social gatherings, The Hay-Adams Author Series hosts outstanding writers in a magnificent setting with great food and drink and lively conversation.

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The Hay-Adams Author Series

Tickets will go on sale Monday, April 20th 

Thursday, May 12th, 2015

On Top of the Hay

The Hay-Adams

12:00 Noon - 2:00 PM

Doors open at 11:30 AM

Featuring David McCullough's lastest work

The Wright Brothers

David McCullough has twice received the Pulitzer Prize, for Truman and John Adams, and twice received the National Book Award, for The Path Between the Seas and Mornings on Horseback. His other acclaimed books are 1776, Brave Companions, The Johnstown Flood, The Great Bridge, and The Greater Journey. He is the recipient of numerous honors and awards, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian award.