Faculty Favorites

Tyler Cowen: The top classic movies and books about American politics and DC.

Tyler Cowen: The top classic movies and books about American politics and DC.

The estimable Chug asks me: Curious what you consider the top classic movies and books about American politics and DC. Today let’s do movies, the following come to mind: 1. All the President’s Men. 2. No Way Out: Gene Hackman at his peak. The Conversation also might count as a DC movie. 3. The Exorcist, […]

Washington, The Novel

Washington, The Novel

No, the fact is that Washington is and always has been irretrievably bogged down in process. And process doesn’t generally make for electrifying prose–unless you’re a fan of the novels of C. P. Snow, which describe the intestinal workings of inner-sanctum power struggles conducted by micro-megalomaniacs. photo credit: Sjors Provoost The days of the Georgetown […]

Faculty Favorites: Books and Movies – Brad Fitch

Faculty Favorites: Books and Movies – Brad Fitch

We asked our faculty and authors to share with us some of their favorite books and movies. Their responses are posted in “Faculty Favorites.” Brad Fitch (bio), author of Media Relations Handbook, shares his favorite books and movies. (You can see some of Brad’s favorite things about living in our nation’s capital here.) Favorite Book […]

Faculty Favorites: Books and Movies – Jim Bayless

Faculty Favorites: Books and Movies – Jim Bayless

We asked our faculty and authors to share with us some of their favorite books and movies. Their responses are posted in “Faculty Favorites: Books and Movies.” Jim Bayless (bio), a veteran legislative and regulatory attorney who has lived in Washington for more than 25 years, shares his favorite books and movies. (You can see […]

Faculty Favorites: Books and Movies – Peter Loge

Faculty Favorites: Books and Movies – Peter Loge

We asked our faculty and authors to share with us some of their favorite books and movies. Their responses are posted in “Faculty Favorites: Books and Movies.” Peter Loge (bio), a public affairs professional, shares his favorite books and movies. (You can see some of Peter’s favorite things about living in our nation’s capital here.) […]

Faculty Favorites: Dining and Places – Jack Schenendorf

Faculty Favorites: Dining and Places – Jack Schenendorf

We asked our faculty and authors to share with us some of their favorite things about living in our nation’s capital. Their responses are posted in “Faculty Favorites” Jack Schenendorf (bio) shares his favorites. Five most interesting places to visit The Capitol, web site, 101 Independence Ave SE, Washington, DC. National Archives, web site, 700 […]

Faculty Favorites: Dining and Places – Al Swift

Faculty Favorites: Dining and Places – Al Swift

We asked our faculty and authors to share with us some of their favorite things about living in our nation’s capital. Their responses are posted in “Faculty Favorites” Al Swift (bio), a former Member of Congress, shares his favorites. Five most interesting places to visit Washington’s Tomb or what was supposed to be that. It […]

Faculty Favorites: Dining and Places – Jim Capretta

Faculty Favorites: Dining and Places – Jim Capretta

We asked our faculty and authors to share with us some of their favorite things about living in our nation’s capital. Their responses are posted in “Faculty Favorites” Jim Capretta (bio), a Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, shares his favorites. Three most interesting places to visit The Museum of Natural History. web […]

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Faculty Favorites: Dining and Places – Dave Grimaldi

Faculty Favorites: Dining and Places – Dave Grimaldi

We asked our faculty and authors to share with us some of their favorite things about living in our nation’s capital. Their responses are posted in “Faculty Favorites” Dave Grimaldi (bio) shares his favorites. Five most interesting places to visit The Folger Shakespeare Library behind the Supreme Court. web site, 201 East Capitol Street SE, […]

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Faculty Favorites: Books and Movies – Jill Kamp Melton

Faculty Favorites: Books and Movies – Jill Kamp Melton

We asked our faculty and authors to share with us some of their favorite books and movies. Their responses are posted in “Faculty Favorites: Books and Movies.” Jill Kamp Melton (bio), a communications consultant, shares her favorite books and movies. (You can see some of Jill’s favorite things about living in our nation’s capital here.) […]