It’s a new month and Eater dropped its list of restaurants currently in the August limelight. Scroll through to find samplings of seafood, Burmese, pizza, Laotian, and Latin fare. This writer is particularly keen to check out Hanumanh, the newest venture from the mother-and-son Thip Khao team in Shaw.
Been itching to sleep alone in the wilderness but don’t know where to start? From setting up tents to selecting sleeping bags, the workshop will provide practical experience to get you camping in no time. (6:30pm)
The documentary, screened at Emergency Community Arts Collective and organized by The Institute for Policy Studies, BYP100, Sanctuary DMV and others, surveys community resistance against CBP and ICE in the border town of Arivaca, Arizona. A panel discussion will follow after the screening. (6:30pm)
Poet Ocean Vuong will read from his debut novel at Solid State Books, exploring a mother-son relationship, race, class and masculinity. (7pm)
Insert some laughs / cringes into your Monday. This open mic night includes all the regular things, but - BUT - there’s another comic to interrupt and heckle the comics on stage. We don’t even know. (8pm)