Formerly a speechwriter for George H.W. Bush, Mary Kate Cary is a columnist and contributing editor at U.S. News and World Report and appears regularly on network television and radio programs. We invite you to join us for an animated discussion with Mary Kate and a delicious box lunch to benefit the Athenaeum. Lecture runs from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Admission is $45 for one ticket or $80 for two tickets and includes lunch. Please call 703.548.0035 for reservations.