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The Ebell of Los Angeles and Writers Bloc present: An Evening with Nancy Pelosi

The Ebell of Los Angeles & Writers Bloc Present: Speaker Emerita Nancy Pelosi in Conversation | August 15

Thursday, August 15, 2024 — 7:30 pm

Join us for a conversation with Speaker Emerita Nancy Pelosi about her new book, THE ART OF POWER.

Nancy Pelosi, the most powerful woman in American political history, tells the story of her transformation from housewife to House Speaker—how she became a master legislator, a key partner to presidents, and the most visible leader of the Trump resistance.

In The Art of Power, Pelosi describes for the first time what it takes to make history—not only as the first woman to ascend to the most powerful legislative role in our nation, but to pass laws that would save lives and livelihoods, from the emergency rescue of the economy in 2008 to transforming health care. She describes the perseverance, persuasion, and respect for her members that it took to succeed, but also the joy of seeing America change for the better. Among the best-prepared and hardest working Speakers in history, Pelosi worked to find common ground, or stand her ground, with presidents from Bush to Biden. She also shares moving moments with soldiers sent to the front lines, women who inspired her, and human rights activists who fought by her side.

The woman who has been lauded by her opposition as “the most powerful Speaker” ever shows us why she is not afraid of a good fight. The Art of Power is about the fighting spirit that has always animated her, and the historic legacy that spirit has produced.

Moderator to be announced.

No bags of any kind will be allowed into the event, with the exception of clear bags no larger than 12″ x 12″ x 16″.

A valid ID is required to attend. Accepted forms of identification include state-issued ID or Driver’s License, valid non-expired US Government or Military ID, or an official passport.

Ticket Info

7:30 pm
$44.52 ticket only (limited to one per transaction)
$68 ticket – includes a copy of The Art of Power by Nancy Pelosi (unlimited)
Ticket costs include ticketing service fees.
No refunds. Books must be picked up at the program. We do not hold or mail books.  

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Contact Information

If you have questions about this event, please email: tickets@ebellofla.org

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If you need ADA accommodations, please reach out to Amelia Comer at amelia@ebellofla.org for ticket purchase.

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Wilshire Ebell Theatre
4401 West 8th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90005