David Litt - Thanks, Obama: My Hopey Changey White House Years

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Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Litt worked at the White House from 2011 to 2016, leaving as a special assistant to President Obama and senior presidential speechwriter—the youngest in history. He supplied remarks on the major issues of the day, but his focus was humor and his job might more accurately be termed “comic muse to the president.” Now the head writer/producer for Funny or Die’s D.C. office, LItt contributed jokes to Obama’s speeches as early as 2009 and was the lead writer on four White House Correspondents’ Dinner presentations. Along with the laughs and the sparkling behind-the-scenes anecdotes about daily life at the White House, Litt’s political-coming-of-age story is a serious contribution to the project of representing the legacy and future of the Obama movement in the age of Trump.


5015 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008
Non Fiction
Thanks, Obama: My Hopey, Changey White House Years By David Litt Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062568458
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Ecco - September 19th, 2017

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