Staged readings by Stephen Dunn and Jill Bialosky.

By Richard Horwich
Adam Begley Jane Berridge
The actress Sarah Bernhardt, as taken by Nadar around 1864. At right, Nadar’s “Self-Portrait as an Aeronaut,” circa 1863. J. Paul Getty Museum Photos
By Dan Giancola
Lucas Hunt Simon Van Booy
By Hilma Wolitzer
Jill Bialosky Beowulf Sheehan
By Neil J. Young
Tom Clavin George Mitrovich
Wyatt Earp and Bat Masterson Arizona Historical Society
Over 100 authors will be present, signing and selling a diverse range of books.
Robert A. Caro will be back at Authors Night on Saturday, signing books at 5 and speaking as the guest at a dinner at 8. Durell Godfrey

Virginia Walker continues to raise money to fight pancreatic cancer

By David M. Alpern
Chris Whipple David Hume Kennerly
Gerald Ford getting a trim in the White House barbershop along with a briefing from Donald Rumsfeld, his chief of staff. David Hume Kennerly, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library
James Baker, the gold standard among chiefs of staff. Ronald Reagan Presidential Library
Nancy Silberkleit of Archie Comics stages a different kind of comic convention.
A dogfighting operation is destroyed in an issue of Matt Miner’s Critical Hit. The art is by Jonathan Brandon Sawyer, with colors by Doug Garbark. At right, issue number one of the mini-series.

By James I. Lader
James Barron Earl Wilson