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At the National Book Festival, author and cartoonist Gene Luen Yang called for more literary characters of color. [Post]

John Mulaney on why so many of today’s rising comedy stars have degrees from Georgetown [Washingtonian]

Arch Campbell broadcast his final movie review (for now) on ABC7. [DCist]

Listen to romantic R&B from Abhi//Dijon on “13.” [Bandwidth]

The KanKouran West African dance festival, reviewed [Post]

Listen to Pree‘s newest avant-pop track, “Two Feet Shy.” [D.C. Music Download]

In honor of the National Museum of the American Indian’s 10th anniversary, a numerical breakdown of the institution’s history [Post]