Monday 4/16: Meredith Goldstein, in conversation with Sarah Rodman, discusses and signs Can’t Help Myself: Lessons & Confessions from a Modern Advice Columnist. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Thursday 4/19: ENTER>text: DOCENT. Featuring Ryka Aoki, Chiwan Choi, Veronique d’Entremont, Henry Giardina, Saehee Cho, Allison Noelle Conner, Kate Durbin, Jen Hutton, and Analisa Raya-Flores. 6 p.m. at the Pasadena Museum of California Art.
Claremont Graduate University’s 2018 Kingsley & Kate Tufts Poetry Award winners, Patricia Smith and Donika Kelly, read from their poetry. 7 p.m. at Haaga Hall at The Huntington.
Dr. Jim Bell discusses and signs The Ultimate Interplanetary Travel Guide: A Futuristic Journey Through the Cosmos. 7 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.
Literary Death Match host Adrian Todd Zuniga celebrates the release of his debut novel Collision Theory with a special LATFOB event! Featuring readers Morgan Parker, Dana Schwartz, Jimmy O. Yang, and Rico Gagliano. 7:30 p.m. at Dynasty Typewriter. Tickets are $15 here or $20 at the door.
Friday 4/20: Donika Kelly, Vanessa Villarreal, and Eloisa Amezcua. 7 p.m. at Segovia Hall at Ace Hotel.
Mary Gaitskill and Geoff Dyer read from their works. 8 p.m. at Beyond Baroque. $10/members free.
Saturday 4/21: LATFOB! IT’S LATFOB TIME! COME TO USC AND CELEBRATE BOOK-CHELLA! It starts at 10 a.m.
Emily Skillings, Morgan Parker, and Kate Durbin read from their poetry. 7:30 p.m. at the Poetic Research Bureau.
Shades & Shadows presents Truth to Power: Genre Fiction in Post-Fact America. Featuring panelists Cory Doctorow, Gretchen McNeil, Kate Maruyama, CB Lee, Michael Paul Gonzalez, Samuel Sattin, Jennifer Brody, Christina Cigala, and Bobby Goldstein. Moderated by Xach Fromson. 7 p.m. at The Last Bookstore.
Matt Mauldin, Kerry Tepperman, and Don Kingfisher Campbell read from their works. 8 p.m. at Beyond Baroque. $10/members free.
Sunday 4/22: LATFOB! IT’S LATFOB TIME! COME TO USC AND CELEBRATE BOOK-CHELLA! It starts at 10 a.m.
The Nebraska Girl Open Ready. Hosted by Wyatt Underwood. 2 p.m. at Beyond Baroque.
Red Hen Press Open House, featuring Peggy Shumaker and Maurya Simon, including Allison Joseph, Kim Dower, Ron Koertge, Nicelle Davis, and Sebastian Matthews. 5 p.m. at Red Hen Press.
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