Notable NYC: 12/13–12/19

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Saturday 12/13: Millions March New York City/Day of Anger in response to the police murders of Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Akai Gurley, and others. Washington Square Park, 2 p.m., free.

Jon Cotner guides a tour through his community for the project Door to Door: Neighborliness, an exploration of spontaneity and community. Carroll Gardens, 11 a.m., $7 -and- Clinton Hill, 2 p.m., $7.

Ada Smailbegović and Ara Shirinyan join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.

Anna Moschovakis, Judith Goldman, and Aaron Kunin join Coupula XIII. Wendy’s Subway, 8 p.m., free.

Sunday 12/14: Mike Jeffrey, Stephen Sherwood, and Darley Jest read at the Intern Cotillion. Mellow Pages, 5 p.m., free.

Emily Toder, Roberto Montes, and Molly Rose Quinn celebrate Natalie Eilbert’s chapbook, And I Shall Again be Virtuous. Mellow Pages, 8 p.m., free/NO BYOB.

Monday 12/15: David Becker launches his debut short story collection The Yolk along with Carlos Iro Burgos. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.

Tuesday 12/16: Saeed Jones, Amy Lawless, Bianca Stone, and Andrés Cerpa join the Free Water series. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.

Wednesday 12/17: Lisa Jarnot and Claudia Rankine read poetry. Poetry Project, 8 p.m., $8.

Thursday 12/18: Veronica Arreola, Marisa Crawford, Kate Durbin, Morgan Parker, and Jennifer L. Pozner discuss the Feminist Selfie project. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free.

Friday 12/19: Steve Zulanski launches Bribery, along with Diana Hamilton and Wendy S. Walters. Pierogi art gallery, 7 p.m., free.

Erika Jo Borwn launches I’m Your Huckleberry with BJ Love, Sheila Maldonado, and Geoffrey Nutter. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free.


Ian MacAllen is the author of Red Sauce: How Italian Food Became American (Rowman & Littlefield, April 2022). His writing has appeared in Chicago Review of Books, Southern Review of Books, The Offing, 45th Parallel Magazine, Little Fiction, Vol 1. Brooklyn, and elsewhere. He tweets @IanMacAllen and is online at IanMacAllen.com. More from this author →