Notable NYC: 12/20–12/26

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Saturday 12/20: Adam Gopnik, Mike Albo, Jami Attenberg, Charles Bock, Alexander Chee, Scott Cheshire, Ashley Ford, Lev Grossman, Rahawa Haile, Jazmine Hughes, Leslie Jamison, Bennett Madison, Ayana Mathis, Eileen Myles, Rosie Schaap, Elissa Schappell, Parul Sehgal, Rob Spillman, Emma Straub, J. Courtney Sullivan, Justin Taylor, Justin Torres, Adelle Waldman, and more will read from A Christmas Carol. Housing Works, 1 p.m., free.

Steven Zultanksi, Kieran Daly, and Monica de la Torre join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.

Sunday 12/21: Sara Lippman, David Gordon, and Elizbaeth Kadetsky join the Lit at Lark series. LARK, 5 p.m., free.

Bernadette Mayer’s Midwinter Day will be read in a marathon reading. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 2 p.m., free.


Ian MacAllen is the Rumpus Deputy Editor and founder of English Kills Review an online literary magazine focused on books, authors, and New York City. His writing has appeared in Little Fiction, Vol 1 Brooklyn, Joyland Magazine, Chicago Review of Books, Fiction Advocate, and elsewhere. He holds a Master’s Degree in English from Rutgers University and lives in Brooklyn. He tweets @IanMacAllen and is online at IanMacAllen.com. More from this author →