Saturday 2/21: Joanna Fuhrman reads from her new poetry collection, The Year of the Yellow Butterflies, with Caroline Hagood. BookCourt, 4 p.m., free.
Purdey Lord Kreiden and Jackie Wang join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.
Chia-Lun Chuang, Ra Ruiz, Nina Puro, Alexis Pope, Saretta Morgan, and Carly Moore read poetry. Dynaco, 3:30 p.m., free.
Monday 2/23: John Boyne discusses his new novel, A History of Loneliness, with Colm Toibin. McNally Jackson, 7 p.m., free.
Robert Christgau launches his memoir Going Into the City with Jody Rosen. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.
Jenn Northington, N.K. Jemisin, Emily Asher-Perrin, Alena Graedon, and Diano Pho discuss geek culture and feminism in a discussion moderated by Amanda Hess. Housing Works, 7 p.m., free.
Misty Copeland reads her memoir Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina. Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration, 7 p.m., $18.50.
National Book Award Winner Phil Klay celebrates the paperback release of his award winning collection of stories, Redeployment, along with Maxwell Neely-Cohen, author of Echo of the Boom. WORD Brooklyn, 7 p.m., free.
Andrea Chapin and James Shapiro discuss The Tutor. Center for Fiction, 7 p.m., free.
Steve Zultanski and Tan Lin read poetry. Zultanski’s Bribery features a confession of a very bad person. Capricious 88, 7 p.m., free.
Kayla Williams (as read by Marguerite Fields), Jen Percy, Brian Van Reet (as read by veteran and actor Caleb Wells), and Teresa Fazio celebrate A Night With Words After War, presented by Vol 1. Brooklyn. Housing Works, 7 p.m., free.
Claes Oldenburg reads Strange Eggs: Poems and Cutouts 1956-58. 192 Books, 6 p.m., free.
Jynne Martin reads from poetry collection We Mammals In Hospitable Times. BookCourt, 7 p.m., free.
Reif Larsen presents newest novel I Am Radar. Greenlight Bookstore, 7:30 p.m., free.
Saeed Jones and Shelly Oria join Pete’s Reading Series. Pete’s Candy Store, 7:30 p.m., free.
Friday 2/27: Tim O’Mara reads Dead Red, a mystery set in north Brooklyn. WORD Brooklyn, 7 p.m., free.
Charles Baxter and Martha Southgate discuss There’s Something I Want You to Do, Baxter’s latest collection of stories. BookCourt, 7 p.m., free.
Lee Goldberg, Natalie Shure, and Kristen Major join the Paragraph Reading Series. KGB, 7 p.m., free.
Aziza Barnes, Anna Gurton-Wachter, Zakia Henderson-Brown, Krystal Languell, Tommy Pico, Maya Popa, Ben Rosenberg, Robert Siek, and Ocean Vuong celebrate Poets Who Love Poets #2. Over the Eight, 7 p.m., free.
Stephen Boyer, Deanna Havas, and David Greer join the Multifarious Array. Pete’s Candy Store, 7 p.m., free.