Notable NYC: 11/19–11/25


Saturday 11/19: We Are All Affected, a Trump Protest. Union Square, 11 a.m.–3 p.m., free.

Maxe Crandall, Allison Parrish, Charlie Bondhus, and Hal Schrieve celebrate the third issue of Vetch. McNally Jackson Books, 7 p.m., free.

Sasha Banks and Alex Cuff join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.

Sunday 11/20: Anti-Trump Presidency Rally and March. Washington Square, Noon to 6 p.m., free.

Jen George, Joanna Ruocco, Marianne Fritz, and Jeremy M Davies celebrate Dorothy, a publishing project. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.

Tyler Flynn Dorholt presents American Flowers from Dock Street Press. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 5 p.m., free.

T Kira Madden, Paul Legault, Kyle Lucia Wu, Melissa Ragsly, and Maria Gagliano Scalora join Alisson Wood with authors Megan Cummins, Olga Breydo, Amy Feltman, Iris Cushing, and Shauna Barbosa for the Pigeon Pages reading series. BookCourt, 4 p.m., free.

Monday 11/21: Peter Orner and Isaac Fitzgerald celebrate Am I Alone Here?, Orner’s new book from Catapult. Housing Works, 7 p.m., free.

Joshua Jelly-Schapiro talks with Garnette Cadogan about Island People: The Caribbean and the World. Greenlight Bookstore, 7:30 p.m., free.

Michael Chabon reads Moonglow. B&N Union Square, 7 p.m., in-store book purchase required.

Henry Israeli, John Godfrey, and Rebecca Wolff join the Monday Night Poetry Series. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.

Tuesday 11/22: Ian MacAllen, Stu Watson, Sarah Wang, and Jen Levitt join the Disagreement Reading series returning after a hiatus. HiFi Bar, 8 p.m., free.

Lynne Tillman presents The Complete Madame Realism. 192 Books, 7 p.m., free.

Wally Lamb reads I’ll Take You There. BookCourt, 7 p.m., free.

Paul Muldoon reads from Selected Poems: 1968-2014. Book Culture 112th, 7 p.m., free.

Thursday 11/24: Macy’s Celebrates Thanksgiving Day for the 90th Year. 6th Avenue, 9 a.m., free.


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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 More from this author →