Notable NYC: 6/24–6/30


Saturday 6/24: Juan Martinez, Jimin Han, and Paul Cohen celebrate debut fiction. Spoonbill & Sugartown, 7 p.m., free.

Sunday 6/25: Rob Hill, Omotara James, Meghan E.B. Lin, and Phil Demise Smith celebrate the launch of the latest issue of Newtown Literary. Socrates Sculpture Park, 4 p.m., free.

Monday 6/26: Olivia Kate Cerrone, Charlotte Shane, Zeeva Bukai, and Chris Wolfe join the H.I.P. Lit Summer Series. Nowadays, 7 p.m., free.

Sarah MacLean, Zoralda Córdova, and Tessa Bailey celebrate the launch of the third book in the romance series Scandal & Scoundrel. McNally Jackson Books, 7 p.m., free.

Janet Mock talks with Rebecca Carroll about her memoir Surpassing Certainty. The Greene Space, 7 p.m., free.

Tuesday 6/27: Mandy Len Catron presents How to Fall in Love with Anyone. Greenlight Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.

Jane Green talks with Jean Hanff Korelitz about The Sunshine Sisters. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.

Todd Anderson, Leah Clancy, Shawn Escariga, Anne Gorrick, and Ryann Slauson join the Cool as F*** series. Pete’s Candy Store, 6:30 p.m., free.

Victoria Redel talks with Dani Shapiro about Before Everything. B&N 82nd Street, 7 p.m., free.

Bonnie Pipkin and Coe Booth discuss Aftercare Instructions. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.

Kate Brandes, Leah DeCesare, Renee Macalino Rutledge, Julie Pennell, and Sandi Ward celebrate debut novels. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.

Wednesday 6/28: Yuri Herrera and Isaac Fitzgerald talk about Kingdom Cons. Greenlight Lefferts Gardens, 7:30 p.m., free.

Nick White, author of How to Survive a Summer, joins Garrard Conley, author of Boy Erased for a conversation. BookCulture, 7 p.m., free.

Christopher Bollen presents The Destroyers. McNally Jackson Books, 7 p.m., free.

Sarah Healy talks about The Sisters Chase with Jennifer Enderlin. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.

Thursday 6/29: Diksha Basu presents comedic novel The Windfall. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.

Anne Helen Peterson talks about Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.

Jeff Vandermeer reads from Borne. The Strand, 7 p.m., $15.


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Ian MacAllen's fiction has appeared in 45th Parallel Magazine, Little Fiction, Vol 1. Brooklyn, Joyland Magazine, and elsewhere and nonfiction has appeared in Chicago Review of Books, The Negatives, Electric Literature, Fiction Advocate, and elsewhere. He is the Deputy Editor of The Rumpus, holds an MA in English from Rutgers University, tweets @IanMacAllen and is online at More from this author →