Elna Baker, Wo Chan, Madeline Stevens, and Miss V join The Lantern series. HiFi Bar, 7:30 p.m., free.
Thursday 8/10: Paul Kingsnorth presents Confessions of a Recovering Environmentalist and Other Essays and talks with Amitav Ghosh. Greenlight Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Lucy Ives talks with Jen George about Impossible Views of the World. Spoonbill & Sugartown East Williamsburg, 7 p.m., free.
Alice Sola Kim, Paul Legault, Hilary Leichter, and Maud Streep join the Franklin Electric Reading Series. 650 Franklin Ave, 7:30 p.m., free.
Isaac Myers III, Alison Rodriquez, Jason Koo, Sean Damlos-Mitchell, Andrew Jimenez, and Ben Janse celebrate the launch of Curlew Quarterly‘s latest issue. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free.
Friday 8/11: Molly Rose Quinn is leaving Housing Works. Housing Works, 6 p.m., free.
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