Sunday 9/17: Brooklyn Book Festival. Come visit the The Rumpus at booth #611! Brooklyn Borough Hall, 10 a.m., free.
Karen Heuler, Nancy Hightower, and Matthew Lansburgh read from their latest work. KGB, 7 p.m., free.
Monday 9/18: Larry Smith celebrates Six Words Fresh off the Boat: Stories of Immigration, Identity, and Coming to America. Greenlight Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Ann Powers presents Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music. WORD Brooklyn, 7 p.m., free.
Andrea Kleine, Katie Longofono, and Joel Allegretti join the Guerrilla Lit reading series. Dixon Place, 7:30 p.m., free.
Tuesday 9/19: Contributors Kirstin Valdez Quade, Ru Freeman, Lawrence Joseph, and Jess Rulifson celebrate John Freeman‘s Tales of Two Americas: Stories of Inequality in a Divided Nation. Greenlight Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Matthew Hittinger, Melissa Ragsly, Madhuri Pavamani, and Ashley P. Taylor join the Ditmas Lit reading series. Hunterlands, 8 p.m., free.
Thursday 9/21: Chantel Acevedo, Santiago Gamboa, and host Michael Reynolds join Europa Editions for a discussion of their books. Greenlight Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Hillary Adler, Jenny Williamson, Boo Trundle, Mac Barrett, Rachel Evans, Jack Trinco, Harmon Leon, and Noam Osband join Lyrics, Lit, and Liquor reading series. HiFi Bar, 7:30 p.m., free.
Friday 9/22: Chantel Acevedo and Santiago Gamboa read from their books from Europa Editions. The Astoria Bookshop, 7 p.m., free.
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