Notable NYC: 3/3–3/9


Saturday 3/3: Aria Dean and Sparrow join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.

Caroline Cahill, Olivia Mardwig, Jerad W. Alexander, Nate Waggoner, and hosts Amira Pierce and Nate Waggoner join the Funny Sexy Sad reading series. Molasses Books, 8 p.m., free.

Sunday 3/4: Eileen Pollack and Joseph Salvatore join the Sunday Night Fiction series. KGB, 7 p.m., free.

Monday 3/5: Hanif Abdurraqib talks with Doreen St. Félix about They Can’t Kills Us Until They Kill Us. Housing Works, 7 p.m., free.

Nick Twemlow and Timothy Donnelly join the Monday Night Poetry Series. KGB, 7 p.m., free.

Molly McCloskey and Belinda McKeon discuss Straying. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m, free.

Tuesday 3/6: Mary Pilon and Maria Konnikova discuss The Kevin Show: An Olympic Athlete’s Battle with Mental Illness. Greenlight Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.

Jesse Ball and Kathleen Alcott discuss Census. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.

Julia Pierpont launches The Little Book of Feminist Saints, illustrated by Manjitt Thapp, and talks about the project with Julie Buntin. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.

Ashley Woodfolk discusses The Beauty That Remains with Nic Stone. McNally Jackson SoHo, 7 p.m., free.

Terese Mailhot talks with Angela Flournoy about Heart Berries. Community Bookstore, 7 p.m., free.

Sarah McBride presents Tomorrow Will Be Different. The Strand, 7 p.m., $15.

Wednesday 3/7: Kelly Barnhill and Genevieve Valentine discuss The Dreadful Young Ladies and Other Stories. Greenlight Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.

Jennifer Clement launches Gun Love. McNally Jackson SoHo, 7 p.m., free.

Katie Heaney presents the memoir Would You Rather?: A Memoir of Growing Up and Coming Out. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.

Thursday 3/8: Lauren Slater presents Blue Dreams: The Science and the Story of the Drugs That Changed Our Minds. Greenlight Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.

Teo Bugbee, Sarah Jaffe, Gabby Noone, Tiana Reid, Sophie Richards, and Najma Sharif are Bad Women with Bad Advice, for the fifth iteration of the series. The Strand, 7 p.m., $15.

Daniel Magariel talks with Alexandra Kleeman about One of the Boys. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.

Ian Burma talks with Darryl Pinckney about A Tokyo Romance. McNally Jackson SoHo, 7 p.m., free.

Krystal A. Sital presents Secrets We Kept: Three Women of Trinidad and talks with Joshua Jelly-Schapiro. Greenlight Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.

Friday 3/9: Abby Norman presents Ask Me About My Uterus and talks with Danielle Campoamor. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.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 →