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'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 →