Saturday 4/28: Independent Bookstore Day! Events at Greenlight – Fort Greene, Greenlight – Lefferts Gardens, WORD – Brooklyn, WORD – Jersey City, Book Culture, Books Are Magic, and Astoria Bookshop celebrate Independent Bookstore day. Or join Brooklyn Bookstore Crawl for a self-guided tour.
Tuck Darling and Mirene Arsanios join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.
Sunday 4/29: Suzanne Parker, Madeleine Barnes, and Michael T. Young discuss publishing. WORD Jersey City, 1 p.m., free.
Monday 4/30: Quraysh Ali Lansana and Tom Sleigh join the Monday Night Poetry series. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.
Jennifer Baker, Cynthia Manick, Dennis Norris II, and Sarah Perry join the First Person Plural reading series. Silvana, 6 p.m., free.
Tuesday 5/1: Dav Aujla and Sam Utne discuss 50 Ways to Get a Job: An Unconventional Guide to Finding Work on Your Terms, now in paperback. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Sueyeun Juliette Lee and Douglas Piccinnini join the One Bleecker reading series. CODEX, 6:30 p.m., free.
Gregory Pardlo, Tyler Wetherall, Alison Kinney, and Myles Johnson join Hacking Finance and H.I.P. Lit for Working It: The Labor Force in Literature & Beyond. Brooklyn Art Library, 7 p.m., Free with RSVP.
Kirby and Jonathan Garfinkel read poetry. Spoonbill & Sugartown – Montrose Avenue, 7 p.m., free.
Kristín Svava Tómasdóttir, Katrine Øgaard Jensen, and Gerard Coletta read poetry. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free.
Carol Muske-Dukes and Jane Mead join the Poetry Society of America for an evening of readings. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.
Heather Abel and Lisa Ko discuss their novels with moderator Mira Jacob and Algonquin Books. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Geoff Dyer and Michael Almereyda have a conversation. Murmrr, 6:30 p.m., $20.
Thursday 5/3: Kendra Fortmeyer, Chelsey Johnson, and Cheston Knapp join One Story for the One Story Debutante Reading. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Omotara James, Laura Buccieri, and Katie Longofono join the Rally Reading series. Pete’s Candy Store, 7 p.m., free.
Julie Buntin, Vanessa Martir, Piper Weiss, Jessie Chaffee, and DéLana R.A. Dameron join host Michele Filgate for the Red Ink Series. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.
If you have a listing you’d like us to consider, please contact [email protected]. In the subject line of the email, please include the event’s date and in the email, include a link to the event information. Deadline is Tuesday for publication on Saturday. For past events, visit the archives here.