The Favorite Poem Project features members of the Los Angeles community reading their favorite poems. Hosted by Robert Pinksy. 7 p.m. at Kerckhoff Hall, Charles E. Young Grand Salon at UCLA.
One City One Pride & WeHo Reads: Lambda Literary Awards Finalists Reading. 7 p.m. at the West Hollywood City Council Chambers.
Un::fade::able seeks to keep the name and legacy of Sandra Bland alive through poetry. Curated by F. Douglas Brown. 7:30 p.m. at Art Share LA.
LGBTQ Pride Month Reading, featuring Martha K. Davis, Josh Gershick, and Brandi Spaethe. Moderated by Tobi Harper. 7 p.m. at Flintridge Books.
“Emotionally (Un)Available” a showcase of women in music and poetry. 7 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe.
Stella Corso, Zack Haber, and Giulia Bencivenga read from their poetry. 7:30 p.m. at the Poetic Research Bureau.
Matt Sedillo, Genevieve Kaplan, and Sean Bernard read from their works, followed by an open mic. 7 p.m. at dA Center for the Arts.
Stacey Tran, Amanda Choo Quan, and Jian Huang read from their poetry. 7:30 p.m. at the Poetic Research Bureau.
Contributing writers Victoria Dailey, Robert Landau, Victor Valle, Justin Andrew Marks, Cecil Castelucci, Hector Tobar, and editor Susan La Tempa discuss the casual new anthology, Paperback L.A.. 7:30 p.m. at The Last Bookstore.
Rex Weiner in conversation with Tom Lawson and Harry Gamboa, two authors included in the Some Place Chronicles. 8 p.m. at Beyond Baroque. $10/members free.
Sunday 5/27: Fourth Sundays poetry reading. Featuring Lauren Henley and James Mauch. 2 p.m. at the Claremont Public Library.
Dr. Lori Baudino presents and signs Super Flyers: A Parent Guidebook for Airplane Travel with Children. Edward J. Lopez presents and signs Flight of a Hell Hawk. And Dr. Zenobia Bereal presents and signs 7 Reasons Why You Should Go to Church. All part of Local Author Day. 4 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.
BUSted! Featuring stories by non-motorists including Brandon Burkhart, Robert Calix (Senior Manager, Transportation Planning – L.A. Metro), Sam Cutter, Katya Duft, Christopher Korbel, Alex Pages, and See Susanita Sì. 6 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe.
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