Friday 7/20: All Kinds of Fur, A Fairytale Reading Series & Salon, welcomes Béalleka, Jaya Blackburn, MK Chavez, Julia Lazer, and Roseminda Nabehet for this month’s event. Indivisible Gallery, 7 p.m., free.
Saturday 7/21: Stem of Us, a reading by Carter McKenzie and Willa Schneberg, takes over Mother Foucault’s Bookshop. Mother Foucault’s Bookshop, 6:30 p.m., free.
Porochista Khakpour reads from her new memoir, Sick, and is joined for a panel discussion about illness and addiction by Janice Lee, Cari Luna, Karen Russell, and Leni Zumas. Powell’s City of Books, 7:30 p.m., free.
Wednesday 7/25: The Unchaste Readers Series returns to the Jade Lounge for a night of writers reading their minds. Jade Lounge, 7 p.m., free.
VICE reporter and YACHT lead singer Claire L. Evans reads from her new book, Broad Band: The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet. Powell’s City of Books, 7:30 p.m., free.
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