Saturday 10/27: Jos Charles and Simone White join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.
Monday 10/29: Steven Sher and Yehoshua November join the Money Night Poetry series. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.
Tuesday 10/30: Ron Howell presents Boss Black Brooklyn: The Life and Times of Bertram L. Baker along with Jim Harney. Greenlight – Lefferts Gardens, 7:30 p.m., free.
Beth Wilkinson launches Lindsay Magazine issue two. McNally Jackson – Williamsburg, 7 p.m., free.
Wednesday 10/31: Tori Telfer and Allison Huntington-Chase present an evening of ghost stories and spooky trivia. WORD – Jersey City, 7 p.m., $5.
Jacob M. Appel, Laura Catherine Brown, and Brian Leung joins Guerrilla Lit Reading Series. Guerrilla Lit Reading Series, 7:30 p.m., free.
Thursday 11/1: Kristin Chang, Idra Novey, and Jenny Xie join The Rumpus for a special edition of the Rally Reading series. Pete’s Candy Store, 7 p.m., free.
Maxine Gordon presents Sophisticated Giant: The Life and Legacy of Dexter Gordon with Darryl Pickney. Greenlight – Lefferts Gardens, 7:30 p.m., free.
Jamel Brinkley joins the Walt Whitman Writers Series. St. Francis College, 4:30 p.m., free.
L.A. Kauffman, Murad Awadeh, and Leslie Cagan discuss How to Read a Protest: The Art of Organizing and Resistance. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Monica Ferrell, Kate Colby, Tom Thompson, and others read poetry. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free.
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