Saturday 10/6: Sarah Ruhl and Elizabeth Metzger celebrate poet Max Ritvo. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.
Lit Crawl Brooklyn. Various venues in Brooklyn, 6 p.m., free.
Chia-lun Chang and Zahra Patterson join Segue Series for the season opener. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.
Brandon Kreitler, Simona Blat, Jonas Kyle, Ben Gantcher, No Land, Erika Hodges, and host JC Hopkins join the Poetry 99 series. Spoonbill & Sugartown – Montrose Avenue, 7 p.m., free.
Nathan McClain, DéLana R.A. Dameron, and Samantha Zighelboim join the Monday Night Poetry series. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.
Ben Marcus, Samantha Hunt, Amanda Stern, R. O. Kwan, Bram Presser and Dan Sheehan join the Franklin Park Reading Series. Franklin Park, 8 p.m., free.
Tuesday 10/9: Jimmy Cajoleas, Sarah Weinman, and Cutter Wood join the LIC Reading Series. LIC Bar, 8 p.m., free.
Shelly Oria and Nelly Reifler celebrate the latest issue of BOMB. McNally Jackson – Williamsburg, 7 p.m., free.
Joshua Cohen discusses ATTENTION: Dispatches from the Land of Distraction with James Wood. BookCulture – LIC, 7:30 p.m., free.
Krista Gamper, Kristen Chen, Laura Buccieri, Kendrick Greer, Jessica Gross, and M. Allen Cunningham join the same page reading series. KGB Red Room, 7 p.m., two drink minimum.
Daniel C. Remein, Claire Donato, and Adrian Shirk read poetry. Berls’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free.
Rachel Blau DuPlessis, Serena J Fox, MD, Patricia Spears, and Orchid Tierney join Belladonna for Roll Call Reading series. Spoonbill & Sugartown – Montrose Avenue, 7 p.m., free.
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