Notable NYC: 12/8–12/14


Sunday 12/9: Amanda Torres, Karla Robinson, Thiahera Nurse, Courtney Young, Nick Fuenzalida, and Trace Depass join the Dead Rabbits reading series. DTUT, 8 p.m., free.

Kay Ulanday Barrett and Aracelis Girmay join Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.

Monday 12/10: Abbi Jacobson presents I Might Regret This. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.

Idra Novey, Maria Dahvana Headley, Camille Perri, Wayetu Moore, and Erica Dawson join the Franklin Park Reading Series. Franklin Park, 8 p.m., free.

Mark Doty and Erica Hunt join Monday Night Poetry series. KGB , 7 p.m., free.

Sergio Szombat Satélite, Cynthia Manick, Sadie Dupuis, Itiola Jones, Lauren Holguin, Beth Hightower, Bob Raymonda, and host JC Hopkins join the Poetry 99 series. Spoonbill & Sugartown – Montrose Avenue, 7 p.m., free.

Tuesday 12/11: Kaethe Cherney presents Happy as Larry. The Strand, 7 p.m., $15.

Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, Hannah Lillith Assadi, and Keith Gessen join the LIC reading series. LIC Bar, 8 p.m., free.

Wednesday 12/12: Jane Bernstein and Charlotte Glynn discuss Gina from Siberia. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.

Devereux Fortuna, Robert Smith, Annabel Lang, Marshall Yarbrough, and T.J. Smith celebrate the launch of American Chordata Issue 8. Housing Works, 7 p.m., free.

Jeanann Verlee, Jon Sands, Nicole Homer, and Derrick C. Brown read poetry. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 8 p.m., free.


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Ian MacAllen's fiction has appeared in 45th Parallel Magazine, Little Fiction, Vol 1. Brooklyn, Joyland Magazine, and elsewhere and nonfiction has appeared in Chicago Review of Books, The Negatives, Electric Literature, Fiction Advocate, and elsewhere. He is the Deputy Editor of The Rumpus, holds an MA in English from Rutgers University, tweets @IanMacAllen and is online at More from this author →