Notable NYC: 3/9–3/15
Saturday 3/9: Karen Hueler, Andrea Rothman, and Erika Swyler join Trumpet Fiction for “Cosima Smiled: Women Scientists in Fiction.” KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.
Ser Serpas and Park McArthur join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.
Erica Hunt, r erica doyle, and Elisabet Velasquez read poetry. Wendy’s Subway, 7 p.m., free.
Sunday 3/10: Chelsea Fonden, Lee Matthew Goldberg, Britt Canty, Bernard Ferguson, Kate Dwyer, and Hannah Schneider join the Dead Rabbits reading series. DTUT, 8 p.m., free.
Monday 3/11: Sam Lipsyte, Mychal Denzel Smith, Rachel Lyon, Richard Chiem, and Precious Okoyomon join the Franklin Park Reading Series for its tenth Anniversary. Happy birthday, Franklin Park Reading Series! I bet there will be a cake. Franklin Park, 8 p.m., free.
T Kira Madden presents Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls, in conversation with Melissa Febos. Astoria Bookshop, 7 p.m., free.
Kiese Laymon and André Holland discuss Heavy. St. Ann’s Church, 7 p.m., $21.50.
Jane LeCroy, Maria Hadji, Grayson Dantzic, Caritas Young, Vanisha-Arleen Gould, Troels Steenholdt Heiredal, Jonas Kyle, Rogan Kelly and host JC Hopkins join the Poetry 99 reading series. Spoonbill & Sugartown – Montrose Ave, 7 p.m., free.
Boris Fishman talks with Téa Obreht about Savage Feast. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.
Darius James presents Negrophobia: An Urban Parable, recently reissued by NYRB, and talks with Michael A. Gonzales. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.
Helen Oyeyemi presents Gingerbread with MJ Franklin. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
David Thomson talks about Sleeping with Strangers with Lili Anolik. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.
Morgan Parker and Lauren Wilkinson read from their latest works. Center for Fiction, 7 p.m., $10.
Tuesday 3/12: Halle Butler talks with Weike Wang about The New Me. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.
Etaf Rum presents A Woman Is No Man, in discussion with Hala Alyan. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Fred Ritchin and Júlia Pontés present the Visura Salon series. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.
Renee Gladman presents Morelia with Amina Cain, Lucy Corin, and Deb Olin Unferth. McNally Jackson – Williamsburg, 7 p.m., free.
Richard Chiem talks with Chelsea Hodson about King of Joy. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.
Eva Hagberg Fisher, Briallen Hopper, and Sarah McColl join the LIC reading series. LIC Bar, 8 p.m., free.
Wednesday 3/13: Jessica Smith and Tim Duffy read poetry. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free.
Diane Mehta and Edwin Frank discuss Forest with Castanets. McNally Jackson – Williamsburg, 7 p.m., free.
John Lanchester and Ketih Gessen talk about The Wall. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.
Jodie Patterson presents The Bold World. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Hampton Fancher and Mary-Beth Hughes discuss The Wall Will Tell You, and have a question and answer session. WORD – Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m, $5.
Nick Flynn, Sam Ross, Mark Conway, and Maria Howe read work published by Four Way Books. Book Culture – Columbus Ave, 7 p.m., free.
T. A. Stanley hosts the Feral Voices reading series. Unnameable Books, 7 p.m., free.
Cheryl Savageau and Javier Zamora join the Poetry Project series. Poetry Project, 8 p.m., $8.
Thursday 3/14: Morgan Parker reads poetry. NYU Creative Writing House, 7 p.m., free.
Asja Bakić presents Mars and talks with Jennifer Zoble. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.
Mallory O’Meara presents The Lady from the Black Lagoon with Maria Headley. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.
Lisa See presents The Island of Sea Women. Book Culture – Columbus Ave, 7 p.m., free.
Nicole Peyrafitte and Lori Anderson Moseman read poetry. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free.
Friday 3/15: Joyce Johnson, Eden Arielle Gordon, and Marcus Jade join H.I.P. Lit for Beware the Ides of March, in a unique venue despite its midtown address. Coffee House Club – 20 W 44th Street, 6:30 p.m., free.
Lis Taddeo, Joseph Osmundson, and Asali Solomon celebrate McSweeney’s Issue 55. McNally Jackson – Williamsburg, 7 p.m., free.
Molly Tolsky, Henry Stewart, and Prya Jain join the Brooklyn Writers Space reading series. Community Bookstore, 7 p.m., free.
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