Saturday 3/30: Daniela Emminger, Dana Grigorcea, Pierre Jarawan and Min Jin Lee, and moderator Liesl Schillinger join the Festival Neue Literatur for a discussion. Powerhouse Arena, 6 p.m., free.
Diamond Stingily, Simone White, and Saidiya Hartman join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5.
Sunday 3/31: Stefanie De Velasco, Laura Freudenthaler, Gianna Molinari, John Wray, and Jenny Zhang join the Festival Neue Literatur for Ghosts in the Machine: Haunted Memories and Reimagined Futures. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 6 p.m., free.
Kiese Laymon, Mitchell S. Jackson, Mira Jacob, Bridgett Davis, and Karissa Chen join the Franklin Park Reading Series. Franklin Park, 8 p.m., free.
Marcella Durand and Anne Tardos join the Poetry Project reading series. Poetry Project, 8 p.m., $8.
Deborah Eisenberg talks with Darin Strauss. NYU Creative Writing House, 7 p.m., free.
Michael Ames and Amdé Mengistu discuss American Cipher: Bowe Bergdahl and the U.S. Tragedy in Afghanistan. McNally Jackson – Williamsburg, 7 p.m., free.
Rigoberto González, Melanie S. Hatter, Diane Mehta, and Marcia Pelletiere read from their latest published by Four Way Books. Book Culture – Columbus Ave, 7 p.m., free.
Friday 4/5: Kate Hope Day, Andrea Bartz, Megan Collins, and Julie Langsdorf discuss debut novels. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.
The Emerging Writers Reading Series features Anaïs Duplan, author of Take This Stallion and Mount Carmel & the Blood of Parnassus, reading alongside students of NYU’s Graduate Creative Writing Program. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free.
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