Notable NYC: 6/29–7/5


Sunday 6/30: Sona Charaipotra presents Symptoms of a Heartbreak with Jennifer E. Smith. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 3 p.m., free.

Rebecca Godfrey presents Under the Bridge with Mary Gaitskill. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 6 p.m., free.

Monday 7/1: Kristen Arnett presents Mostly Dead Things and talks with T Kira Madden. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.

Tuesday 7/2: Andrei Codrescu and Sean Cole discuss Japanese Tales of Lafcadio Hearn. McNally Jackson – Williamsburg, 7 p.m., free.

David Gordon and Ed Park discuss The Hard Stuff. The Center for Fiction, 7 p.m., $10.

Cristina Alger presents Girls Like Us in conversation with Greer Hendricks. B&N 86th & Lexington, 7 p.m., free.

Robert McCaw presents Off the Grid. Shakespeare & Co., 6:30 p.m., free.

Tanisha C. Ford and Mimi Plange discuss Dressed in Dreams: A Black Girl’s Love Letter to the Power of Fashion. McNally Jackon – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.

Words Without Borders presents The Queer Issue X. Unnameable Books, 6:30 p.m., $5 suggested.


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Ian MacAllen is the author of Red Sauce: How Italian Food Became American (Rowman & Littlefield, April 2022). His writing has appeared in Chicago Review of Books, Southern Review of Books, The Offing, 45th Parallel Magazine, Little Fiction, Vol 1. Brooklyn, and elsewhere. He tweets @IanMacAllen and is online at More from this author →