Bill Holstein presents The New Art of War: China’s Deep Strategy Inside the United States. BookCulture – Columbus, 7 p.m., free.
Tuesday 6/25: Andrew Blum presents The Weather Machine: A Journey Inside the Forecast and talks with Joe Brown. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.
Ann Goldstein (Arturo’s Island) and Mary Norris (Greek to Me) discuss how learning a new language enriches one’s life and how translating from Italian (Goldstein) and Greek (Norris) has made life sweeter for each of them. The Center for Fiction, 7 p.m., $10.
Adam Waytz talks with Emily Witt about The Power of Human: How Our Shared Humanity Can Help Us Create a Better World. Shakespeare & Co., 6:30 p.m., free.
Wednesday 6/26: Rebecca Godfrey presents Under the Bridge and Darcey Steinke presents Flash Count Diary: Menopause and the Vindication of Natural Life and they talk with Jen George. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.
Rigoberto Gonzales and Jaime Manrique celebrate Pride In Verse. The Center for Fiction, 7 p.m., $10.
Darcey Steinke presents Flash Count Diary: Menopause and the Vindication of Natural Life. Astoria Bookshop, 7 p.m., free.
Hannah Bae, Syma Mohammed, Astha Rajvanshi, Maryam Mir, Mohammad Saleh, and Nora Salem discuss Home is…? for an Open City Fellows reading. Asian American Writers’ Workshop, 6:30 p.m., free.
Tanisha C. Ford presents Dressed in Dreams: A Black Girl’s Love Letter to the Power of Fashion, with Brittney Cooper. Greenlight – Lefferts Gardens, 7:30 p.m., free.
James Polchin presents Indecent Advances: A Hidden History of True Crime and Prejudice Before Stonewall. WORD – Brooklyn, 7 p.m., $5.
Lore Segal presents The Journal I Did Not Keep: New and Selected Writing. BookCulture – Columbus, 7 p.m., free.
Jean Kyoung Frazier, Andrea Lawlor, Paul Lisicky, and Jordy Rosenberg celebrate classic and new queer fiction. The Center for Fiction, 7 p.m., $10.
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