Notable NYC: 6/22–6/28

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Sunday 6/23: Robert Musil presents Unions: Two Stories. Unnameable Books, 7 p.m., free.

Monday 6/24: Edwin Frank, Sam Sacks, and Phil Klay discuss Stalingrad by Vasily Grossman, a NYRB classic. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.

Bill Holstein presents The New Art of War: China’s Deep Strategy Inside the United States. BookCulture – Columbus, 7 p.m., free.

Lillian Li talks with Weike Wang about Number One Chinese Restaurant. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 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.

Suketu Mehta presents This Land Is Our Land: An Immigrant’s Manifesto and talks with Julie Schwietert Collazo. Astoria Bookshop, 7 p.m., free.

Lauren Mechling presents How Could She with Naomi Fry. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.

Chavisa Woods presents her memoir 100 Times: A Memoir of Sexism and talks with Amy King. McNally Jackson – Williamsburg, 7 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.

Peter Houlahan presents Norco 80. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free.

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.

Linda Holmes presents Evvie Drake Starts Over with Maris Kreizman. St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church, 7 p.m., $32.50.

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.

Divya Sood presents Find Someone to Love. Shakespeare & Co., 6:30 p.m., free.

Rigoberto Gonzales and Jaime Manrique celebrate Pride In Verse. The Center for Fiction, 7 p.m., $10.

Kate Mosse talks with Madeline Miller about The Burning Chambers. The Strand, 7 p.m., $15.

Bernice L. McFadden, Cathi Hanauer, Lynn Steger Strong, and Sari Botton celebrate What My Mother and I Don’t Talk About with Ditmas Lit. Hinterlands, 8 p.m., free.

Thursday 6/27: Nick Mancusi presents his debut novel A Philosophy of Ruin and talks with Brendan Klinkenberg. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free.

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.

Joni Marie Iraci presents Reinventing Jenna Rose. Shakespeare & Co., 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.

Cadwell Turnbull presents The Lesson with Andrew Liptak. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free.

Lauren Mechling talks with Rumaan Alam about How Could She. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 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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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 IanMacAllen.com. More from this author →