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'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 More from this author →