Monday 8/19: Paul Tremblay discusses and signs his short story collection, Growing Things. In conversation with Brian Evenson, who will also be signing his short story collection, Song for the Unraveling of the World. 7 p.m. at Dark Delicacies.
Tuesday 8/20: Sasha Chapin discusses and signs All the Wrong Moves: A Memoir about Chess, Love, and Ruining Everything. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Bud Smith, Kathryn Scanlan, Allie Rowbottom, Ben Loory, and Jon Lindsey read from their works. 7 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe.
Wednesday 8/21: Tim Heidecker and Gregg Turkington talk movies and sign Brandan Kearney’s Official on Cinema at the Cinema Reader: Volume One: 2010-2018. 7 p.m. at Book Soup.
Not a Cult presents EPIC Poetry, featuring Sheila Sadr and Beau Sia. 7:30 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe.
Dorinne Kondo and friends share excerpts from her new book Worldmaking: Race, Performance, and the Work of Creativity, as well as from her play Seamless. 7:30 p.m. at The Last Bookstore.
Saturday 8/24: Senator Jeff Merkley presents and signs America Is Better Than This: Trump’s War Against Migrant Families. 12:30 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.
Adam Chandler discusses and signs Drive-Thru Dreams: A Journey Through the Heart of America’s Fast-Food Kingdom. 4 p.m. at Book Soup.
Sunday 8/25: Fourth Sundays presents Allison Joseph and Lloyd Aquino. 2 p.m. at the Claremont Public Library.
Mexican Schools: A Reading of Resistance. Featuring poets/educators: Matt Sedillo, Irene Sanchez, Angelina Sáenz, and Fernando Salinas, with narration by Sean Arce. 2 p.m. at Avenue 50 Studio.
BUSted Storytelling. Tales of getting around Los Angeles without a car. Featuring Chase Daseler, Rudy Salo, and more. Hosted by Scott Schultz. 6 p.m. at Stories Books and Cafe.
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