Samuel Woolley discusses and signs his new book The Reality Game: How the Next Wave of Technology Will Break the Truth. 7:30 p.m. at The Last Bookstore.
An evening of readings from We Got This: Solo Mom Stories of Grit, Heart, and Humor. Featuring readings by Lennlee Keep, Kathleen Laccinole, Evie Peck, and Mika Yamamoto. 7:30 p.m. at The Last Bookstore.
Live Talks LA presents An Evening with Daniel Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson, discussing their book, The Power of Showing Up: How Parental Presence Shapes Who Our Kids Become and How Their Brains Get Wired. 8 p.m. at the William Turner Gallery. Tickets start at $20 here.
Dr. Ramani Durvasula discusses and signs “Don’t You Know Who I Am?”: How to Stay Sane in an Era of Narcissism, Entitlement, and Incivility. 7 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.
Nate Sloan and Charlie Harding discuss their new book Switched On Pop: How Popular Music Works, and Why it Matters. 7:30 p.m. at Skylight Books.
Saturday 1/18: Unhealthy Poetry! With Becca Pecaut, Jessamyn Violet, Gina Jelinski, and Augusta Gail. Hosted by Sarah Nivala. 4 p.m. at Book Soup.
Fangoria Magazine signing with Joe Begos, Josh Ethier, Matt Mercer, April Wolfe, Adam Egypt Mortimer, and Brian Collins. 4 p.m. at Dark Delicacies.
When Where You’re from Has a Bad Reputation: Writing about the Inland Empire. Featuring readings by liz gonzález, Juanita E. Mantz, Ruth Nolan, and Tisha Marie Reichle-Aguilera. 4 p.m. at Beyond Baroque. $10/members free.
André Naffis-Sahely and Fred D’Aguiar read from their new anthology The Heart of a Stranger: An Anthology of Exile Literature. 5 p.m. at Skylight Books.
Nik De Dominic and MC Hyland read from their poetry. Doors at 7:30 at the Poetic Research Bureau.
Sunday 1/19: Writers Resist IV: Writers Attack! Featuring inspiring political readings by Doug Brown, Shonda Buchanan, Kate Gale, Brian Ingram, Dana Johnson, Casandra Lane, Suzanne Lummis, Sarah Maclay, Doug Manuel, Marsha de la O, Judith Pacht, Alicia Partnoy, Phil Taggart, Amy Uyematsu, David Ulin, and Gail Wronsky. 1 p.m. at Beyond Baroque.
Blair Imani discusses and signs Making Our Way Home: The Great Migration and the Black American Dream. 4 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore.
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