Tuesday 1/21: Readings by Writers presents Sharon Chmielarz, Warren Woessner, Brian Beatty, and Ahmed Ismail Yusuf. University Club of St. Paul, 7:30 p.m., free.
Wednesday 1/22: Candacy Taylor presents Overground Railroad: The Green Book and the Roots of Black Travel in America. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.
Thursday 1/23: Sheila O’Connor presents Evidence of V: A Novel in Fragments, Facts, and Fictions, examining the legacy of incarcerated girls in Minnesota history. East Side Freedom Library, 7 p.m., free.
Friday 1/24: Stephanie Land presents Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay, and a Mother’s Will to Survive. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.
Peter Breen presents their poetry collection Everything Is a Container, with musical performances by Breen and Izzy Buckner. The Warming House, 7:30 p.m., free.
And another thing: The Saint Paul Winter Carnival is back for its 134th year, with ice sculptures, frozen bars, a puzzle contest, and more, running from January 23 through February 2.
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