Notable Twin Cities: 2/23–2/29


Sunday 2/23: Wild Read Book Club will discuss She Would Be King by Wayétu Moore. Moon Palace Books, 2 p.m., free.

Monday 2/24: Hennepin County Library’s Talk of the Stacks series features Erika Lee, author of America for Americans: A History of Xenophobia in the United States, in conversation with journalist Tom Weber. Minneapolis Central Library, 7 p.m., free.

Tuesday 2/25: P. Carl presents his new memoir, Becoming a Man: The Story of a Transition, in conversation with Bruce Campbell. Moon Palace Books, 7 p.m., free.

Story SlamMN’s February slam theme is secrets and lies. Strike Theater, 8 p.m., $10.

Wednesday 2/26: Saint Paul Public Library’s Fireside Reading Series presents poet Ed Bok Lee, author of Mitochondrial Night. Hamline Midway Library, 7 p.m., free.

Thursday 2/27: Literary agent Kristyn Keene Benton shares advice for writers seeking agent representation. ModernWell, 10:30 a.m., $25.

Serena Zabin presents The Boston Massacre: A Family History. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.

Friday 2/28: Sam Pink presents Early Stuff with a reading from Pink and Big Bruiser Dope Boy, as well as a conversation with artist Samuel Robertson. Moon Palace Books, 7 p.m., free.


And another thing: The lineup of this summer’s Wordplay festival has been announced! See which of your favorite authors will be making an appearance.


Please email any event listings you’d like to see to [email protected].


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Ellen Fee is a writer, teaching artist, and youthworker focused on creative writing and arts education. Ellen graduated from the University of Minnesota and lives in St. Paul. Her work has appeared in Corbel Stone Press, Apeiron Review, and The Caterpillar, among others. You can follow her @ellenkfee on Twitter and Instagram. More from this author →