Sunday 2/9: Donna Isaac hosts a Literary Lights reading featuring local writers Hawona Sullivan-Janzen, Brenda Brown Bell, James Bernard Short, A. Rafael Johnson, Mary Moore Easter, and Clarence White. Next Chapter Booksellers, 2 p.m., free.
Monday 2/10: Poet Sean Hill opens the Literary Witnesses’s 2020 season with Erin Lynn Marsh, Preeti Kaur Rajpal, Naomi Cohn, and Julian Randall. Plymouth Congregational Church, 7 p.m., free.
Thursday 2/13: Marlin M. Jenkins celebrates the release of his debut chapbook, Capable Monsters, with readings from poets Thea Rowe, Annie Liu, and torrin a. greathouse, and a conversation with poet Danez Smith. Milkweed Books, 7 p.m., free.
Cracked Walnut presents an evening of breakup poems, featuring local poets Joseph Michael Davis, Jessica Winnie, Eric Tu, Brett Elizabeth Jenkins, Tony Plocido, and Jessi Marie. Honey, 7 p.m., free (donations accepted).
And another thing: Rain Taxi review of books publishes essays, interviews, and reviews by writers in all stages of their careers. Submit for the March print issue here.
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