Notable Online: 7/12–7/18
Sunday 7/12: Cornel West, Elizabeth Hinton, Robin D.G. Kelley, and Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor have a panel discussion and fundraiser for Black Lives. Harvard Book Store via CrowdCast, 7 p.m. EDT, $3.
Leigh Stein and Jessie Gaskell discuss
. Self Care Skylight Books via CrowdCast, 3 p.m. PDT, free.
Monday 7/13: Blake Butler, Tracy O’Neill, Maisy Card, and Ashleigh Bryant Phillips join the Franklin Park Reading Series for night of new fiction. Zoom, 8 p.m. EDT, free with RSVP.
Carter Sickels presents
. The Prettiest Star Harvard Book Store via CrowCast, 7 p.m. EDT, $3.
Heather Lende talks with Sedge Thomson about
. Of Bears and Ballots Facebook, 6 p.m. PDT, free.
Arlene Heyman presents
and talks with Sandra Newman. Artifact Powerhouse Arena via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Aminatou Sow and Ann Friedman join Samin Nosrat for a conversation about
. Big Friendship: How We Keep Each Other Close Books Are Magic via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Eva Rosen presents
with Lawrence Lanahan. The Voucher Promise: Section 8 and the Fate of an American Neighborhood The Ivy Bookshop via Zoom, 6:30 p.m. EDT, free.
Tuesday 7/14: Kelli Jo Ford, Porochista Khakpour, and Raven Leilani join The Antibody Reading series with host Brian Gresko. Zoom and YouTube, 8 p.m. EDT, free.
Saumya Dave presents
and talks with Patricia Park. Well-Behaved Indian Women Books Are Magic, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
John Murillo and Amaud Jamaul Johnson joins the Further Notice reading series.
Zoom, 7 p.m. MDT, free.
Anna Solomon, Gae Polisner, and Joanna Hershon discuss literary success in quarantine, presented by Pen Parentis.
Livestream, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Jessica Pearce Rotondi and Lauren Francis-Sharma join
ZYZZYVA magazine to discuss their books. Facebook, 11 am PDT, free.
Kirkland Hamill presents
with Rae DelBianco. Filthy Beasts Powerhouse Arena via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Melissa Valentine talks with Tongo Eisen-Martin about
. The Names of All the Flowers Zoom, 7 p.m. PDT, free.
Sarah Stewart Johnson presents
. The Sirens of Mars: Searching for Life on Another World Harvard Book Store via CrowdCast, 7 p.m. EDT, $3.
Marinta Reisz Newberry joins the Cobalt Poets reading series.
Zoom, 7:30 p.m. PDT, free.
Tom Zoellner presents
and talks with Caleb McDaniel. Island on Fire: The Revolt That Ended Slavery in the British Empire Vroman’s via CrowdCast, 6 p.m. PDT, free with RSVP.
Carlos Fonseca and Mauro Javier Cárdenas celebrate
. Natural History Skylight Books via CrowdCast, 6:30 p.m. PDT, free.
Amanda Brainerd presents
with Nick Paumgarten. Age of Consent McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Sheila Kohler presents
with Sheridan Hay. Open Secrets The Center for Fiction via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EDT, $10 suggested.
Asako Serizawa talks with Molly Antopol about
. Inheritors Brookline Booksmith via CrowdCast, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Wednesday 7/15: Heather Lende presents . Of Bears and Ballots Acappella Books via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Rishi Reddi presents
. Passage West Facebook, 5:30 p.m. PDT, free.
Lynn Steger Strong presents
with Leslie Jamison. Want McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Masha Gessen presents
. Surviving Autocracy Harvard Book Store via CrowdCast, 7 p.m. EDT, $5.
Michael Chabon, Ayelet Waldman, Morgan Parker, and Ahilan T. Arulanantham discuss
. Fight of the Century: Writers Reflect on 100 Years of Landmark ACLU Cases Vroman’s via CrowdCast, 6 p.m. PDT, free.
Kelli Jo Ford presents
with Emily Nemens, co-hosted with the Crooked Hallelujah Paris Review. Greenlight via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EDT, free.
Chuck Klosterman presents
. Raised in Captivity: Fictional Nonfiction Books Are Magic, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
David Adjmi and Suzanne Scanlon discuss
. Lot Six Pilsen Community Bookstore via YouTube, 7 p.m. CDT, free with RSVP.
Debra Jo Immergut presents
with Kahane Cooperman. You Again CrowdCast, 8 p.m. EDT, free.
Thursday 7/16: Jenny Forrester joins the Readings by Writers series. Zoom, 5 p.m. PDT, free.
July Westhale and Katie Tandy read poems.
Facebook, 7 p.m. PDT, free.
Sameer Pandya talks with Marcy Dermansky about
. Members Only The Strand via Facebook, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Diane Cardwell and Joe Tirella discuss
. Rockaway Astoria Bookshop via YouTube and Facebook, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Daphne Merkin presents
. 22 Minutes of Unconditional Love McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Book Club Bar and Akashic Books present Arthur Nersesian and Bob Odenkirk discussing
. The Five Books of (Robert) Moses CrowdCast, 7 p.m. EDT, free
Brad Fox (
) and Ishmael Beah ( To Remain Nameless ) discuss their books in the first Bookshop.org reading event. Little Family CrowdCast, 6:30 p.m. EDT, free.
Halle Butler presents
with Kiley Reid. Jillian Books Are Magic, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Joe Meno presents
with John Washington, author of Between Everything and Nothing . The Dispossessed Skylight Books via CrowdCast, 6:30 p.m. PDT, free.
Jean Kyoung Frazier, Sanaë Lemoine, and Megha Majumdar celebrate their debut books.
Powerhouse Arena via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Friday 7/17: Jameson Fitzpatrick and Wayne Koestenbaum join moderator Donnie Mangino to discuss and Pricks in the Tapestry . Figure It Out White Whale Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free with RSVP.
Wes Moore presents
. Five Days: The Fiery Reckoning of an American City Facebook, 7 p.m. CDT, free.
Kevin Latimer hosts a virtual craft happy hour.
Zoom, 5 p.m. EDT, free.
Deborah Lott talks with Barbara Abercrombie about
. Don’t Go Crazy Without Me Vroman’s via CrowdCast, 6 p.m. PDT, free.
Zaina Arafat presents
. You Exist Too Much Harvard Book Store via CrowdCast, 7 p.m. EDT, $3.
Saturday 7/18: Nikki Allen, Jason Baldinger, Victor Clevenger, John Dorsey, and Karen Lillis read poetry. White Whale Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free with RSVP.
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