Monday 9/28: Melissa Fischer, Marilyn N. Robertson, and Maile Page present The Advocacy, Noir Librarian, and The Infinite Now: Where Freedom, Clarity, and Peace Await You. Vroman’s Bookstore via CrowdCast, 6 p.m. PDT, free.
Rachel Howzell Hall, Alyssa Cole, Tiffany D. Jackson, and Tracy Deonn join the Black Girl Mystery panel. Books Are Magic, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Tuesday 9/29: Jonathan Penton joins the Cobalt Poets reading series. Zoom, 7:30 p.m. PDT, free.
Diane Goettel, Thom Tammaro, Natalie Homer, C. Kubasta, and Daniel Bosch hold a craft talk to celebrate Far Villages: Welcome Essays for New & Beginner Poets with Black Lawrence Press. Zoom, 8 p.m. EDT, free.
Joshua Bennett presents his two newest books, Being Property Once Myself: Blackness and the End of Man and Owed, in conversation with Imani Perry. Harvard Bookstore via CrowdCast, 7 p.m. EDT, $3 suggested.
Willy Smart, Marream Krollos and Kate Wyer celebrate their new books out from Meekling Press. Pilsen Community Books via Zoom, 7 p.m. CDT, free.
Ayad Akhtar, Aasif Mandvi, and Jennifer Egan join the Story/Teller series. The Center for Fiction, 7:30 p.m. EDT, $5.
Yona Harvey (You Don’t Have to Go to Mars for Love), Ricardo Alberto Maldonado (The Life Assignment), Jeffrey Harrison (Between Lakes), Aaron Shurin (The Blue Absolute), Aditi Machado (Some Beheadings and Emporium), and Carlos Lara (Like Bismuth When I Enter) celebrate books from Four Way Books and Nightboat Books. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EDT, free.
Lara Ehrlich presents Animal Wife and Amber Sparks presents And I Do Not Forgive You: Stories and Other Revenges. Skylight Books via CrowdCast, 6:30 p.m. PDT, free.
Jody Chan, Golden, Marlin M. Jenkins, Raven Leilani, Monica Prince, and Erika T. Wurth join The Offing, The Rumpus, and [PANK] for IGNITE, an official Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend event. Books Are Magic via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Lee Gutkind and Vivian Gornick discuss My Last Eight Thousand Days: An American Male in His Seventies. The Strand via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, $15.
Friday 10/2: makalani bandele, T. J. McLemore, M. Randal O’Wain, Cherene Sherrard, and Michael X. Wang celebrate Autumn House Press. White Whale Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
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