Sunday 3/7: Terry Bohnhorst Blackhawk, Jennine Capó Crucet, Koritha Mitchell, Keya Mitra, and Rhonda Welsh join the First Person Plural reading series, with host Stacy Parker Le Melle. Zoom, 6 p.m. EST, free.
Sandra Beasley, Mark Wunderlich, Chloe Martinez, Jory Mickelson, Jennifer K. Sweeney, and Éireann Lorsung join the Mercy Street Readings. Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.
Hala Alyan, Te-Ping Chen, Joshua Mohr, and Thomas Grattan join the Franklin Park Reading series. Zoom, 8 pm. EST, free.
Tuesday 3/9: Melissa Broder, Tracy Clark-Flory, Melissa Febos, Roxane Gay, Yin Q., with host Elissa Bassist, present a night of bad sex celebrating several books featuring bad (and occasionally pretty good) sex. McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.
Bryan VanDyke, Dylan Landis, and Angela Himsel join the Pen Parentis reading series. Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free/$10 suggested donation.
Chanda Prescod-Weinstein presents The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred. Harvard Bookstore via Crowdcast, 6 p.m. EST, free/$3 suggested donation.
Amber Moss joins the Cobalt Poets reading series. Zoom, 7:30 p.m. PST, free.
Terrance Hayes joins CityLit Festival to speak about his work. The Ivy Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.
Wednesday 3/10: N. K. Jemisin discusses Building Futures with the Octavia Project. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 8 p.m. EST, free.
Kazuo Ishiguro talks with Lisa Joy. Skylight Books via Crowdcast, Noon PST, $33.75
Joseph Ross and Michael Torres discuss poetry. The Ivy Bookshop via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.
Thursday 3/11: Melissa Febos and Patricia Lockwood read and discuss their work. NYU Via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.
Tyrese L. Coleman, J.R. Ramakrishnan, and Arriel Vinson discuss the secrets of successful author interviews. Electric Literature via Crowdcast, 6:30 p.m. EST, $10
Amy Gentry, Micah Nemerever, Elisabeth Thomas, and host Sarah Weinman present a night of the dark academia—campus thrillers. McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.
Jackie Wang presents The Sunflower Cast a Spell to Save Us from the Void. Skylight Books via Crowdcast, 6 p.m. PST, free.
Dr. Chanda Prescod-Weinstein talks with Camonghne Felix about The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred. Loyalty Bookstores via Crowdcast, 8 p.m. EST, free.
Tyehimba Jess, Cheswayo Mphanza, Domenica Ruta, Sonia Sanchez, and Yeoh Jo-Ann join the Boston Review for the discussion Writing Our Ancestors. Harvard Bookstore via Crowdcast, 7 p.m. EST, free/$3 suggested.
Tamara Winfrey-Harris presents Dear Black Girl: Letters from Your Sisters on Stepping into Your Power with Deesha Philyaw. White Whale Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.
Katherine Angel, Jo Ann Beard, Dantiel W. Moniz, Jeannine Oullette, and host Michele Filgate join the Red Ink reading series. Books Are Magic via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.
Friday 3/12: Sujeet Indap, Max Frume, Jordan Shapiro, Michael Weldon, Melissa Febos, Jess Bruder, and more join the Grey Horse Book Festival. Clubhouse, all day from 12 p.m. EST, free.
Chekwube Danladi, Khaty Xiong, and S. Brook Corfman read poetry. White Whale Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.
Safia Jama hosts mindfulness for poets at the Resort LIC. The Resort LIC via Zoom, 12 p.m. EST, $20.
Saturday 3/13: Maya Rodale, Dr. Martha Jones, Susan McPherson, and many more join the second day of the Grey Horse Book Festival. Clubhouse, all day from 12 p.m. EST, free.
Amber Dawn and Kai Cheng Tom join the Segue Series. Zoom, 5 p.m. EST, $5 suggested donation.
C. W. Emerson, Michael MJ Jones, Jahan Khajavi, Claudia Rodriguez, J.G. Simiński, Kevin Simmonds, and Christopher Soto present Home Is Where You Queer Your Heart. Skylight Books via Crowdcast, 5 p.m. PST, free.
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