Sunday 4/25: Kelli Stevens Kane, Alexa Doran, Caridad Moro-Gronlier, Janel Pineda, Sarah Dowling, and Donna Vorreyer, with guest host Mariko Gordon, join the Mercy Street Readings. Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, $6 suggested donation.
Monday 4/26: Award-winning humanitarian and former United Nations Senior Advisor on Gender Equality Elizabeth Nyamayaro presents I Am a Girl from Africa, A Capella Books and Atlanta History Center via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Bess Kalb presents Nobody Will Tell You This But Me: A True (As Told to Me) Story, in conversation with Karen Chee. McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Tamiko Beyer, Taylor Johnson, and Franny Choi read in celebration of Alice James Books and National Poetry Month. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. PDT, free.
Sergio Troncoso presents Nepantla Familias: An Anthology of Mexican American Literature on Families in Between Worlds, in conversation with Lisa Page. The Ivy Bookshop via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Jacqueline Keeler presents Standoff: Standing Rock, the Bundy Movement, and the American Story of Sacred Lands, in conversation with Bob Sallinger, Director of Conservation at Portland Audubon Society. Annie Bloom’s Books via Zoom, 7 p.m. PDT, free.
Wednesday 4/28: Lilly Dancyger, Melissa Febos, and Forsyth Harmon join BOMB’s A Room with a View series to discuss their new books. Zoom, 6:30 p.m. EDT, free.
Arda Collins and Monica Youn read from their work. The Poetry Project via Zoom, 8 p.m. EDT, free.
Pat Nabong, Ava Tomasula y Garcia, Anna Clark, and Brittany King read from their work and discuss writing in the Rust Belt, with host Martha Bayne. PEN America and Rust Belt Magazine via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Natalie Baszile celebrates the launch of We Are Each Other’s Harvest: Celebrating African American Farmers, Land, and Legacy, with Marvin Frink, Melony Edwards, Clyde W. Ford, and Michael Twitty. The Center for Fiction via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EDT, free.
David Winner, Jason Schwartzman, and Jon Roemer join The Guerrilla Lit Reading Series. Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EDT, free.
Arisa White, John Murillo, and Reginald Dwayne Betts join the Brooklyn Poets Reading Series. Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Kendra DeColo presents I Am Not Trying to Hide My Hungers from the World, with special guests Kendra DeColo, Eloisa Amezcua, Adrian Matejka, Erika Meitner, and José Olivarez. Books Are Magic via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Kate Aronoff celebrates the launch of her new book, Overheated: How Capitalism Broke the Planet—and How We Fight Back. The Strand via Crowdcast, 7 p.m. EDT, $5.
Friday 4/30: Monica Prince presents a virtual table reading of her choreopoem How to Exterminate the Black Woman, with Dr. Georita Frierson, Natalie Sharp, LaPonda Kersey, Lysz Flo, Krystle May Statler, Shanon Lee, and Dr. Danielle Brown. White Whale Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, $10.
Celeste Chan, MK Chavez, Paul Corman-Roberts, and Tim Xonnelly join the third installment of Wall + Response. The Bindery and The Booksmith via GoPassage, 7 p.m. PDT, free.
Saturday 5/1: Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai presents The Mountains Sing, in conversation with Thi Bui. Oakland Asian Cultural Center via Zoom and YouTube, 5:30 p.m. PDT, free.
Thom Donovan and Katie Fowley join the Segue Reading Series. Zoom, 5 p.m. EDT, free.
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