Monday 10/18: Mary Jane Dunphe and Cindy Tran join the Poetry Project series. YouTube, 8 p.m. EDT, free.
Zeba Blay presents Carefree Black Girls: A Celebration of Black Women in Popular Culture, in conversation with Bassey Ikpi. Loyalty Bookstores via Crowdcast, 8 p.m. EDT, free.
Adrienne Celt and Thomas Kitson discuss Tolstoy Together: 85 Days of War and Peace with Yiyun Li. White Whale Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Marita Golden presents The Strong Black Woman: How a Myth Endangers the Physical and Mental Health of Black Women. The Ivy Bookshop via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Sophie Falco joins the Cobalt Poets reading series. Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EDT, free.
Michelle Bitting, Kristina Erny, Brianna Flavin, Grace MacNair, and Chloe Martinez celebrate the Coniston Prize with Radar Poetry. White Whale Bookstore via Zoom, 7p.m. EDT, free.
Elaine Equi and Vincent Katz join the Poetry Project series. YouTube, 8 p.m. EDT, free.
Kathryn Kolbert and Julie F. Kay present Controlling Women: What We Must Do Now to Save Reproductive Freedom. Community Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EDT, free.
Fran Abrams, Karren L. Alenier, Reuben Jackson, Elizabeth Knapp, Gregory Luce, and Serena Agusto-Cox join the Poets vs the Pandemic. Café Muse via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Thursday 10/21: Drew Magary presents The Night the Lights Went Out: A Memoir of Life After Brain Damage. Greenlight via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EDT, free.
Dr. Crystal M. Fleming presents Rise Up!: How You Can Join the Fight Against White Supremacy, in conversation with Jason Reynolds. Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Bruna Dantas Lobato and Jennifer Shyue discuss sustaining a translation practice. The Center for Fiction via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Kaveh Akbar and Tommy Orange join the Tomales Bay Faculty Reading. Zoom, 5 p.m. EDT, free.
Victoria Chang presents Dear Memory: Letters on Writing, Silence, and Grief, in conversation with Kat Chow. The Strand via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Friday 10/22: Mark Doty and Elizabeth McCracken join the Tomales Bay Faculty Reading. Zoom, 5 p.m. EDT, free.
Alverne Ball presents Blue Religion, in conversation with Tony Bowers. Book Cellar via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free.
Pierre Joris leads a discussion on Paul Celan’s poems as part of Flow Chart Foundation’s Close Reading in a Virtual Space series. Zoom, 3 p.m. EDT, free.
Saturday 10/23: Megan Milks and Sara Jane Stoner join the Segue Series via Zoom, 4:30 p.m. EDT, $5.
Kayleb Rae Candrilli, Liuyu Ivy Chen, Kay Cosgrove, Callie Garnett, and Janelle Tan join the No Tokens reading series. Zoom, 3:30 p.m. EDT, free.
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