Notable Online: 11/28–12/4

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Monday 11/29: Diane Exavier presents The Math of Saint Felix with Shayla Lawz, Carlos Sirah, and host by Angel Nafis. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EST, free.

Tuesday 11/30: Holly Melgard presents Fetal Position with Brandon Brown, Kate Durbin, and Jackie Ess. Zoom, 8 p.m. EST, free.

Anita Kunz presents Original Sisters, in conversation with Chip Kidd. McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Antonio López presents Gentefication, in conversation with Cathy Park Hong. The Writer’s Center via Zoom, 8 p.m. EST, free.

Dera White and Joe Bennett discuss I Will Not Die Alone. Vroman’s Bookstore via Crowdcast, 6 p.m. PST, free.

Lydia Davis presents Essays: Two, in conversation with Parul Sehgal and Jonathan Galassi. Community Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, $35.

Translator Mariam Rahmani presents In Case of Emergency, in conversation with Kaveh Akbar. Brookline Booksmith via Zoom, 8 p.m. EST, free.

Wednesday 12/1: Chanda Prescod-Weinstein and Robert Jones, Jr. present new work from Bold Type Books. Greenlight via Crowdcast, 6:30 p.m. EST, free.

Donald Cohen and Joe McCartin discuss The Privatization of Everything: How the Plunder of Public Goods Transformed America and How We Can Fight Back. Greenlight via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EST, free.

Ayşegül Savaş presents White on White, in conversation with Katie Kitamura. McNally Jackson via Zoom, 5 p.m. EST, free.

Thursday 12/2: Laurie Buck, Brenda Edwards, Bernie Jones, Nadia Ketoure, John Munnelly, Zhenia Nagorny, Susan Palm, Nancy Treuber, and Shelley Worrell celebrate Voices of Lefferts. Greenlight via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EST, free.

Emily Brisse, Daniel Garcia, Nels P. Highberg, Casandra López, Marsha McGregor, Randon Billings Noble, Jericho Parms, Sarah Perry, Amy Roost, and Diane Seuss join the Readings on the Pike series. Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Michael Hofman, Merve Emre, and Gwendoline Riley discuss Mrs. Palfrey At the Claremont by Elizabeth Taylor. Community Bookstore via Zoom, 6 p.m. EST, free.

Maxine Scates and Kasey Jueds present My Wilderness and The Thicket. White Whale Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Friday 12/3: Willie Perdomo, Tina Chang, Kai Coggin, Aurielle Marie, and Ananda Lima join the Soul Sister Revue. Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Saturday 12/4: Lila Zmeborain and Justin Allen join the Segue Series. Zoom, 4:30 p.m. EST, $5.

E. J. Koh, Mui Poopoksakul, and Ruth Ward celebrate the latest issue of AGNI. Brookline Booksmith via Zoom, 12 p.m., free.

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Are you planning on to return to in-person events? If so, when? Email Ian MacAllen at [email protected] and let us know! If you have an in-person listing you’d like us to consider, in the subject line of the email, please include the event’s city and date, and in the body of the email, include a link to the event information. Deadline is Tuesday for publication on Sunday.

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If you have a listing you’d like us to consider, please contact [email protected]. In the subject line of the email, please include the event’s date. Please include the virtual platform, time zone, and a link to the event information in the body of your email.

For past events, visit the Notable Online archives here.


Ian MacAllen is the author of Red Sauce: How Italian Food Became American (Rowman & Littlefield, April 2022). His writing has appeared in Chicago Review of Books, Southern Review of Books, The Offing, 45th Parallel Magazine, Little Fiction, Vol 1. Brooklyn, and elsewhere. He tweets @IanMacAllen and is online at IanMacAllen.com. More from this author →