Notable Online: 12/12–12/18


Monday 12/13: Cara Blue Adams about You Never Get It Back, in conversation with Alexandra Kleeman. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Tuesday 12/14: Chloe Dulce Louvouezo presents Life, I Swear: Intimate Stories from Black Women on Identity, Healing and Self-Trust. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EST, free.

Nadifa Mohamed and Uwem Akpan present The Fortune Men and New York, My Village, in conversation with Anderson Tepper. Brooklyn Public Library via Zoom, 5 p.m. EST, free.

Rion Amilcar Scott, David Mura, and David Ebenbach join the Pen Parentis series. Facebook and Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, $10 suggested.

Sean Mahoney joins the Cobalt Poets reading series. Zoom, 7:30 p.m PST, free.

Christopher Gonzalez presents I’m Not Hungry But I Could Eat. The Writer’s Center, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Saturday 12/18: Nicole Wallace and Chang Yuchen join the Segue Series. Zoom, 4:30 p.m, EST, free.


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.


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 More from this author →