Notable Online: 12/5–12/11

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Sunday 12/5: Amanda Moore, C.T. Salazar, Danielle Rose, Jacob Ramírez, Kevin Latimer, Marjorie Maddox, and Richard Scott join the Mercy Street reading series. Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Monday 12/6: Myisha Cherry presents The Case for Rage: Why Anger Is Essential to Anti-Racist Struggle, in conversation with Jacqueline Woodson. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EST, free.

Tuesday 12/7: Yaa Gyasi discusses Transcendent Kingdom. Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, $15.

Donika Kelly and Jay Rogoff join the Café Muse series. The Writer’s Center via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EST, free.

Saša Stanišić presents Where You Come From, in conversation with Damion Searls and Jennifer Croft. Community Bookstore via Zoom, 4 p.m. EST, free.

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

Matthew Aucoin presents The Impossible Art: Adventures in Opera, in conversation with Garth Greenwell. Harvard Book Store via Crowdcast, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Ann Patchett presents These Precious Days, in conversation with Amor Towles. Left Bank Books via online, 7:30 p.m. EST, free.

James Hannaham presents Pilot Impostor, in conversation with Susan Briante. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EST, free.

Wednesday 12/8: Gioia DiLiberto presents Coco at the Ritz, in conversation with Dawn Tripp. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EST, free.

Francesco Pacifico presents The Women I Love, in conversation with Alexandra Kleeman. McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Siri Hustvedt presents Mothers, Fathers, and Others: Essays, in conversation with Danielle Spencer. Harvard Book Store via Crowdcast, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Thursday 12/9: Amy Leach presents The Everybody Ensemble: Donkeys, Essays, and Other Pandemoniums, in conversation with Eula Biss. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EST, free.

Juhea Kim presents Beasts of a Little Land. Solid State Books via Crowdcast, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Hasanthika Sirisena presents Dark Tourist: Essays, in conversation with Tomas Q. Morin. McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Neel Patel presents Tell Me How to Be, in conversation with Saumya Dave. Books Are Magic via Zoom, 7 p.m. EST, free.

Siri Hustvedt presents Mothers, Fathers, and Others: Essays, in conversation with Sophie Auster. Community Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EST, free.

Saturday 12/11: Tyrone Williams and Joselia Rebekah Hughes joins the Segue series. Zoom, 4:30 p.m. EST, 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 →