Notable NYC: 7/14–7/20

The Strand, 7 p.m., $10. Sunday 7/15: Heather Green and Mathias Svalina read poetry. KGB Bar, 7 p.m., free. boice-Terrel Allen, Geroge Grella, Christopher R. Emma Mildon presents Evolution of Goddess: A Modern Girl’s Guide to Activating Your Feminine Superpowers. Edmund White presents The Unpunished Vice. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free. Book Culture – 112th Street, 7 p.m., free. For past events, visit the archives here. Keith Gessen presents A Terrible Country and discusses it with Elif Batuman. Iris Cohen, Alice Kaltman, and Edward Mullaney join Ditmas Lit with host Sarah Bridgins and special guest host Lena Valencia. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free. Tan Lin, Feliz Lucia Molina, Sawako Nakayasu, Lynn Xu, and Nicholas Wong celebrate One Hand Clapping, the exhibition catalogue, with poetry readings. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free. Guggenheim Museum, 6 p.m., $25. Carol Zoref joins Harper’s Magazine to present Barren Island. Anna Moschovakis, Christina Vega-Westhoff, and Vi Khi Nao read selected works. Saul Austerlitz presents Just a Shot Away. Thursday 7/19:   Lucy Tan discusses What We Were Promised with Weike Wang. Brooke Bolander and Angus McIntyre join Fantastic Fiction. &laquo Previous post like this

Notable NYC: 7/14–7/20

By Ian MacAllen
July 14th, 2018

Saturday 7/14: Marlon James wraps his SFC Writing Residency. More from this author → St. ***
If you have a listing you’d like us to consider, please contact [email protected]. WORD Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m., $5. Ian MacAllen is the Rumpus Deputy Editor and founder of English Kills Review an online literary magazine focused on books, authors, and New York City. Edmund White presents The Unpublished Vice. WORD Brooklyn, 7:30 p.m., $5. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free. 61. Ayobami Adebayo talks with Morgan Jerkins about Stay With Me. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free. Robert Cowan presents Close Apart. Tongo Eisen-Martin and Mona Kareem read from Heaven Is All Goodbyes: Pocket Poets No. Weingarten, and Amanda Petrusich discuss Miles Davis to Public Enemy. He holds a Master’s Degree in English from Rutgers University and lives in Brooklyn. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 4 p.m., free. Leslie Schwartz discusses The Lost Chapters: Finding Recovery and Renewal One Book at a Time with Meghan Daum. Books Are Magic, 7 p.m., free. Rami Karim launches Smile & Nod. Monday 7/16: Jennifer Baker, Daniel Magariel, Mallika Rao, and Kelly Sundberg join Memoir Monday with Narratively, The Rumpus, Catapult, Granta, Guernica, Longreads, and Tin House. Printed Matter, 6 p.m., free. Hinterlands Bar, 8 p.m., free. Book Culture – Columbus Ave., 7 p.m., free. He tweets @IanMacAllen and is online at IanMacAllen.com. 2A, 7:30 p.m., free. Megan Abbott discusses her latest novel, Give Me Your Hand,   with Sarah Weinman. Samantha Zighelboim, Marina Blitshteyn, Ali Powers, and others read from Argos Books. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free. Book Culture – 112th Street, 7 p.m., free. Books Are Magic, 7:30 p.m., free. Deadline is Tuesday for publication on Saturday. Wednesday 7/18: Rachel Heng discusses Suicide Club with Marisa Siegel, Editor-in-Chief of the Rumpus. Francis College, 6 p.m., free. Jonathan Santlofer discusses The Widower’s Notebook with Sarah Weinman. Friday 7/20: Hua Hsu, Hoff Matthews, Kevin Nguyen, Molly Soda, Alex Watt, and Charles Otter Holmes with host Ryan Sartor join the Last Difficult to Name Reading Series in New York. In the subject line of the email, please include the event’s date and in the email, include a link to the event information. His writing has appeared in Joyland Magazine, The Billfold, Fiction Advocate, Electric Cereal, Thought Catalog, and io9. McNally Jackson – Williamsburg, 7 p.m., free. Tuesday 7/17: David Ewalt presents Defying Reality: The Inside Story of the Virtual Reality Revolution. Greenlight – Fort Greene, 7:30 p.m., free. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free. McNally Jackson – SoHo, 7 p.m., free. Sean Gill, Christie Grotheim, Colin O’Brien, and Scotty Weeks join Lyrics, Lit & Liquor reading series. Powerhouse Arena, 7 p.m., free.