Notable Online: 7/19–7/25

EDT, $3 suggested. Hope Jahren presents The Story of More: How We Got to Climate Change and Where to Go from Here. Jennifer Steil and Ava Homa join the Lockdown Lit at Lunch series. EDT, free. Justin Taylor presents Riding with the Ghost, a memoir, with Marie-Helene Bertino. Anthony Cody, Tatiana Figueroa Ramirez, and Tanya Shirazi read and discuss their writing. Courtney Maum celebrates the paperback launch of Costalegre with Julie Orringer. Vroman’s Bookstore via CrowdCast, 6 p.m. Friday 7/24: Adrian Tomine presents The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Cartoonist. Brookline Booksmith via CrowdCast, 7 p.m. EDT, free. Eric Thomas, Shayla Lawson, and Ross Gay join host Lilly Dancyger for Memoir Monday, a nonfiction reading series from The Rumpus, Catapult, Narratively, Guernica, Lit Hub, and Granta. McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. Brookline Booksmith via CrowdCast, 7 p.m. The Ivy Bookshop via Zoom, 6:30 p.m. PDT, free. Thursday 7/23: Mark Doty joins the Readings by Writers series. The Strand via Zoom, 7 p.m. Harvard Bookstore via CrowdCast, 5 p.m. EDT, free. EDT, $3 suggested. Books Are Magic via Zoom, 7 p.m. Zoom, 8 p.m. Martin presents Branwell: A Novel of the Brontë Brother with Darcey Steinke. Susan Priver discusses her memoir Dancer Interrupted with Lian Dolan. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EDT, free. PDT, free. Skylight Books via CrowdCast, 6:30 p.m. Xandria Phillips, Donika Kelly, and Rachel Eliza Griffiths join the Brooklyn Poets readings series. PDT, free. Books Are Magic, 7 p.m. Thomas Hynes and Amy Plitt discuss Wild City. EDT, free. EDT, free. Carlos Fonseca presents Natural History   and Andrew Martin presents Cool for America. Lindsay Ellis presents Axiom’s End. Notable Online: 7/19–7/25

By Ian MacAllen
July 19th, 2020

Monday 7/20: Richard Farrell presents The Falling Woman. Harvard Bookstore via CrowdCast, 7 p.m. EDT, free. Powerhouse Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free. Ben Ehrenreich discusses Desert Notebooks with Anthony McCann. The Strand via Zoom, 7 p.m. PDT, free. Greenlight Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. Douglas A. Gary Vikan presents The Holy Shroud: A Brilliant Hoax in the Time of the Black Death. EDT, $15. EDT, free with RSVP. Skylight Books via CrowdCast, 6:30 p.m. Amity Gaige presents Sea Wife   with Susan Choi, author of Trust Exercise. Zoom, 6 p.m. Zoom and YouTube, 8 p.m. EDT, free. Tuesday 7/21: Mary South, Elisabeth Thomas, and Kristen Millares Young join host Brian Gresko for The Antibody reading series. Tyrese L. EDT, free. Kendra Atleework talks with Luis Alberto Urrea about Miracle Country, a memoir. Books Are Magic via Zoom, 7 p.m. Lindsay Ellis presents Axiom’s End with John Scalzi. Kristen Millares Young presents Subduction with Lory Beidkian, Brittany Ackerman, and Alexandra Teague. EDT, free. The Strand via Zoom, 7 p.m. Facebook, 7 p.m. ***
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. Community Bookstore via Zoom, 7:30 p.m. EDT, free. Vroman’s Bookstore via CrowdCast, 6 p.m. More from this author → McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. Brooklyn, Joyland Magazine, and elsewhere and nonfiction has appeared in Chicago Review of Books, The Negatives, Electric Literature, Fiction Advocate, and elsewhere. Molly Howes presents A Good Apology: Four Steps to Make Things Right. EDT, free. EDT, free. EDT, free. Adrian Tomine presents The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Cartoonist. Wednesday 7/22: Lilly Dancyger and Claire Rudy Foster discuss landscape and memory. EDT, free. EDT, free. For past events, visit the Notable Online archives   here. Brookline Booksmith via CrowdCast, 7 p.m. Skylight Books via CrowdCast, 5:30 p.m. Carlos Fonseca presents Natural History. EDT, free. Zoom, 7 p.m. The Ivy Bookshop via Zoom, 7 p.m. EDT, free. Alysia Li Ying Sawchyn hosts a virtual craft happy hour. PDT, free. EDT, free. Coleman, R. EDT, free. Harvard Bookstore via CrowdCast, 7 p.m. White Whale Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. Please include the virtual platform, time zone, and a link to the event information in the body of your email. Nicole Chung and Jenny Heijun Wills speak with Mee-ok. Ellen Prentiss Campbell presents Known By Heart. EDT, $15. Marion Winik presents Above Us Only Sky with Tom Beer. Daphne Merkin presents 22 Minutes of Unconditional Love with Meghan Daum. Amy Poeppel presents Musical Chairs with Marcy Dermansky. White Whale Bookstore via Zoom, 7 p.m. PDT, free. PDT, free. Zoom, 6:30 p.m. Daniel Riley presents Barcelona Days. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)

Ian MacAllen’s fiction has appeared in 45th Parallel Magazine, Little Fiction, Vol 1. EDT, $15. Judith Levine presents The Feminist and the Sex Offender with Melissa Gira Grant. PDT, free. EDT, free. Facebook, 11 a.m. Zoom, 7:30 p.m. Skylight Books via CrowdCast, 6:30 p.m. John Dorsey joins the Cobalt Poets reading series. Colin Dickey presents The Unidentified with Caitlin Doughty. EDT, free. Brookline Booksmith via CrowdCast, 8 p.m. McNally Jackson via Zoom, 7 p.m. David Adjmi presents Lot Six with Mona Simpson. Catherine Lacey presents Pew with Max Porter. EDT, $3 suggested. He is the Deputy Editor of The Rumpus, holds an MA in English from Rutgers University, tweets @IanMacAllen and is online at IanMacAllen.com.