RadioBDC Logo
Cold Feet Killer | My Goodness Listen Live
 
 
< Back to front page Text size +

Boston area author visits, week of April 29-May 5

Posted by Jim Concannon  April 24, 2007 03:24 PM

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

By Judith Maas

SUNDAY: Jack Beatty reads from ‘‘Age of Betrayal,’’ at 3 p.m., at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main St., Concord. ... Arrowsmith Press celebrates its fifth season from 3 to 5 p.m., at Lame Duck Books, 12 Arrow St., Cambridge. ... Poets Harris Gardner, Diana Der Hovannessian, and others read at 2 p.m., in Forsyth Chapel, Forest Hills Cemetery, 95 Forest Hills Ave. ($5) ... Poets Dan Tobin, Jeff Greene, and others read at 3 p.m., at the Concord Poetry Center, 40 Stow St., Concord.

MONDAY: Jack Beatty discusses ‘‘Age of Betrayal,’’ at 6 p.m., at the Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Cambridge ($5). ... Diana and Michael Preston discusss ‘‘Taj Majal,’’ at 7:30 p.m., at the Newton Free Library, 330 Homer St., Newton.

TUESDAY: Jack Beatty discusses ‘‘Age of Betrayal,’’ at 7 p.m., at the Framingham Public Library, 49 Lexington St., Framingham. ... Megan Marshall discusses ‘‘The Peabody Sisters,’’ at 7 p.m., at the Winchester Public Library, 80 Washington St., Winchester.

WEDNESDAY: Fred Pearce discusses ‘‘With Speed and Violence,’’ at 7:30 p.m., at First Parish Church, 3 Church St., Cambridge. ... Trisha Gura discusses ‘‘Lying in Weight,’’ at 7 p.m., at Borders Back Bay, 511 Boylston St. ... Nathan Englander discusses ‘‘The Ministry of Special Cases,’’ at 7 p.m., at Brookline Booksmith, 279 Harvard St., Brookline. ... Augustus Richard Norton discusses ‘‘Hezbollah,’’ at 7 p.m., at Barnes & Noble, Boston University, Kenmore Square. ... John De Vito and Frank Tropea discuss ‘‘The Immortal Marilyn,’’ at 6:30 p.m., at Fox Library, 175 Mass. Ave., Arlington. ... Michael Lowenthal reads from ‘‘Charity Girl,’’ at 7:30 p.m., at the Dover Town Library, 56 Dedham St., Dover. ... Poets Bill Coyle and Deborah Warren read at 7 p.m., at Porter Square Books, 25 White St., Cambridge.

THURSDAY: Howard Zinn discusses ‘‘A Young People’s History of the United States,’’ at 6 p.m., at the Coolidge Corner Theatre, 290 Harvard St., Brookline ($2). … Amy Dockser Marcus discusses ‘‘Jerusalem 1913,’’ at 7 p.m., at Borders Back Bay. ... Jon Clinch reads from ‘‘Finn,’’ at 7:30 p.m., at Newtonville Books, 296 Walnut St., Newtonville. ... Dana Snyder-Grant discusses ‘‘Just Like Life, Only More So, and Other Stories of Illness,’’ at 7 p.m., at Flint Memorial Library, 147 Park St., N. Reading. ... Annie Choi reads from ‘‘Happy Birthday or Whatever,’’ at 7 p.m., at Barnes & Noble, Boston University. ... Lesley Dorman reads from ‘‘The Best Place to Be,’’ at 7 p.m., at Porter Square Books.

FRIDAY: Michael Chabon reads from ‘‘The Yiddish Policemen’s Union,’’ at 12:30 p.m., at Borders Back Bay. ... Don Cheadle and John Prendergast discuss ‘‘Not on Our Watch,’’ at 2 p.m., at the Kennedy Library, Columbia Point. ... Jon Clinch reads from ‘‘Finn,’’ at 7 p.m., at Jabberwocky Bookshop, 50 Water St., Newburyport. ... Ellen Cooney (‘‘A Private Hotel for Gentle Ladies’’), Douglas Light (‘‘East Fifth Bliss’’), and poet Marc Widenshien read at 8 p.m., at Out of the Blue Gallery, 106 Prospect St., Cambridge. ... Scott Magoon discusses ‘‘Hugo and Miles in ‘I’ve Painted Everything,’’’ at 7 p.m., at Porter Square Books.

SATURDAY: Rose Madeline Mula signs ‘‘If These Are Laugh Lines, I’m Having Way Too Much Fun,’’ at noon, at Borders, 300 Boylston St., Chestnut Hill, and at 3 p.m., at Borders, 5 Wayside Rd., Burlington.

Events are subject to change.

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

 
About off the shelf News about books, authors, and publishers from The Boston Globe.
contributors
Nicole Lamy is editor of the Globe's Books section.
Jan Gardner writes the "Shelf Life" column for the Globe's Books section.
archives

browse this blog

by category