Means All of Us
Book review &
discussion on essay that explores racism on college campuses, preceded
by dinner/social at 7; Radical Women, 32 Union Sq. E., rm.907 (16th St.), 677-7002;
7:30, free, $6 (dinner).
discusses The Story of American Freedom at NY Historical Society, 2 W.
77th St. (Central Pk. W.), 873-3400; 6:30, free w/mus. adm.
reads from story about two LES women, Like Being Killed at Bluestockings,
172 Allen St. (betw. Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 777-6028; 7, free.
reads from collection of shorts, "What Salmon Know" at Rocky Sullivan’s,
129 Lexington Ave. (betw. 28th & 29th Sts.), 725-3871; 8, free.
buff signs copies of No Excuses at Rizzoli, 454 W. B’way (betw.
Prince & Houston Sts.), 674-1616; 5:30, free.
man who has helped many of us "have a good time," signs copies of
Love Unlimited; Midtown Barnes & Noble, 600 5th Ave. (48th St.),
957-2890; 12:30, free.
poet is Jeanne Dickey, followed by open mic; New World Coffee, 107-24 Continental
Ave. (Queens Blvd.), 718-271-2696; 7-10, $3 min.
magazine editors offer style tips from Things a
Man Should Know About Style; Lincoln Triangle Barnes & Noble, 1972 B’way
(66th St.), 595-6859; 7, free.
offers tips on fidelity & marriage from Adultery; Upper West Side
Barnes & Noble, 2289 B’way (82nd St.), 362-8835; 7:30, free.
signing for cookbook, Entertaining 1-2-3; Barnes & Noble, 240 E.
86th St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 794-1962; 7:30, free.
Authors read from
works at NYU’s Vanderbilt Hall, 40 Washington Sq. S. (betw. 6th Ave. &
MacDougal St.), 998-8816; 7, free.
THE NEW JEDI ORDER
signs copies & discusses book at Borders, 5 World Trade Center, Church St.
(Vesey St.), 839-8049; 6, free.
poetry readings with open mic, tonight’s readers are David Huberman, Rosette
Capotorto & Mondy Matijasevic; 153 W. 21st St. (betw. 6th & 7th Aves.),
989-5950; 8, $5.
THE BUST GUIDE
TO THE NEW GIRL ORDER
Voice feat. Bust zine contributors, Marcelle Karp & Deb Stroller; West Side
Y, 5 W. 63rd St. (Central Pk. W.), 875-4128; 7:30, $5.
COFFEE HOUSE OPEN READING
for poets & prose writers, hosted by David Leopold; 263 W. 86th St. (B’way),
946-4356; 5:45, $2.
contemporary poets; Dia Center for the Arts, 548 W. 22nd St. (betw. 10th &
11th Aves.), 989-5566; 7, $6.
POETRY SERIES AT THE ALTERKNIT
reader is Juba Dowdell, followed by open mic; Knitting Factory, Alterknit Theater,
74 Leonard St. (betw. B’way & Church St.), 219-3055; 7, $5.
author as he reads from Motherless Brooklyn at Park Slope Barnes &
Noble, 267 7th Ave. (6th St.), 718-832-9066; 7:30, free.
THE GLAM SLAM
of poets known as the House of Xavier (feat. Emanuel Xavier) return to Nuyorican
Poets Cafe, 236 E. 3rd St. (betw. Aves. B & C), 807-1337; 10, $12.
THE GREAT LITTLE
signs copies of newest work at Union Sq. Greenmarket., B’way (betw. 14th
& 17th Sts.), 477-3220; 10-12, free.
from An Ark of Sorts & The Climate of the Country at Posman
Books, 1 University Pl. (Waverly Pl.), 533-BOOK; 3, free.
NIGHT READING SERIES
& Mark Slouka read from Slow Motion & collection of shorts, "Lost
Lake" at 85 E. 4th St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 505-3360; 7, free.
photojournalist & author of Inferno for discussion at Union Sq. Barnes
& Noble, 33 E. 17th St. (betw. B’way & Park Ave. S.), 253-0810;
Hart, J.D. Rage & Bruce Weber host spoken word night every Sunday, no time
limit, no list, no features, no b.s.; ABC No Rio, 156 Rivington St. (betw. Suffolk
& Clinton Sts.), 674-3585; 3, $2.
Gordon reads from book about paisley patterned disease at Temple Bar, 332 Lafayette
St. (Bleecker St.), 925-4242; 7:30, free.
readings & open mic with Juba Dowdell; Common Basis Theater, 750 8th Ave.,
5th Fl. (betw. 46th & 47th Sts.), 340-1112; 12, $5.
Wednesdays Wonders" with Viviana Grell & open mic; Silver Swan Restaurant,
41 E. 20th St. (B’way), 254-3611; 1-3:30, free.
readings. Tonight, Mary Gordon, Amy Holman & Eric Wright read; 90 W. Houston
St. (LaGuardia Pl.), 533-9317; 6:30, $3 contrib.
butler to Diana, Princess of Wales discusses The Royal Manner at Barnes
& Noble, 240 E. 86th St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 794-1962; 7:30, free.
photographer of Love Makes a Family discuss gay & lesbian love; Upper
West Side Barnes & Noble, 2289 B’way (82nd St.), 362-8835; 7:30, free.
A LITTLE BIT
LeCharles Gonzalez hosts weekly reading & open mic. Tonight’s feat.
reader is Al Letson; 13 Bar, 13 E. 13th St. (Betw. B’way & University
Pl.), 917-893-8341; 7, $5, $3 st.
SUZANNE MCCABE, J.M. OSTERMAN
It Down" reading by three NY writers; Cornelia St. Cafe, 29 Cornelia
St. (betw. W. 4th & Bleecker Sts.), 989-9319; 7, $5 incl. 1 drink.
Ray Collins reads
Edgar Allen Poe’s The Masque of the Red Death to benefit the Co.
of Impossible Dreams; Nevada Smiths, 74 3rd Ave. (betw. 11th & 12th Sts.),
917-921-1455; 6-10, $10.
lecture on the art & craft of poetry followed by readings & discussions
of participants’ works. This week, "Confessional Poetry;" Corrado
Bakery Cafe, 120 E. 15th St. (Irving Pl.), 718-651-1664; 6:30, $7.
SAMOVAR READING SERIES
Hirsch & Brenda Shaughnessy read a selection of their favorite Russian work
& their own works; the Russian Samovar, 256 W. 52nd St. (betw. B’way
& 8th Ave.), 757-0168; 7, $3.
from collection of poems, Black Wings & Blind Angels at Park
Slope Barnes & Noble, 267 7th Ave. (6th St.), 718-832-9066; 7:30, free.
WE GOT THE
open mike for poets & musicians, featured poet is Sherrie Lynne; Village
Community School, 272 W. 10th St., (betw. Greenwich & Washington Sts.),
946-4356; 7, $2.
are Rita Montana & Cheryl Boyce Taylor, followed by open mic; Bluestockings,
172 Allen St. (betw. Stanton & Rivington Sts.), 777-6028; 7, $2.