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Short Stories, Cartoonists & World Read Aloud Day Get Booked

Here are some literary events to pencil in your calendar. To get your event posted on our calendar, visit our Facebook Your Literary Event page. Please post your event at least one week prior to its date.

Hear some short stories by This Close author Jessica Francis Kane and Spectacle author Susan Steinberg. Meet them on Monday, March 4th starting 7 p.m. at the Center for Fiction. (New York, NY)

The Moth is hosting a StorySLAM event about “Money.” Join in on Monday, March 4th starting 7:30 p.m. at the Bell House. (Brooklyn, NY)

Four Stories Boston will feature the theme, “Telling tales: Stories of secrets, lies, and true confessions.” Check it out on Tuesday, March 5th starting 6 p.m. at the Middlesex Lounge. (Boston, MA)

Learn more about semi-autobiographical illustrated books at a panel featuring four cartoonists and moderator Christopher Irving. Join in on Tuesday, March 5th starting 7 p.m. at Housing Works Bookstore Cafe. (New York, NY)

Books of Wonder is hosting a special World Read Aloud Day celebration. Party it up on on Wednesday, March 6th from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. (New York, NY)

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