Greater Boston author readings March 4-10


Alice Kociemba and Fred Marchant read poetry at 1 p.m. at Plymouth Public Library, 11 South St., Plymouth ... Jen Petro-Roy (“P. S. I Miss You”) reads at 3 p.m. at the Concord Bookshop, 65 Main St., Concord ... Olivia Kate Cerrone (“The Hunger Saint”) reads at 4 p.m. at Paul Prat Memorial Library, 35 Ripley Road, Cohasset.


Matt Miller and Mario Chard read poetry at 8 p.m. at 56 Brattle St., Cambridge ... Emily Sweeney (“Gangland Boston”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at Boston Public Library, West Roxbury branch, 1961 Centre St., West Roxbury ... Joel Richard Paul (“Without Precedent: John Marshall and His Times”) reads at 12 p.m. at Boston Athenaeum, 10 1/2 Beacon St. ...Yascha Mounk (“The People vs. Democracy: Why Our Freedom Is in Danger and How to Save It”) reads at 7 p.m. at Alley Cambridge, 10 Ware St., Cambridge.


Melinda Ponder (“Katharine Lee Bates: From Sea To Shining Sea”) reads at 7 p.m. at Tewksbury Public Library, 300 Chandler St., Tewksbury ... Kelly Barnhill (“Dreadful Young Ladies: And Other Stories”) reads at 6 p.m. at COMMONWEALTH sALON, 700 BOYLSTON ST. ... James Carroll (“The Cloister”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Molly Bennett, Barbara de la Cuesta, Fred Marchant, and Hilary Sallick read poetry at 7 p.m. at Harvard-Yenching Library, 2 Divinity Ave., Harvard University, Cambridge ... Ellen Doré Watson reads poetry at 7:30 p.m. at Alumnae House Conference Hall, Smith College, Northampton ... Nathaniel Philbrick (“Second Wind”) reads at 7 p.m. at the Harvard Coop.


Brooke Barbier (“Boston in the American Revolution: A Town Versus an Empire”) reads at 12 p.m. at the State Library of Massachusetts, Room 341, Massachusetts State House, 24 Beacon St. ... Laurie Gwen Shapiro (“The Stowaway: A Young Man’s Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica”) reads at 7 p.m. at Newtonville Books ... Peter Carey (“A Long Way from Home”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store ... Barbara de la Cuesta (“Rosa”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at the Waltham Public Library, 735 Main St., Waltham ... Wendy Drexler, Nancy Esposito, and Holly Guran read poetry at 7:30 at Gloucester Writers Center, 126 East Main St., Gloucester ... J.D. Scrimgeour reads poetry at 2 p.m. at Middlesex Community College, 50 Kearney Square, Lowell.



Emily Sweeney (“Gangland Boston”) reads at 7 p.m. at Nantasket Beach Resort, 45 Hull Shore Dr., Hull ... Brittney Cooper (“Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers Her Superpowers”) reads at 6:30 p.m. at Cambridge Public Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge ... Janet MacFadyen and David Giannini read poetry at 6 p.m. at The Williams Bookstore, 81 Spring St., Williamstown ... Jane Healey (“The Saturday Evening Girls Club”) reads at 7 p.m. at Canton Public Library, 786 Washington St., Canton.



Marci Shore (“The Ukrainian Night: An Intimate History of Revolution”) reads at 3 p.m. at Harvard Bookstore ... Cass R. Sunstein (“Can It Happen Here?: Authoritarianism in America”) reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store.

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