READINGS THIS WEEK
Thursday, November 24
christinA shArPe Launching In The Wake: On Blackness And Being 7 pm. Free. Another Story, 315 Roncesvalles. 416-462-1104.
Friday, November 25
PuritAn lAunch Party fetes Issue 35, with readings by Marianne Apostolides, Matthew Tierney and others. 7:30 pm. $5 or pwyc. May Cafe, 876 Dundas W. puritan-magazine.com.
Saturday, November 26
grAhAM hAncocK Author talk. 11:30 am. $40-$60. Medical Sciences Bldg, U of T, 1 King’s College Circle. conspiracyculture.com. heAr here Readings by Lara Bozabalian, Rocco de Giacomo and others, music by the Lemon Bucket Orkestra and more. 7:30 pm. $35, after party $20 (benefits local literacy programs). Secret Location. hear-here.org. when Brothers sPeAK 2016 Prufrock, Fannon, Kym-Dominique Ferguson, host Dwayne Morgan and others. 8 pm. $35-$55. Jane Mallett, 27 Front E. 416-366-7723, stlc.com.
Sunday, November 27
silencing the PAlestiniAn voice Sarah Abusarar reads stories by Ghassan Kanafani and Majed Abu Sharar. 7 pm. $5/pwyc. Beit Zatoun, 612 Markham. beitzatoun.org. coMic BooK holidAy sAle 10 am-4 pm. $5, kids under 12 free. Toronto Plaza Hotel, 1677 Wilson. torontocomicbookshow.com.
Monday, November 28
PAt BeAven Launch for Caught In The Trap: 26 Years Of The Mousetrap At Toronto Truck Theatre. 7 pm. Free. The Jason George, 100 Front E. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, November 29
shAB-e she’r (Poetry night) xlv Bassam, Anne Michaels, Carolina Brown plus an open mic. 7 pm. $5. Beit Zatoun, 612 Markham. beitzatoun.org. tiffAny PrAtt Book signing. 6 pm. Free. Coco Beauty Bar, 16A Jane. 647-352-6671. tiM fAlconer 7 pm. Free. North York Central Library, 5120 Yonge. Register. 416-395-5639.
Wednesday, November 30
Pivot reAdings Adèle Barclay, Sheri Benning, Mat Laporte, Eric Beck Rubin. 8 pm. Pwyc. The Steady Cafe & Bar, 1051 Bloor W. pivotreadings.ca.