- Douglas Stone and Sheila Heen discuss Thanks for the Feedback: The Science and Art of Receiving Feedback Well at Brattle Theatre, 6pm - $5
- Emily Parker discusses Now I Know Who My Comrades Are: Voices from the Internet Underground at Harvard Book Store, 7pm
- Adam Wilson and Paul Rome read from What's Important is Feeling: Stories and We All Sleep in the Same Room at Harvard Book Store, 7pm
- Boston Poetry Slam weekly slam & open mic at the Cantab Lounge in Cambridge, 8 pm
- Peniel Joseph discusses Stokely: A Life, at Harvard Book Store, 7pm, co-sponsored by the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University
- Chelsea Handler signs her new book, Uganda Be Kidding Me at Porter Square Books, 2pm
- Vivien Shotwell reads from Vienna Nocturne: A Novel, in conversation with Margot Livesey at Harvard Book Store, 7pm
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