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Lit City literary event listings

Lit City is presented by Just Buffalo

February 26

Mick Cochrane. 7pm. The author will read from and sign copies of his new novel for young adults, The Girl Who Threw Butterflies. Sponsored by Canisius College, Talking Leaves Books. Grupp Fireside Lounge, Canisius College, 80 Hughes (888-2662).

Planned Obsolescence: A Reading and Media Event. 8pm. An attempt to broaden the definition of poetics to include works executed in visual and/or audio media. This one-night event considers notions of ephemerality through imaginative uses of obsolete technology, or technology that will soon be obsolete. Soundlab, 110 Pearl Street.

February 28

Poetics Plus: Jen Hofer. 8pm. Poetry reading. Rust Belt Books, 202 Allen Street.

March 4

Rooftop Poetry Club: Allen Shelton. 4:30pm. Poetry reading. E. H. Butler Library, International Students Reading Area, 3rd Floor SE Quadrant.

Center for Inquiry Literary Cafe: Carl Dennis. 7:30pm. Poetry reading sponsored by Just Buffalo. Center for Inquiry, 1310 Sweet Home Road, Amherst.

March 5

Poetics Plus: Poets Theater. 7pm. Featuring rarely performed plays by poets from SUNY Buffalo’s Poetry Collection and beyond. Burchfield-Penney Art Center, 1300 Elmwood Avenue.

Margaret Wooster. 7pm. Wooster will read from and sign copies of her new book, Living Waters: Reading the Rivers of the Lower Great Lakes. Talking Leaves Books, 3158 Main Street.