Your week at McNally Jackson:
Tonight, 7pm: We head to Housing Works to fete the heck out of the new Baffler. In like 10 minutes.
Tuesday, 7pm: Mark Crispin Miller’s News from Underground is here to imagine peace in an age of empire.
Wednesday, 7pm: Madeline Miller talks about her sexy, swordy Song of Achilles with the redoubtable Maud Newton.
Thursday, 7pm: Diane Ackerman’s husband, the novelist Paul West, suffered a stroke and was rendered wordless; in One Hundred Names for Love, she documents his ailment and his (their) recovery. She’ll be talking about the book with Dava Sobel.