Sunday, 1:30 to 3 P.M: “A Tool for Sitting: An Illustrated Lecture” by Witold Rybcznski, renowned architect, urbanist and writer.Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1285 Elmwood Ave. $20/$10 Darwin Martin House members.
Sunday, 3 p.m.: Inner Ear Series reading featuring poet Loren Keller and a lecture/reminiscence by University at Buffalo English professor emeritus Art Efron. Rust Belt Books, 415 Grant St. $3.
Monday, 5:30 P.M.: Larkin Square Author Series presents a conversation with playwright Tom Dudzick, his wife, the novelist Holly Caster, and series host Leslie Zemsky. Larkin Square, 745 Seneca St.
Wednesday, 5:30 P.M.: Larkin Square Author Series presents a conversation with writer/journalist Paul Hertneky, author of “Rust Belt Boy: Stories of an American Childhood” (Bauhan Press, 2016). Larkin Square, 745 Seneca St.
Wednesday, 6:15 P.M.: Spotlight on Youth: Just Buffalo Literary Center sponsored open format poetry, spoken word, musical performance, dance, and visual arts series for young people ages 12 to 21. Call 832-5400 or visit justbuffalo.org for information. Just Buffalo Writing Center, 468 Washington St., second floor.
Wednesday, 7:30 P.M.: Screening Room Series reading featuring poets Mistral Khan-Becerra and Janna Willoghby-Lohr. Additional reading slots available. Screening Room Cinema Café, Northtown Plaza Business Center, 3131 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. $2.
Thursday, 6:30 P.M.: “An Evening of Art-Inspired Poems,” and other ekphrastic writing featuring poets George Grace, Karen Lee Lewis, and Theresa Wyatt. Carnegie Art Center, 240 Goundry St., North Tonawanda.
Thursday, 7 p.m.: Earth’s Daughters Gray Hair Reading Series Finale, celebrating the 10-year history of the series and the 45th anniversary of Earth’s Daughters magazine. Hallwalls Cinema, Babeville, 341 Delaware Ave. (near Tupper Street). $10.
Friday, 7 p.m.: 4th Friday Poetry Series reading hosted by Fred Whitehead. Dog Ears Bookstore, 688 Abbott Rd., Buffalo. $4.
Friday, 8 p.m.: Buffalo Humanities Festival presents “The Rebirth of the Heavens,” a talk by noted science writer Dava Sobel. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1285 Elmwood Ave. $20.