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“Animal Person”: Literati Bookstore At Home with Literati.
Short fiction writer Alexander MacLeod joins the prolific Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist, short story writer, and essayist Richard Ford to discuss (via Zoom) MacLeod’s latest book, a collection of 8 muscular yet tender stories that illuminate the perilous space between desire and action, including “Lagomorph,” the 2019 O. Henry Prize-winning story in which a man’s relationship with his family’s long-lived pet rabbit opens up to a profound exploration of how a marriage fractures. 7 p.m., for URL see literatibookstore.com/event/2022-04. Free. 585–5567.