ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Albuquerque civil rights attorney Nancy Hollander will talk about “Guantanamo Diary,” the first diary from a Guantanamo detainee, to which she contributed, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3, at Albuquerque Academy’s Little Theater, 6400 Wyoming NE. The event, sponsored by Bookworks, is free to the public.
At Bookworks, 4022 Rio Grande NW, Irv Weinberg will sign his new thriller, “The Suicide Sell,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 4. In it, the author and advertising professional gives a new twist to the old dilemma of overpopulation.
Jennifer Noyer will talk about and sign her book “Plateye” at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7. In it the mythical figure of Plateye appears in the folklore of the southern United States as a kind of demon who searches out human weaknesses and terrifies his victim.
BOOK WORKSHOP: Four local authors will speak about their books and the inspiration behind them from 3-5 p.m. Feb. 15 at Congregation Albert’s Rabbi David D. Shor Library, 3800 Louisiana NE. The writers participating are Janet Eigner, Mary E. Carter, Stacy L. Cooley and Lois Ruby. The authors each will speak and respond to questions. The event is free and refreshments will be served. Register by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
AT PAGE ONE: Catherine Dowling, a psychotherapist who grew up in Ireland, will be at Page One Bookstore at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 8 to talk about her nonfiction effort, “Radical Awareness: 5 Practices for a Fully Engaged Life.”
Page One is at 5850 Eubank NE, Suite B-41, in the Mountain Run Shopping Center.