The Smart Set is a weekly feature, compiled and written by Lauren Cerand, that appears Mondays and highlights the best of the week to come. Special favor is given to New York’s independent booksellers and venues, and low-cost and free events. If you’d like your event considered for inclusion, please submit details to firstname.lastname@example.org by the Thursday prior to publication with the date of the event in the subject line.
The Smart Set is taking a holiday break this week. If you’re looking for literary entertainment tonight, I recommend The Reader’s Room at Mo Pitkin’s, featuring Gary Lutz and Nelly Reifler (7:00pm, free) or SMUT at Galapagos, featuring Marga Gomez, Carolyn Castiglia, Marcy Dermansky (full disclosure: one of my PR clients) and Adira Amram (8:00pm, free). Followed by burlesque at 10.