The following author appearances, readings and book events are planned for the coming week in the Valley:
BROADSIDE BOOKSHOP: Poets Jeff Dolven and David Kherdian will read from their work Wednesday, 7 p.m. at the bookstore, 247 Main St., Northampton. 586-4235.
EMILY DICKINSON MUSEUM: Emily Dickinson Poetry Marathon and Homestead 200th Anniversary Open House — Daylong reading of all 1,789 of Dickinson’s poems next Friday, 3-8 p.m., at the museum, 280 Main St., Amherst. Continues Saturday, 7 a.m. until finished. Readers and listeners of all ages welcome. 542-8161, emilydickinsonmuseum.org
Five College Women’s Studies Research Center: Saiya Miller and Liza Bley, editors of “Not Your Mother’s Meatloaf: A Sex Education Comic Book,” read Thursday, 4:30 p.m., at the center, 83 College St., South Hadley. 538-2275.
GRANBY TOWN COMMON: Sheila Connolly, author of the Granby-inspired “Orchard Mysteries” series, will be at the Town Wide Fall Craft & Tag Sale on the common Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Rain date: Sept. 28) Granbylibrary.com
HINGE: Poetry Open Mic Tuesday, 8 p.m., 48 Main St., Northampton. Sign up at 7 p.m. $2 cover. northamptonpoetry.com
ODYSSEY BOOKSHOP: Deborah Madison, author of “Vegetable Literacy” presents her cookbook Wednesday, 7 p.m., at the bookstore, located in the Village Commons, 9 College St., South Hadley. 534-7307.
SMITH COLLEGE: Bonnie Atkins and Barbara Lucey read from their work Sunday, 3 p.m., Neilson Library Browsing Room, at the college in Northampton. Part of the Gallery of Readers series.
∎ Poet Yusef Komunyakaa reads Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Neilson Library Browsing Room
∎ J. Courtney Sullivan will read from and sign copies of her new novel, “The Engagements,” Thursday, 7 p.m. Neilson Library Browsing Room.