Fiction Addiction, Reading Series at 2A in the east village. FREE event. This month's event: Tuesday, July 31. 8 pm. Upstairs. The lineup includes Joshua Henkin (The World Without You, Matrimony, etc), Myla Goldberg (The False Friend, Bee Season,etc), John Reed (Snowball's Chance, etc) and Steve Danziger. A live feed of the event is broadcast onto the four-story brick wall across the street and $4 whiskeys are available to those who come for the reading.

Extra details:

Event takes place at 2A, 25 Avenue A at Second Street and Avenue A. Nearest subways include the F at 2nd Avenue, the 6 at Bleecker, the BD at Grand or the JMZ at Essex.

phone: (212) 505-2466

website: fictionaddiction.org

Past readers now include Edmund White, Patrick McGrath, Darin Strauss, John Wray, Dale Peck, David Goodwillie, Ben Greenman, Said Sayrafiezadeh, Meg Wolitzer, Paul La Farge, William Giraldi, Thad Ziolkowski, Joshua Furst, Jennifer Gilmore, Terese Svoboda, Diana Spechler, Christopher Bollen, Fiona Maazel, Amy Waldman, Elissa Schappell, Alison Espach, James Hannaham, Nadia Kalman, Matt Dojny, Robert Lopez, Justin Taylor, Victoria Brown, Benjamin Hale, Seth Fried, Alethea Black, Nick Ripatrazone, Kiese Laymon, Susan Tepper, Tom Hopkins.