Microcosm In Your Town!

Want to meet us in person, check out our books, or see an author speak? We’ve got author events and convention events coming up!

Upcoming Author Events

Danny Caine’s Events for How To Protect Bookstores and Why

Marc Campbell’s events for I Love My Queer Kid:

Lydia Davis events for Our Strangers:

  • Wednesday, October 4th: McNally Jackson Books (Seaport) will host Lydia Davis as she discusses her book Our Strangers. McNally Jackson Books (Seaport), 4 Fulton Street, New York, NY, 10038.
  • Thursday, October 12th, 7pm-9pm: Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House will host Lydia Davis and Isabella Hammad in conversation with Darin Strauss as part of The New Salon. 58 W 10th St, New York, NY 10003.
  • Saturday, October 14th. 2pm: The Golden Notebook will host Lydia Davis as she discusses her book Our StrangersThe Golden Notebook, 29 Tinker St, Woodstock, NY 12498.

Interested in having an author at your store or event? Reach out!!

Upcoming Tabling Events

  • None scheduled, currently! If you want us to sell books and zines at an event, feel free to reach out!

    Microcosm at Rollercon 2023

Upcoming Trade Shows and Industry Events

Usually not open to the public, these industry events are a chance for store buyers to peruse our books, write orders, and chat about terms. We plan to either attend or exhibit at the following events. If you’ll be there too, drop us a line—we’d love to meet you.

  • October 4th through 7th at MPIBA FallCon, with Imprint Group
  • October 3rd through 5th at NEIBA Fall Conference, with Como Group
  • October 18th through 20th at Heartland Fall Forum, with Abraham Associates
    • Special event with Danny Caine, called “The Future of Bookselling”!

Planning an event and want us to be part of it (speaking, author readings, movie screenings, setting up a book and zine pop-up shop, etc.)? Let us know!!

In the Portland area? We can set up a book fair at your workplace like the ones your school used to have.