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Zoe Quinn: Crash Override

The indomitable gamer and author presents her newly spawned book that describes "How Gamergate (Nearly) Destroyed My Life, and How We Can Win the Fight Against Online Hate." Tue., Oct. 17, 7pm.

Nate Blakeslee: American Wolf

The author presents his multigenerational wolf saga, in conversation with Texas Monthly's Pam Colloff. Thu., Oct. 19, 7pm.

Atticus: Love Her Wild

In which the Instagram-famous writer presents his book of new and beloved poems. Fri., Oct. 20, 7pm.

Laura Wilson: Watt Matthews of Lambshead

The Texas State Historical Association presents the author and the third edition of her acclaimed work. Sat., Oct. 21, 2pm.

Hughie & Krapp's Last Tape

Actors Theatre Austin revives Eugene O'Neill's Hughie and Samuel "Hawkface" Beckett's Krapp's Last Tape, the two theatrical gems featuring Michael Stuart and Craig Kanne in the O'Neill – and Stuart all gloriously solo as the woolgathering and birthday-recording Krapp. And here's what the Chron's own Robert Faires thought of the show. Sun., Oct. 22, 6pm. Pay what you can.

David Lauterstein: Life in the Bones

The co-director of Austin's Lauterstein-Conway Massage School weaves threads of anatomy, spirituality, Asian bodywork, and the human potential movement to form this literary tapestry of the life of Fritz Smith. Sun., Oct. 22, 2pm.

Alan Jacobs: How to Think

"Thinking can force us out of familiar, comforting habits," says the celebrated cultural critic, who presents his new book here tonight. The book's helpful cover illustration features a pair of eyeglasses, please note, which our familiar and comforting habits equate with heightened intelligence – which is something people who don't need glasses don't have, of course. #notallnerds Mon., Oct. 23, 7pm.

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