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<span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>SUNDAY (Sept 15)</strong></span>
<strong>Sandy Eastoak, Third Sunday Poetry Reading & Open Mic, 12:30 p.m.: </strong>Coffee Catz, Gravenstein Station, 6761 Sebastopol Ave. (Hwy. 12), Sebastopol. Hosted by Sher & John Christian. More details, <a href="http://lusciouspoetry.typepad.com/sherlianne/" target="_blank">lusciouspoetry.typepad.com/sherlianne</a>
<strong>Dan Barth and Anita Rowell, 1: 30 p.m.:</strong> Healdsburg Literary Guild's Third Sunday Salon. Bean Affair, 1270 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg. More details, <a href="http://www.hbglitguild.org" target="_blank">www.hbglitguild.org</a>.
<strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">MONDAY (Sept. 16</span>)</strong>
<strong>Nina Schuyler, "The Translator," 7 p.m.:</strong> <em>After an accident, renowned translator Hanne Schubert loses the ability to speak her native language. Speaking only Japanese, she leaves for Japan. After a Japanese novelist accuses her of sabotaging his work, she is forced to reexamine her life, including her estranged relationship with her daughter.</em> Copperfields Books Petaluma, 140 Kentucky St., Petaluma, 762-0563, <a href="http://copperfieldsbooks.com/" target="_blank">copperfieldsbooks.com</a>.