Bett Norris (What's Best for Jane) will discuss and sign her novel of lesbian fiction at 6 p.m. Wednesday at Bookstore1Sarasota, 1359 Main St., Sarasota.
The Tampa Bay History Center's Florida Conversations presents Tampa author Tim Dorsey (Electric Barracuda) speaking on "Florida: A Target-Rich Environment for Writers" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the center, 801 Old Water St., Tampa.
Tampa Bay Arts and Education Network hosts Bloomsday, a celebration of James Joyce, at 6 p.m. Friday at TBAE Network Studio, 703 N Willow Ave., Tampa. Tickets are $20 and include dinner, drinks, a performance by the Irish Buskers and a "Best Book You Never Read" book swap. Go to tbae.net.
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