Weekly literary calendar
The Traveling Bonfires showcases poetry at Malaprop’s Bookstore/Café, 55 Haywood St., Asheville, 7 p.m. Call 254-6734.
The Indie Poets return to Osondu Booksellers for an evening of verse, followed by open mic reading, at 184 N. Main St., Waynesville, 7 p.m. Call 456-8062.
Award-winning poet Stephen Holt reads from his new collection, “Elegy for September,” at City Lights Bookstore, 3 E. Jackson St., Sylva, 7:30 p.m. Call 586-9499.