WAYNE KOESTENBAUM, author of two books of poetry and winner of a Whiting Writer's Award, will read from his work at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, at the Finch Lane Gallery, 54 Finch Lane. A reception will follow the reading. Call 596-5000 for information.
- THE CITY ART READING SERIES continues this week with a reading at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at the Mount Tabor Lutheran Church, 175 S. 700 East. Lance Cole will read poetry and Bill Coles will read prose.- ELIZABETH BERG, author of "Talk Before Sleep" and "Range of Motion," will lead a book-club discussion of her latest novel, "The Pull of the Moon," at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at A Woman's Place Bookstore in Foothill Village. Reservations required. Call 583-6431.
- DR. CARLA HANNAFORD, author of "Smart Moves: Why Learning Isn't All in Your Head," will be at the Barnes & Noble book store in downtown Salt Lake City on Thursday, May 23, from 7-9 p.m. Call 524-0089.
- JAMIE GARCIA TERRES, a noted Mexican poet and essayist deeply involved in Mexican national affairs, has died in Mexico City of complications from a heart illness. He was 71. Garcia Terres was an ambassador to Greece from 1965 to 1968, served as an administrator and magazine editor at the Institute of Fine Arts from 1948 to 1953, and published several works of poetry and literary criticism.
- Associated Press