Monday 3/11: Cafe Royale’s free stand-up night, featuring Kelly Anneken, Josef Antolin, Ryan Cronin, Anita Driesberg, and Brendan Lynch, joined by fellow local funny people. Free, 7pm.
Tuesday 3/12: Do you love San Francisco? And wait, do you love literature? How about formerly abandoned, beautiful old buildings repurposed to house a city museum? The SF Historical Society hosts A Literary Love Affair with San Francisco, at the recently reopened Old Mint, and its $10. 7:30pm.
Wednesday 3/13: Christian Kiefer and Panio Gianopoulos are at Booksmith to read from their recent releases, Infinite Tides and A Familiar Beast. Free, 7pm.
Thursday 3/14: San Francisco on-the-cheap mainstay Broke-Ass Stuart joins fellow local legends Woody LaBounty, and Laureano Faed for Hooch, Harlots & History: Vice in San Francisco. Featuring live music and rare archival footage. 7pm, $10, FlipSide.
Saturday 3/16: It’s that time of year again: the Anarchist Book Fair is happening all weekend. For the politics, or the art, or in support of the old-school and independent media makers of our town, check out this SF annual spring tradition.