Notable San Francisco: 3/28–4/3


Wednesday 3/28: Zachary Lazar reads from his new novel, Vengeance, with special guests The Kitchen Sisters. Free, 7 p.m., City Lights (SF).

Perfectly Queer East Bay presents “Lesbian Romance Novels.” Free, 7 p.m., Laurel Bookstore (Oakland).

Towne Center Books presents Ally Carter. Free, 6 p.m., Livermore Public Library.

The End of the End of the World Cabaret: readings from three local authors. Free, 7 p.m., The Green Arcade (SF).

Australian poet Courtney Peppernell reads from her collection Pillow Thoughts. Free, 7:30 p.m., The Bindery (SF).

Thursday 3/29: The Center for the Art of Translation presents novelist Veronica Gerber Bicecci and translator Christina MacSweeney discussing Bicecci’s novel Empty Set. Free, 7:30 p.m., Green Apple Books on the Park (SF).

Saturday 3/31: Diana Khoi Nguyen reads from her new collection of poetry, Ghost Of. Free, 7:30 p.m., Green Apple Books on the Park (SF).

Lunada Literary Lounge: a bilingual full moon literary ritual and performance. $5, 7 p.m., Galeria de la Raza (SF).

Café Society presents 4th Friday: Storytelling/Reading + Art. Free, 7 p.m., Kaleidoscope Coffee (Point Richmond). 

Sunday 4/1: Bazaar Writer’s Salon hosted by Peter Kline. Free, 6 p.m., Bazaar Café (SF).

Kids story time and crafts. Free, 10 a.m., Kaleidoscope Coffee (Point Richmond).

Monday 4/2: Legacy of Poetry Festival with Javier Zamora. Free, 4 p.m., Martin Luther King Library (San Jose).

Tuesday 4/3: Kaya Press presents Sesshu Foster and Max Yeh. Free, 7 p.m., City Lights (SF).


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Chuy Haugen Mendeola is a half-rural freelance writer based in Berkeley, California who spends as much time sitting on the bumper of their pickup as they do in the library. More from this author →