Notable San Francisco: 4/4–4/10


Wednesday 4/4:  Pandemonium Press presents “On the Road Again.” Free, 7 p.m., Octopus Literary Salon (Oakland).

“Facades Everywhere.” Free, 7:30 p.m., The Bindery (SF).

YA author Jenn Polish reads from her new book Lunav. Free, 6:30 p.m., Laurel Bookstore (Oakland).

Thursday 4/5: City Lights presents poet Henri Cole reading from his newest book Orphic Paris. $15, 7 p.m., Mechanics Institute Library (SF).

Wolfman 4th Anniversary Party. Free, 7 p.m., E.M. Wolfman Books (Oakland).

You’re Going to Die: Poetry, Prose, and Everything Goes. $10, 7:30 p.m., The Lost Church (SF). 

Monday 4/9: Ijeoma Oluo discusses her debut book So You Want to Talk About Race. Free, 7:30 p.m., Pegasus Books (Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley).

Tuesday 4/10: Perfectly Queer presents a reading for National Poetry Month. Free, 7 p.m., Dog Eared Books Castro (SF).

Yang Huang reads from her new story collection My Old Faithful. Free, 7:30 p.m., The Bindery (SF).

Release party for Rachel Levin’s new book Look Big: And Other Tips for Surviving Animal Encounters of All Kinds. Free, 7:30 p.m., Green Apple Books on the Park (SF).

Maw Shein Win reads from her new book of poetry Invisible Gifts. 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 →