Wednesday 8/1: The Last Word hosted by Tracey Knapp. Free, 7 p.m., Bazaar Café (SF).
Release party for Issue 22 of Catamaran Literary Reader. Free, 6:30 p.m., Bookshop Santa Cruz.
Thursday 8/2: Opening reception for the Pilipinx American Library with readings hosted by Invocation to Daughters author Barbara Jane Reyes. Free with museum admission, 6:30 p.m., Asian Art Museum (SF).
Poets Martín Espada, Lauren Marie Schmidt, and Gary Soto. Free, 7:30 p.m., Moe’s Books (Berkeley).
Onnesha Roychoudhuri discusses her book The Marginalized Majority: Claiming Our Power in a Post-Truth America. Free, 7 p.m., East Bay Booksellers (Oakland).
Friday 8/3: Oakland First Fridays readings and music. $10 (NOTAFLOF), 7 p.m., Nomadic Press (Oakland).
Saturday 8/4: The Lampshade Series. Free, 7:30 p.m., Nomadic Press (Oakland).
Sunday 8/5: Kids story and craft time. Free, 10 a.m., Kaleidoscope Coffee (Point Richmond).
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