Grant Faulkner shares a reading list to celebrate ALL THE COMFORT SIN CAN PROVIDE.
Tags: All the Comfort Sin Can Provide, Anais Nin, Close to the Knives, crime and punishment, David Wojnarowicz, Denis Johnson, Empire of the Senseless, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Grant Faulkner, jesus son, justin torres, Kathy Acker, Kim Addonizio, leesa cross-smith, Luster, malcolm lowry, Now We're Getting Somewhere, Ocean Vuong, On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous, Raven Leilani, Roberto Bolaño, So We Can Glow, The Diary of Anais Nin, The Savage Detectives, Under the Volcano, we the animals, What to Read When
Literary events in and around the Bay Area this week!
Tags: Amber Von Nagel, Anand Vedawala, Andrew Lam, Aqueila Lewis, Barbara Jane Reyes, Bay Area, Cadence Low, Courtenay Hameister, D.L. Lang, Daniel Mallory Ortberg, Elaine Castillo, Elaine Petrocelli, Elizabeth Rosner, Erika Snyder, Gay Degani, Grant Faulkner, Iris A Law, Ismail Muhammad, Ja Hicks, James Claffey, Jane Smiley, Jeff Williams, jennifer s. cheng, John Larison, Kamila Shamsie, Katharine Dion, Lady D, Lisa Dominguez Abraham, Lisa Locascio, Lynn Mundell, Maria Dahvana Headley, Melissa McCracken, Mia Ayumi Malhotra, Michael Krasney, Molly Giles, Nancy Stohlman, Nina Serrano, Notable San Francisco, Notable SF, Oakland, Pamela Painter, Paul Sakai, R. O. Kwon, Rahul Kanakia, Rebecca Clarren, Regina Sparrow, Roxane Gay, San Francisco, SF, Stace Budzko, Stephen Kessler, T Bone Burnett, Thaisa Frank, Tommy Orange, Wayne Goodman
Wednesday 2/15: Simone White (House Envy of All the World) reads for the Holloway Series at UC Berkeley. Free, 6:30 p.m., UC Berkeley Hearst Annex. Min Jin Lee (Pachinko) reads her novel about generations of a Korean family. Free, 7:30 p.m., The Booksmith. Thursday 2/16: The Poetry Center San Jose presents a reading at San […]
Tags: Addy Malinowski, Amy Berkowitz, Andy Dugas, Ashley M. Jones, Christine No, Dara Barnat, David Kuhnlein, Grant Faulkner, Ingred Keir and MK Chavez, Josey Rose Duncan, joyce carol oates, Katie Kitamura, Kellie Nadler, Kevin Killian, Maw Shein Win, Michael McLaughlin, Min Jin Lee, Notable San Francisco, Notable SF, Oki Sogumi, Peter Bullen, R. O. Kwon, Raina J. León, Simone White, vanessa hua, Wendy Trevino, Yaltiza Ferraras
Notable San Francisco grieves for the tragic loss of life in Oakland with the burning of Ghost Ship. Making art is a dangerous pastime, but it shouldn’t be life threatening because artists are forced by city gentrification to live on the urban fringe. We honor those lost in our hearts as we keep artistic community alive […]
Tags: Alley Cat Books, Arisa White, Black Pearl, Charles Curtis Blackwell, chloe caldwell, Christine Hale, Clive Barker, Cyrus Armajani, Daniel Redman, Dear Animal, Debbie Yie, Deep Pools, Gary Singh, ghost ship, Grace Rosario Perkins, Grant Faulkner, Ingrid Keir, Isla Ford, Janey Skinner, Jason Morris, Jonathan Cardew, Katharine Agard, Kristie Betts Letter, Kwan Booth, Margaret Rhee, Maria Fiani, Matt Hart, Michael Goorjian, MK Chavez, Mya Pindyck, Nick Johnson, Nomadic Press, Nonstop Metropolis: A New York City Atlas, Notable San Francisco, Notable SF, Oakland, Paradise Street, Paul Corman-Roberts, Rebecca Solnit, Russell Dillon, Sausalito, Sean Y Manzano, See You In The Morning Light, Shauna Hannibal, Stuart Bousel, Tongo Eisen-Martin, Truong Tran, Virgie Tovar, What Lies Beyond the Stars, Xochitl Bermejo, You’re Going to Die
What if you could spend a little bit of money to make sure that your favorite books from independent publishers—like Coffee House Press, Nouvella, Copper Canyon, Dorothy, and City Lights—turn up at your local bookstore? Small Press Distribution, the tiny non-profit that makes sure your favorite indie books are stocked on store shelves, is holding a […]
Tags: Anisse Gross, Battle of the Brains, Brian Hurley, Daniel Levin Becker, Grant Faulkner, independent booksellers, Indie publisher, Indie publishing, Lauren Traetto, Lydia Kiesling, Small Press Distribution, SPD
Jane Ciabattari, Vice President/Online of the National Book Critics Circle, and Grant Faulkner, NaNoWriMo director and
100 Word Story co-founder, talk flash fiction. ...more
Tags: 100 Word Story, BBC culture, brevity, collage, Department of Speculation, digital revolution, Dinty Moore, Evan Connell, Fissures, flash fiction, Grant Faulkner, Hemingway, hemmingway, iceberg dictum, J. Robert Lennon, James Thomas, Jane Ciabattari, Jenny Offill, joyce carol oates, Luis Jaramillo, Meg Pokrass, Mr. Bridge, Mrs. Bridge, NaNoWriMo, Nathalie Sarraute, National Book Critics Circle, National Novel Writing Month, Paul Corman-Roberts, paul strohm, Robert Olen Butler, Sportin' Jack, The Doctor's Wife, [The Flash Fiction Collective]