Literary events in and around the Bay Area this week!
Tags: Alec West, Anca Dragan, and Joseph Kim Philip Staley, Bay Area, Brittany Ackerman, chris anderson, Christian L. Frock, Christian Nagler, Clare Lilliston, Elinor Lipman, Eva Hagberg Fisher, George Dyson, Hadas Goshen, Irving Ruan, James Cagney, Jason Jimenez, joe loya, Joseph Kim, Kar Johnson, Katie Aymar, Keith Emmons, Laura Freymiller, Lena Nicodemus, Lisa Rosenberg, Margaret Wilkerson Sexton, Mary Burger, Matt Carney, Maw Shein Win, Michelle Schlachta, miranda mellis, Morgan Parker, Nayomi Munaweera, Notable San Francisco, Notable SF, Philip Staley, Rebecca Solnit, Rick Steves, Ron Drummond, San Francisco, San Labrador y Manzano, Sarah Fontaine, Sarah Stone, Sky Nelson-Isaacs, Tabitha Soren, Valeria Luiselli, Yangsze Choo
Saturday 1/14: Carol Becker, Luisa Greenfield, Akil Kirlew, Caroline Koebel, Mark Roth, Morgan O’Hara, and Rachel Stevens celebrate the release of the latest issue of ELSE Journal. Powerhouse, 6 p.m., free. Carrie Bennett, Aimee Harrison, Marco Maisto, Kevin Mclellan, and Travis A. Sharp read with Small Portions. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 7 p.m., free.
Tags: A. M. Homes, Aimee Harrison, Akil Kirlew, alex mar, Ali Power, Anna Pitoniak, Anton Yakovlev, Álvaro Enrigue, Ben Lasman, Bill Christophersen, Brad Lander, Brendan Walsh, Carol Becker, Caroline Koebel, Carrie Bennett, Cathy Park Hong, Chris Cheney, Cynthia Manick, D. Foy, dale peck, dennis johnson, Dove Kent, Edith Grossman, emily gould, Gay Talese, Geoffrey Cobb, Idra Novey, Insane Clown President, Jennifer Faylor, jim shepard, John R. MacArthur, Jono Tosch, Julie Carr, Karen Joy Fowler, Kevin Mclellan, leland cheuk, Leopoldine Core, Leslie Jamison, Lev Grossman, Linda Sarsour, Luisa Greenfield, Marco Maisto, Mark Roth, Mark Sundeen, matt taibbi, miranda mellis, Morgan O'Hara, Natalya Sukhonos, Natasha Wimmer, Nicole Dennis-Benn, Norman Fischer, Notable New York D Foy, Notable NYC, Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum, Rachel Stevens, Robyn Spencer, Rosset: My Life in Publishing and How I Fought Censorship, Ryan Teitman, sam allingham, Sue Landers, Thalia Field, The Futures, The Great American Song Book, The History of the Black Panther Movement, The King of Greenpoint, The Unsettlers, Travis A. Sharp, Valerie Merians, What We Do Now, William Egginton, Wren Hanks, zadie smith
Saturday 9/26: Justin Sayre talks with Tyler Coates about Husky. Powerhouse Arena, 6 p.m., free. Julie Carr, Renee Gladman, Miranda Mellis, and Laura Mullen read books from Solid Objects. A Public Space, 7 p.m., free. Sunday 9/27: Yitzhak Gormezano Goren reads the novel Alexandrian Summer and talks with Andre Aciman. 192 Books, 5 p.m., free. […]
Tags: Alejandro Zambra, Andre Aciman, bill clegg, Daniel Gumbiner, Darin Strauss, Francisco Goldman, Julie Carr, miranda mellis, New York City, notable new york, Notable NYC, renee gladman, Rosie Schaap, Valeria Luiselli
With dream-like language, Miranda Mellis’s latest book, None of This is Real, gives us a fantastical world with a haunting resemblance to our own.