Literary events and readings in and around the Bay Area this week!
Tags: Ariel Gore, Bay Area, Caille Millner, Charlotte Shane, Claire Marvel, Davey Davis, Don Share, Edie Dillon, Fred Sasaki, Gillian Conoley, Gwen Heistand, Jane Hirshfield, Jeffrey Eugenides, John Hodgman, julia serano, Laura Frost, Lucy Jane Bledsoe, Maxine Chernoff, Notable San Francisco, Notable SF, Peggy Reskin, Peter Gajdics, Rahawa Haile, San Francisco, Sarah Juniper Rabkin, Steven Winn, Thomas Lowe Fleischner, Zoé Samudzi
If you can make only one event this week, don’t miss the Oakland Book Festival on Sunday, 5/21. This all-day festival features more than 100 writers, 50 panels, and lots of tabling and networking. And, The Rumpus will be there! Wednesday 5/17: Rakesh Satyal (Lambda Award winner for Blue Boy) reads from his new novel, No One Can […]
Tags: Alejandro Murguia, Alfredo Gomez, Amber Flame, Andrew Murphy, angela davis, Anisse Gross, Arisa White, Arlie Hochschild, Battlefield, Brian Laidlaw, Chitto Cuellar, Danielle Allen, David Kubrin, Denise Benavides, Dottie Payne, Edward King, Esmé Weijun Wang, Fourteen Hills, Francisco Orrego, Gary Graves, Gordon Ball, Greek tragedy, Ishmael Reed, Jack Hirschman, Jeff Chang, Jen Sullivan Brych, Judith Butler, Ken Waldman, Lark Omura, Laura Albert, lauren groff, Lorraine Lupo, madison smartt bell, Mahnaz Badhihian, Maurissa Thompson, Mauro Fortissimo, Medeya Ocher, Mistah F.A.B, Notable San Francisco, Oakland Book Festival, Oedipus Rex, Peter Brooks, Peter Gajdics, Rakesh Satyal, Rosemary Manno, Samantha Giles, San Francisco, Sarah Ladipo Manyika, Sarah Menefee, Sheryl Oring, Stuart Bousel, Sylvia Chan, Teri Lee Kline, Tiffany Higgins, Tongo Eisen-Martin, Trey Amos, Trisha Low, Twins, Wendy Brown
Monday 5/15: Bianca Bosker discusses and signs Cork Dork: A Wine-Fueled Adventure Among the Obsessive Sommeliers, Big Bottle Hunters, and Rogue Scientists Who Taught Me to Live. 7 p.m. at Book Soup. Tuesday 5/16: Brown Paper Press and Peter Gajdics celebrates the release of his new memoir, The Inheritance of Shame. 7 p.m. at Fingerprints.
Tags: Adrienne Herr, Aisha Sasha John, Alan Felsenthal, Alix Vollum, Amanda Choo Quan, Barbara Blatt, Bianca Bosker, brian evenson, David Rocklin, David Ulin, Dayton Castleman, Duane Swierczynski, Ellen Sander, Eric Beetner, Gian Sardar, Graeme Simsion, Guy Delisle, Hari Bhajan Khalsa, Henry Hoke, Hilda Weiss, Ibarionex Perello, Jake Gerhardt, Jane Gregory, Janet Sarbanes, janice lee, Jeff VanderMeer, Jennifer Finney Boylan, Jim Pons, Jon Hess, Josh Stallings, Julia Ingalls, Kate Maruyama, Kayla Ephros, Kim Calder, Kit Reed, L.A., los angeles, Mariano Zaro, Mat Callahan, Michel Stone, Nick Kaminsky, Nina Rota, Nolan Knight, Notable L.A., notable los angeles, Pat Thomas, Peter Gajdics, Rachel Kann, Rachel Nagelberg, Rakesh Satyal, Rob Bell, Sara Finnerty, Sarah Maclay, Sharon Rudahl, Stephen Beachy, SW Lauden, Terre Richards, Thomas Pluck, Xochitl-Julisa Bermejo