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November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
featuring a quartet of local authors: Joey Garcia, fiction writer Elizabeth James, essayist Jane Anne Staw, and Shelley Blanton-Stroud, plus music TBA.
THERE (THe Eastbay Reading Extravaganza) is a reading series showcasing emerging and established writers from Oakland and Berkeley, with the occasional San Franciscan. Doug hosts it on the third Friday of each month at Octopus Literary Salon in Uptown Oakland. It also features a live original musical performance by a local musical artist at “halftime” of each month’s reading, and Doug’s famous original LitQuiz literary trivia contest. It’s from 7:00-9:00pm. THERE has been putting the there back in Oakland since 2015!