Virtual Event: Lauren Oyler and Anna Wiener

JOIN US ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 22 AT 6PM PT WHEN LAUREN OYLER IS JOINED BY ANNA WIENER TO DISCUSS HER DEBUT NOVEL, FAKE ACCOUNTS, ON ZOOM! Zoom Login...

Tanya Selvaratnam – Assume Nothing (Virtual Event)

In Assume Nothing, award-winning filmmaker Tanya Selvaratnam bravely recounts the intimate abuse she suffered from former New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, using her story...

Book Launch Pajama Party with Mitali Perkins

Join us for a special pajama party with local author Mitali Perkins and her dog to celebrate the launch of Mitali's new picture book, Home is in Between!...

VIRTUAL EVENT: Heather McGhee, The Sum of Us

VIRTUAL EVENT: Bookshop Santa Cruz, in partnership with The Humanities Institute at UC Santa Cruz, Marcus Books, and the NAACP Santa Cruz County Branch, present author Heather McGhee...

Daphne A. Brooks

discussing her new book Liner Notes for the Revolution: The Intellectual Life of Black Feminist Sound published by Belknap Press / Harvard University Press ----------...

Lidia Yuknavich in conversation with Lance Olsen

reading from their work and talking about literature Lidia Yuknavich celebrates the paperback release of Verge: stories published by Riverhead Books Named one of the Best...

HIGH DAWN 6: LAWRENCE / LEUNG / LOU / BASU

Zoom

Small Press Traffic and UC Berkeley Poetry Colloquium present the sixth installment of HIGH DAWN, a reading series featuring poets and musicians from the Bay...

Free

Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow on Instagram IGTV

reading Your Name is a Song.  "This lovely celebration of African American culture, featuring a Muslim family, offers a fresh way to look at the tradition...

Sesshu Foster with Arturo Ernesto Romo

celebrating the book launch of ELADATL: A History of the East Los Angeles Dirigible Air Transport Lines published by City Lights Books ---------- This is...

Nomadic Press’ Virtual Open Mic #57

online

90 minutes 30 readers 3 minutes each On Zoom! FREE AND ALL WELCOME! Sign up to read here: https://forms.gle/4nYSi5fLNyo229Lj9 If you enjoy spaces like this...

Free – $200

High Dawn 7: Ahsan / Montes / Low / Dennis

online

Presented in partnership with UC Berkeley Poetry Colloquium RSVP for Zoom link: spt-march.eventbrite.com Bahaar Ahsan is a poet in the Bay Area. Bahaar’s work is...

Free

Ismail Muhammad & Marie Mutsuki Mockett

online

Wednesday, May 5, 2021, 2:00pm via Zoom Ismail Muhammad is the reviews editor for The Believer, a staff writer at the Millions, a contributing editor at ZYZZYVA, and a board member at...

Free

Special Presentation: Anne Lamott

This event is online. A constant reader favorite with over a dozen bestsellers to her name, there’s one Bay Area author who has earned an...

Patricia Lockwood in conversation with Sheila Heti

online

City Arts & Lectures presents: Patricia Lockwood in conversation with Sheila Heti Monday, March 1, 2021 6:00pm Pacific Time KQED Broadcast: 03/14/2021, 03/16/2021, 03/17/2021 TICKETS This event...

$29

Virtual Event: Gabriela Garcia

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH LITQUAKE JOIN US ON THURSDAY, APRIL 8 AT 5PM PT WHEN GABRIELA GARCIA DISCUSSES HER DEBUT NOVEL, OF WOMEN AND SALT! A PART OF LITQUAKE'S EPICENTER...

Cassandra Clare with Holly Black

This event is online. Webinar access comes with a signed copy of Chain of Iron  We are absolutely thrilled to welcome New York Times and USA Today...

TICKETED VIRTUAL EVENT: Mari Andrew, My Inner Sky

TICKETED VIRTUAL EVENT: Bestselling author and illustrator Mari Andrew will be in conversation with award-winning journalist and producer Noor Tagouri about Andrew's new book, My Inner Sky, a...

Viet Thanh Nguyen in conversation with Laila Lalami

Viet Thanh Nguyen in conversation with Laila Lalami Bay Area Book Festival in conjunction with City Lights and Grove Atlantic Press celebrate the release of Viet Thanh Nguyen's new...