Quiet Lightning presented a show @ The Lost Church on Monday, January 4th 2016, curated by Lapo Guzzini + Joanna Lioce and featuring readings by Michael Palmer, Laura Jew, Heidi Andrea Restrepo Rhodes, Alexandra…
Quiet Lightning presented a show @ Smash Gallery on Monday, December 7th 2015, curated by Heather Bourbeau, Matt Leibel + Evan Karp and featuring readings by Lara Coley, Andrew O. Dugas, Lenore Weiss, Laura E….
Quiet Lightning 76 // sparkle + blink 65 was curated by Lapo Guzzini and Nora Toomey and held at Chez Poulet on May 4th, 2015, featuring readings by Matt Leibel » Suzannah Weiss » Maggie Tokuda-Hall » Jarvis Subia » A.G….
Quiet Lightning produced their 7th installment of Neighborhood Heroes on Thursday, August 7th 2014 at the Contemporary Jewish Museum, featuring Peter Bullen, Sarah Griffin, Lauren Traetto, Matthew Zapruder, Yiyun Li, Moneta Goldsmith, Katie…
Author of "Man Alive: A True Story of Violence, Forgiveness, and Becoming a Man," which was named a best book of 2014 by NPR and BuzzFeed, among others, Brooklyn-based Thomas Page McBee celebrates the San Francisco launch of "Amateur: The True Story About What Makes a Man," which follows his efforts, as a trans man, […]
The author of the acclaimed story collections "What the World Will Look Like When All the Water Leaves Us" and "The Isle of Youth," both shortlisted for the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award, and the novel "Find Me," presents her second novel, "The Third Hotel," which is set in Cuba and follows a widow […]
Oakland native James Cagney has been stunning crowds around the Bay Area for years with his original poems and strong voice, which needs less than two minutes to make a believer out of the casual poetry listener. Cagney celebrates the publication of his much-anticipated debut full-length collection "Black Steel Magnolias" (Nomadic Press) with a reading, […]
Green Apple hosts Ada Limón for her new poetry collection "The Carrying," which NPR has called "her best yet, a much needed shot of, if not hope, then perseverance amidst much uncertainty." Limón is author of four previous collections, including "Bright Dead Things: Poems," a finalist for the National Book Award and National Book Critics […]