Why There Are Words Presents: Origins and Destinations

Why There Are Words Presents: Origins and Destinations

There’s no better place to begin and end your Thursday evening than with Why There Are Words on June 13, 2019, at Studio 333 in…

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Women at the Edges: Books About Women Breaking Creative Boundaries

Women at the Edges: Books About Women Breaking Creative Boundaries

Kristin Kaye, Bridget Quinn, and Beth Winegarner write about women breaking creative boundaries in music, art, drama, and competitive bodybuilding in their nonfiction books IRON…

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Why There Are Words Presents: Strange

Why There Are Words Presents: Strange

Aren’t the strangest experiences often the most relatable—the most memorable? Join Why There Are Words on May 9, 2019, at Studio 333 in Sausalito for…

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The Saint Mary’s College of California MFA in Creative Writing : Graduate Student Reading

The Saint Mary’s College of California MFA in Creative Writing : Graduate Student Reading

Join the SMC MFA program on May 7, 2019, at the SMC campus in Moraga, for a night of electrifying readings from our very own…

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Bronze Age Greece: Mycenaeans & the Origins of Western Civilization

Bronze Age Greece: Mycenaeans & the Origins of Western Civilization

May 3, 7:30-9:30pm, and May 4, 10am-4pm Humanities West brings together a panel of noted scholars to present talks uncovering the Mycenaean story, from ancient…

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Tony Perrottet: Cuba Libre! Che, Fidel, and the Improbable Revolution

Tony Perrottet: Cuba Libre! Che, Fidel, and the Improbable Revolution

KPFA Radio 94.1 FM presents: TONY PERROTTET CUBA LIBRE! Che, Fidel, and the Improbable Revolution that Changed World History Advance tickets: $12: T: 800-838-3006 or…

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Why There Are Words Presents: Familiar

Why There Are Words Presents: Familiar

Join Why There Are Words on April 11, 2019, at Studio 333 in Sausalito for a familiarly spectacular night of readings as six acclaimed authors…

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Why There Are Words Presents: Witness

Why There Are Words Presents: Witness

Join Why There Are Words on March 14, 2019, at Studio 333 in Sausalito and bear witness to a spectacular evening of readings, as six…

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Tangled Paths: True Stories from Latin America

Tangled Paths: True Stories from Latin America

Join us for an evening with local nonfiction authors Mary Jo McConahay and Chris Feliciano Arnold, spanning World War II to the modern Amazon basin,…

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Noe Valley Authors Festival

Noe Valley Authors Festival

The 5th Noe Valley Authors Festival will feature local authors like best-selling novelist Cara Black, award-winning historian and war correspondent Mary Jo McConahay, children’s book…

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Why There Are Words Presents: Somewhere Else

Why There Are Words Presents: Somewhere Else

Ever feel like being somewhere else? There’s no better place to be than with Why There Are Words on February 14, 2019, at Studio 333…

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Robert B. Reich: The Common Good

Robert B. Reich: The Common Good

KPFA Radio 94.1 FM presents Robert B. Reich The Common Good Hosted by Kathryn Horsley advance tickets: $12: T: 800-838-3006 or independent bookstores, $15 door,…

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Why There Are Words Presents a Special Celebration: WTAW 9th Anniversary!

Why There Are Words Presents a Special Celebration: WTAW 9th Anniversary!

Join Why There Are Words on January 10, 2019, at Studio 333 in Sausalito for a special celebration: Our 9th anniversary! A spectacular line up…

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Why There Are Words Presents: Ultimate

Why There Are Words Presents: Ultimate

Join Why There Are Words on December 13, 2018, at Studio 333 in Sausalito when eight acclaimed authors read from their works to help us…

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Why There Are Words Presents: Authors from Nothing Short of 100, with Special Guest R.O. Kwon

Why There Are Words Presents: Authors from Nothing Short of 100, with Special Guest R.O. Kwon

Join Why There Are Words on November 8, 2018, at Studio 333 in Sausalito when authors from the anthology Nothing Short of 100 will read, along with very special…

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Odd Mondays "Central America: Why the Surge in Asylum Seekers?"

Odd Mondays “Central America: Why the Surge in Asylum Seekers?”

We have all seen the horrific recent images of children separated from parents at the U.S.-Mexico border and heard stories of people from Central American…

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Why There Are Words Presents a Special Celebration: WTAW Press Book Launch with Very Special Guests

Why There Are Words Presents a Special Celebration: WTAW Press Book Launch with Very Special Guests

Join Why There Are Words on October 11, 2018, at Studio 333 in Sausalito for a special celebration when our WTAW Press authors Sarah Stone and Angela Mitchell will read…

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Why There Are Words Sausalito Presents: A Collaboration with Black Lawrence Press

Why There Are Words Sausalito Presents: A Collaboration with Black Lawrence Press

Join Why There Are Words in Sausalito September 13, 2018, at Studio 333 when the following five authors from Black Lawrence Press will read, along with special…

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