An Evening with Alicia Garza

Virtual

Oneof the country's leading organizers and a co-creator of Black Lives Matter, Alicia Garza's work has helped shape the discourse on activism and empowerment for...

$20.

Virtual Event: Tiphanie Yanique and Edwidge Danticat

Green Apple Books 9th Avenue 1231 9th Avenue, San Francisco, CA

Join us on Thursday, October 21st at 6pm PT when Tiphanie Yanique discusses her novel, Monster in the Middle, with Edwidge Danticat on Zoom! Zoom Registration Praise for Monster...

Free

Chef Bryant Terry

The Commons, KQED Headquarters 2601 Mariposa Street, San Francisco

Chef Bryant Terry joins "Check Please! Bay Area" Producer Cecilia Phillips to discuss his new book, Black Food, which explores Black foodways around the U.S....

$15

9th Ave: Teresa K. Miller with Roxane Beth Johnson and Jenny Qi

Green Apple Books 9th Avenue 1231 9th Avenue, San Francisco, CA

Join us on Friday, October 22nd at 7pm PT when Teresa K. Miller is joined by fellow poets Roxane Beth Johnson and Jenny Qi to celebrate her collection, Borderline Fortune, at...

Free

Reza Azlan and Jessica Jackley

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA

Friday, October 29, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Join Reza Aslan and Jessica Jackley for a conversation on empathy and community. The two are partners in...

$36

Lauren Groff

Wednesday, November 3, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Lauren Groff is the author of six books of fiction, the most recent the novel...

$36

Jelani Cobb

Friday, November 5, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Jelani Cobb is a historian, a professor of journalism at Columbia University, and has been...

$36

Natashia Deón & Rebecca Solnit

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA

Friday, November 19, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Natashia Deón is a 2017 NAACP Image Award Nominee and author of the...

Free

Tongo Eisen-Martin

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA

Wednesday, December 15, 2021 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Tongo Eisen-Martin is the current poet laureate of San Francisco. He is the author of Heaven...

$36

Black Joy Books and Resources for Youth

Virtual

San Francisco Public Library and the San Francisco Unified School District youth librarians team up to talk about Black Joy. Join BIPOC librarians Rachel Fiege...

Free

9th Ave: Tobey Hiller with Thaisa Frank

Green Apple Books 9th Avenue 1231 9th Avenue, San Francisco, CA

Join us on Wednesday, February 16th at 7pm PT when Tobey Hiller is joined by Thaisa Frank to celebrate her latest book, Flight Advice: a fabulary, at 9th Ave! Mask...

Free

Virtual Event: Sheila Heti with Elif Batuman

online CA

Join us on Friday, February 18th at 6pm PT when Sheila Heti is joined virtually by Elif Batuman to celebrate the release of her latest novel, Pure Colour! Presented in...

$31.00

Virtual Event: Emily Maloney with Alex Marzano-Lesnevich

online CA

Join us on Monday, February 21st at 6pm PT when Emily Maloney celebrates her book, Cost of Living, with Alex Marzano-Lesnevich on Zoom! Zoom Registration Praise for Cost of Living...

Free

9th Ave: Isaac Fellman with Charlie Jane Anders

Green Apple Books 9th Avenue 1231 9th Avenue, San Francisco, CA

Join us on Tuesday, February 22nd at 7pm PT when Isaac Fellman celebrates the launch of his new novel, Dead Collections, with Charlie Jane Anders at 9th Ave! This event...

Free

Kristi Yamaguchi with Forum

The Commons, KQED Headquarters 2601 Mariposa Street, San Francisco

Bay Area native, Olympic gold medalist and Dancing with the Stars winner, Kristi Yamaguchi, joins Forum to talk figure skating, the winter Olympics, life after...

$10

Alphabet Rockers, You Are Not Alone

Virtual

Listen as the Grammy-nominated team read You Are Not Alone, a debut picture book that empowers kids to love their beautiful selves, celebrate their identities,...

Free

Faux Queen: A Life in Drag with Fauxnique

The Commons, KQED Headquarters 2601 Mariposa Street, San Francisco

Iconic Bay Area drag artist and choreographer Monique Jenkinson, better known to many as Fauxnique, joins host Peaches Christ for an evening of stories from...

$10

Richard Powers

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA

Monday, April 25, 2022 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS Richard Powers is the author of thirteen novels, including the 2019 novel The Overstory, which won the...

$36

An Evening with Neil Gaiman

Sydney Goldstein Theater 275 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA

Tuesday, May 3, 2022 7:30pm Pacific Time Venue: Sydney Goldstein Theater TICKETS “Gaiman is, simply put, a treasure-house of story, and we are lucky to have...

$49

Migrant Futures: Undocumented Poets Series

Medicine For Nightmares 3036th 24th Street, San Francisco, CA

Poetry, performance, and conversation with curator and host Javier O. Huerta featuring: Jennif(f)er Tamayo + Aline Mello + Alan Pelaez Lopez Thursday May 5 Doors...

Free

Migrant Futures: Undocumented Poets Series

Medicine For Nightmares 3036th 24th Street, San Francisco, CA

Poetry, performance, and conversation with curator and host Javier O. Huerta featuring: Javier Zamora + Gladys Wangeci Gitau-Damaskos + Yosimar Reyes Friday May 6 Doors...