neighborhood heroes: june 4 @ the contemporary jewish museum

For our annual Neighborhood Heroes show, we are proud to present, on Thursday, June 4th @ the Contemporary Jewish Museum:   Brenda Hillman is the author of nine full-length collections from Wesleyan University Press, the most recent of which are Practical Water (2009), winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Award, and Seasonal Works with Letters on Fire (2013), which received  the Read More

free show @ chez poulet may 4

Begin transmission> Lapo Guzzini and Nora Toomey have put together the next literary mmmmm-ixtape >>>> Matt Leibel Suzannah Weiss Maggie Tokuda-Hall Jarvis Subia A.G. Moore Hugh Behm-Steinberg Peter Bullen Alicia Franco Alexander Peterson Sean Taylor Tim Donnelly Christopher Dizon Daniel Riddle Rodriguez Patricia Caspers all appearing live and in person at Chez Poulet HQ for the Read More

mercury cafe on apr 6, chemical wedding apr 12

Delighted to announce our readers for April 6 @ Mercury Cafe, curated by Josey Rose and Spencer Kaidi: Jenny Qi Xiaojuan Shu Jessica Hahn Nova Reeves Jill Tydor Miguel Espinoza Jr. Sue Mell MK Chavez Townsend Walker Latif Harris Lyndsey Ellis Carolyn Murphy sPARKLE & bLINK for the first 100 earthlings, no proof required! $7-10, all ages, no Read More

storm market st. march 2, free beer

We’re headed to WeWork Golden Gate on Monday, March 2nd, and hot abomunists do we have a show for you! Melissa Tan Emily Kiernan Emily Drevets L.J. Moore Katie Aliferis Apollo Papafrangou Cassandra Dallett Annelyse Gelman Jessica Hahn Siamak Vossoughi Jeffrey Kingman Sean Taylor curated byAlexandra Kostoulas + Evan Karp (whoever that is), this show: Monday, March Read More

chemical wedding on feb 15 / submissions for mar 2 / recap from viracocha / visual art + film

If you’ve missed the first three shows in our new series Chemical Wedding, now’s the time to do yourself a solid: February 15th @ The Emerald Tablet: readings by Sarah Griffin, Juliana Delgado Lopera, Bill Hughes + Nora Toomey music by AlphaDog (Kristina Dutton and Teddy Rankin-Parker) +Taylor Jacobs! Get advance tickets for $5-20; no one turned away, all tickets Read More

viracocha + water under the bridge

Join us Monday, February 2nd at Viracocha for a literary mixtape curated by Sean Taylor and Evan Karp: Rebecca Foust Nayomi Munaweera Jill Kolongowski Pablo Baeza Shideh Etaat Peter Bullen Suzannah Weiss Alexander Peterson Jon Sindell Suzannah Weiss Kristina Ten Ari Moskowitz Rachel Bublitz    7:30pm, doors at 7 • Viracocha, 998 Valencia @ 21st RSVP | Get Read More