Books To Read While Social Distancing

Okay, you're stuck in the house, but is it really that awful? OK, probably....

Doing Some Binge Reading?

Harvard Business School professor Ryan Raffaelli describes the unique value that independent booksellers provide...

Updating a Narrative of Slavery

In her new novel, The Revisioners, Oakland writer Margaret Wilkerson Sexton explores the legacy...

Why Home Ownership Has Kept Declining

Aaron Glantz knows he is lucky. Aided by family members, good timing, the color...

In Conversation with Dashka Slater

Dashka Slater In 2013, 16-year-old Richard Thomas set fire to 16-year-old...

Stewart Harvey and Larry Harvey Talk About Burning Man

Where better than Berkeley to talk about Burning Man? Larry...

A Conversation with Author Laura Ann Doyle

Credits: Photo by Laura Duldner The best thing about a collection...

A Conversation with Paul Madonna at Moes Books

Credits: Image courtesy of the artist Known for his ink-based drawings...

A Conversation with Author Larry Smith on Six Words:...

Excerpt from the book Credits: Photo courtesy of the publicist If you...

A Conversation with David Bacon

Photographs of farm workers on the border wall Credits: Photo courtesy of David Bacon In his...

Stories from a Real P.I.

Mike Spencer could have ended up the patsy in a murder...

Sixth Annual Beast Crawl Literacy Festival in Oakland

Last year's Writing Without Walls open mic. Credits: Photo courtesy of Beast Crawl Literacy ...

15th Annual Berkeley Poetry Festival at Berkeley City College

Credits: Photo courtesy Berkeley Poetry Festival Poet and scholar Dr. Naomi Helena Quiñonez...

Introducing The Black Aesthetic Collective’s Very First Publication

Credits: Courtesy of The Black Aesthetic The Black Aesthetic (TBA) series has fast become a...
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