Books

How to Fix the Police

A major blemish on Norm Stamper’s 33-year police career was in 1999 when, as...

Literary Pachanga with Christine Granados and Friends

Credits: Courtesy of Christine Granados Next Wednesday Pegasus Books in Berkeley will host a menagerie...

Illustoria Grows With Its Fourth Issue

The front cover of Illustoria's fourth issue, Grow. Illustoria, a magazine based out of Berkeley...

Nomadic Press Reading at Uptown

Writer and artist Truong Tran. Credits: Courtesy of Nomadic Press Nomadic Press is a nonprofit organization...

Poetry Flash at Diesel Bookstore

Poet Cathleen Calbert. Credits: Photo by Jess Duckett This Sunday at Diesel in Oakland, Andrena Zawinski...

Sweetwater Sessions at Impact Hub Oakland’s Omi Gallery

Poet Charif Shanahan. Credits: Photo by Rachel Eliza Griffiths The Sweetwater Sessions are what curator Ashara...

Pages And Party Lines at the Bay Area Book...

Mona Eltahawy and Chinaka Hodge at the 2016 Bay Area Book Festival. Credits: Courtesy of...

How City Hall Crushed Occupy Oakland

A protester on January 28, 2012, the day Occupy Oakland attempted to take over...

The Oakland Book Festival Brings Urgent Conversation Forward

Mary Roach and Jacob Ward in conversation at last year's book festival. Credits: Courtesy of...

Destruction or Peace, a Choice, at KPFA

Credits: Writer Susan Griffin. If anyone can shred the veiled valor of militarism, colonialism, terrorism,...

Brush Up on the Writings of Butler and Davis...

Credits: Courtesy of Creative Commons Photos The upcoming Oakland Book Festival features a conversation between...

Turn the Page! Book Festival

Last year, the Children’s Fairyland opened up the Turn the Page! children’s book festival....

Yaa Gyasi Returns to Berkeley a Year After Her...

Author Yaa Gyasi Credits: Michael Lionstar In her 2016 novel, Homegoing, Yaa Gyasi chronicles the progeny...

The Oakland Haiku and Jazz Festival Makes its Debut

Credits: A haigagraph by artist Linds Sanders and poet Andrew O'Dugas Whether you’re already into...
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