Past events in 2017
Feb. 9, 6 pm
Eighteenth Street Lounge, 1212 18th St. NW Washington D.C. 20036
Reading for the museum of americana
With Cornelius Eady Trio, Amorak Huey, Keith Lesmeister, Sandra Marchetti
Free and open to the public.
March 9, 7:15 pm
Why There Are Words, Sausalito
Studio 333, 333 Caledonia St.
Book launch for Show Her a Flower, a Bird, a Shadow
with Harriet Chessman, Molly Giles, Glen David Gold, Stefan Kiesbye, Ethel Rohan, Sarah Stone.
March 18, 1:00 pm
Private book group talk and luncheon, Healdsburg, CA
March 23, 7:30 pm
In Conversation with Grant Faulkner
The Booksmith. 7:30 pm.
1644 Haight Street, San Francisco
April 5, 7 pm
Inside Story Time
The Make Out Room
3325 22nd Street, San Francisco
With Ethel Rohan, Jon Sindell, Amy Berkowitz, and Christine No
April 20, 7 pm
A pre-L.A. Times Festival of Books event with With Antonia Crane, Siel Ju, Paula Priamos, Rob Roberge, and emceed by Patrick O’Neil.
RSVP on the Facebook event as there will be limited access. BYOB!
DTLA at 1614 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90017
April 23, 7:30 pm
The Last Bookstore
453 S Spring St – Ground Floor, Los Angeles
In conversation with Marisa Silver
April 30, 3 pm
Stranger than Fiction
Edinburgh Castle Pub
950 Geary Blvd., San Francisco
With Ethel Rohan, Rachel Howard, Jason Bayani, Alan Black, and Jon Boilard
Frances Stroh's reading series
Sonoma County Writers Boot Camp
Discussing WTAW Press and Why There Are Words Literary Reading Series
May 7, 3 pm
Four-Eyed Frog Books
May 10, 7:45 pm
Passages on the Lake
The Terrace Room at the Lake Merritt Hotel, Oakland
May 18, 7 pm
Octopus Literary Salon
2101 Webster St #170, Oakland
Mother Lode: Women on the Topic of Mothers
with Nancy Au, Melissa Cistaro, Jacqueline Doyle, Kara Levy, Micah Perks, Monica Wesolowska, and Olga Zilberbourg.
May 19, 7 pm
At the Inkwell
Alley Cat Books in the Mission district, San Francisco
May 23, 6 pm
100 Bay Street, Sausalito, CA
In conversation with Melissa Cistaro
May 24, 6 pm
Mad Monk Books
Berkeley, Telegraph Ave in the old Cody's Books building, next to Moe's.
Reading with Robert Thomas, author of Bridge
June 4, 6 pm
Bazaar Writers Salon
5927 California Street, between 21st & 22nd Avenue
With Aamina Ahmad, Michael Shewmaker, and Shelley Wong
Hosted by Peter Kline
June 10 @ 7:30 pm
Stories on Stage, Davis
Also featuring Shawna Yang Ryan (Green Island).
7:30 p.m. at Pence Gallery, 212 D St.
Doors open at 7.
Recommended donation, $10; minimum donation, $5
June 20 @ 7:30
The Inner Loop
The Colony Club
3118 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20010
June 24 @ 7pm
White Whale Bookstore
July 9 @ 3pm
Valona Deli Second Sunday Poetry Series
Hosted by Connie Post
Valona Deli, 1323 Pomona St., Crockett, CA
July 14 @ 7pm
Peninsula Literary Reading Series
Gallery House, 320 California Ave., Palo Alto
July 16 @ 1:30pm
Healdsburg Literary Guild Third Sunday Salon
Bean Affair Coffee Shop, 1270 Healdsburg Ave., Healdsburg
July 28 @ 9am
Napa Valley Writers Conference First Books Panel
Upper Valley Campus of Napa Valley College, St. Helena, CA
August 13 @ 6pm
In Conversation with Stefan Kiesbye
Pt. Reyes Books
Pt. Reyes, CA
August 17 @ 6:30pm
Writers Forum. Flash Fiction: The Power of Writing Short
Copperfields Books, Petaulma
140 Kentucky Street, Petaluma, CA
August 29 @ 7pm
In Conversation with Rebecca Winterer about her wonderful book, The Singing Ship Folio Books
3957 24th St.
September 10 @ 3pm
Write on Mamas Salon
Is it harder to birth a child or a book? Peg Alford Pursell will moderate a panel discussion with authors on the recently published authors.
Creekside Room, Mill Valley Library