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Calendar, Night&Day Basement Poetry

Basement Poetry

If the phrase "poetry in a public basement" is enough to get you going, you'll be delighted to learn of Babylon Salon's quarterly series in the swank Cantina, a Latin-inspired bar that makes all-fresh handcrafted cocktails and has an…
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Calendar, Night&Day Go the F**k to This

Go the F**k to This

Love it or hate it, graffiti is here to stay. In recent years, graffiti artists such as Shepard Fairey and S.F. locals Barry McGee and Mike Giant have found acceptance in the contemporary art world, shaking off the popular assumption…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Video of the Day: The Write Way to Die

Video of the Day: The Write Way to Die

Literary Death Match -- the adjudicated reading series that hugs the obscure middle ground between Sartre's The Roads to Freedom trilogy and America's Got Talent. Created by Adrian Todd Zuniga, Literary Death Match has long been a part of Litquake's…
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Calendar, Night&Day To the Death!

To the Death!

Literary Death Match -- the adjudicated reading series that hugs the obscure middle ground between Sartre’s The Roads to Freedom trilogy and America’s Got Talent. Created by Adrian Todd Zuniga, Literary Death Match has long been a part of Litquake’s…
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Calendar, Night&Day Snakes on a Plane, Etc.

Snakes on a Plane, Etc.

Last Spring, the screams began, issuing from the playgrounds, the Whole Foods, the preschool drop-off curbs: Someone wrote something called Go the F**k to Sleep. “I should have thought of that! Why didn’t I think of that? Why didn’t you…
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Culture, Books "Go the Fuck to Sleep": Profane Kids' Book for Adults

"Go the Fuck to Sleep": Profane Kids' Book for Adults

Not all of them will admit it, but most authors want their books to become Amazon bestsellers. Being an Amazon bestseller before even being published seems like a lot to ask. Being a prepublication Amazon bestseller that wasn't even supposed…
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Calendar, Night&Day Can We All Just Be Grey?

Can We All Just Be Grey?

Adam Mansbach's novel Angry Black White Boy must have pissed off a lot of people at first. It features a protagonist who pretty much only hates other white people more than he hates himself for being white instead of black.…
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Calendar, Night&Day Grey Areas

Grey Areas

Adam Mansbach's novel Angry Black White Boy must have pissed off a lot of people at first. It features a protagonist who not only hates himself for being white instead of black, but who also hates other white people even…
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Calendar, Night&Day Hip Hop Summit

Hip Hop Summit

If only all author appearances could go as well as Adam Mansbach's appearance will go tonight. We’re serious: It'll go well. Not just because he is a critically acclaimed author with a provocatively titled new book, The End of the…
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Calendar, Urban Experience Race Relationships

Race Relationships

WED 6/15 In a recent interview, Adam Mansbach confessed that his publishers originally wanted his novel, Angry Black White Boy, or the Miscegenation of Macon Detornay, to be called American Wigger. Mansbach surmised that his book might have sold a…
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