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Calendar, Night&Day Basement Stories

Basement Stories

Curated quarterly by a quartet of USF MFA alumni, Babylon Salon seems intent on constantly upping the ante. Held in the swank Cantina's basement, which has its own bar serving fresh fruit and root cocktails, the series features a…
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Calendar, Night&Day Theatrical Report

Theatrical Report

Daniel Alarcón spent a lot of time in Peru's most notorious prison, gathering the history of the place as well as of the residents, during the writing of his second novel, At Night We Walk in Circles. The book…
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Culture, The Exhibitionist Literary Tradition Pays a Visit to S.F. with Launch Party for <i>Granta</i>

Literary Tradition Pays a Visit to S.F. with Launch Party for Granta

Literary magazine Granta is A Very Big Deal. (Writerly circles are sometimes okay with random capitalization.) Its contributors over the years include Sylvia Plath, Saul Bellow, Raymond Carver, and Milan Kundera. That the London-based quarterly has an event in San…
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Calendar, Night&Day Tradition Pays a Visit

Tradition Pays a Visit

Literary magazine Granta is A Very Big Deal. (Writerly circles are sometimes okay with random capitalization.) Its contributors over the years include Sylvia Plath, Saul Bellow, Raymond Carver, and Milan Kundera. That the London-based quarterly has an event in San…
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Culture, Stage <i>"The Future Project": Sunday Will Come</i>

"The Future Project": Sunday Will Come

Over the course of the average lifetime, a person takes around 700 million breaths. It may be the case, as the axiom goes, that "life isn't measured by how many breaths you take, but by how many moments take your…
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Calendar, Night&Day Always on a Sunday

Always on a Sunday

"The Future Project: Sunday Will Come" is a collaboration among many people, mainly actor-writer Sean San Jose and dancer Erika Chong Shuch. The performance involves semi-experimental danced and spoken meditations on the future, which reminds us of some Neko Case…
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Calendar, Night&Day You Win!

You Win!

The National Book Critics Circle consists of nearly 800 book reviewers who present awards each year to the best books in five categories. Nearly 100 members hail from the Bay Area, so the NBCC has tapped S.F. to host the…
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