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Calendar, Night&Day More, Always More

More, Always More

If your (likely complicated) enthusiasm for William Burroughs is not yet sated by Yony Leyser’s tremendous documentary William S. Burroughs: A Man Within, you are in great, filthy luck. Local composer Erling Wold is mounting his lauded chamber opera production…
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Calendar, Night&Day Kev and Ky: A Literary Life

Kev and Ky: A Literary Life

The writings of Kevin Killian have garnered appreciation from the Bay Area gay literary universe and beyond (count Dennis Cooper, Susie Bright, and Wayne Koestenbaum among his admirers) for many years, charming readers with experimental and arresting meditations on the…
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Calendar, Night&Day It’s Raining Amens

It’s Raining Amens

As all good fetishists know, God and the erotic are two great tastes that taste great together. There’s an especially sweet place in heaven, however, for those who grow up Roman Catholic and queer. In their anthology Queer and Catholic,…
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Culture, Art The anger and the ecstasy of Kiki revisited

The anger and the ecstasy of Kiki revisited

In the summer of 1993, San Francisco was not a happy place. Ravaged by AIDS and crushed by a slumping economy, the city was full of people stuck in the dark gloom of waiting — waiting for a diagnosis, waiting…
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Calendar, Night&Day I Can't Feel My Face?

I Can't Feel My Face?

Drug trip stories, like stories about car accidents or bad dates, make great icebreakers. Maybe that's why Cliff Hengst and Scott Hewicker's newest project, Good Times: Bad Trips, feels so intimate. The book melds chatty freak-out stories from contributors such…
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Calendar, Night&Day Dramatic Readings

Dramatic Readings

Legend has it that Allen Ginsberg's career officially began in October 1955 with his groundbreaking reading of "Howl" at the former Six Gallery. The unprecedented performance not only established the Bay Area as a prime destination for "wanna-beats," but also…
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