Meet an Author This Week

Visit your San Francisco neighborhood bookstore to meet one of these authors scheduled for readings and discussions in October.

Reyna Grande at The Bindery: October 3


Mexican author Reyna Grande, who walked across the border at age nine looking for her parents and a home, celebrates her new memoir, “A Dream Called Home,” at The Bindery. She’s joined in conversation by Carolina De Robertis (“The Gods of Tango”).  See details.

John Sims at City Lights Bookstore: October 4


Multi-media conceptual artist, writer and activist John Sims visits City Lights to celebrate the release of his video poem chapbook, A Blazing Grace and the AfroDixieRemixes: The San Francisco Session.  See more.


Olga Tokarczuk and Jennifer Croft at Green Apple Books on the Park: October 4


Winners of the 2018 Man Booker International Prize, Polish author Olga Tokarczuk and translator Jennifer Croft visit San Francisco to discuss “Flights,” a hard-to-classify work that spans centuries and interweaves reflections on travel with an in-depth exploration of human anatomy.  Learn more.

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