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9/9/2016

  San Francisco won the lottery in 1987. That’s when gallerist and curator... More»

9/8/2016

  Mauro Javier Cardenas bursts onto the literary scene with his debut novel, ... More»

9/8/2016

  It’s fall: time to put down your beach-companion paperbacks and delve into something weightier. So curl up by the fire, or—hell,... More»

9/7/2016

  Economic inequality. Police brutality. A deep-seated mistrust of the state apparatus. If the central issues surrounding the founding of the... More»

9/6/2016

  Get ready for some serious buzz surrounding East Bay director Justin Tipping, whose debut feature, ... More»

9/2/2016

  The San Francisco Opera opens its 2016–17 season this fall under newly installed general director Matthew Shilvock,... More»

8/31/2016

  Follow the lead of Oakland’s Elizabeth Rynecki and her hotly anticipated nonfiction debut, Chasing Portraits (Penguin Random... More»

8/30/2016

1. Which best describes your relationship with booze and drugs? a... More»

8/24/2016

  Last year, painter Brion Nuda Rosch went on a months-long crawl of Bay Area art studios, spending a total of 250 hours meeting with 100 local... More»

8/17/2016

  For his latest documentary, Lo and Behold, Werner Herzog, the man who made us think differently about cave paintings, steamboat... More»

8/12/2016

  They may have left us behind for New York City and Hollywood, but these three locally raised performers—all blowing up this summer... More»

8/10/2016

  Listen to Randy Teaford for any length of time and you might easily be convinced that it’s not just the drugs talking. Teaford—or... More»