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Politics of Science Fiction Discussion

March 24th, 2010 · Comments Off on Politics of Science Fiction Discussion

Wednesday, March 24 – 7:30pm Free event, co-sponsored by PM Press From H.G. Wells to Octavia Butler, from New Wave to Cyberpunk to the Slipstream of today, SF has been a tool to agitate, organize speculate and explore Utopian alternatives. Join a panel of working SF pros in a lively discussion of the perils and more »

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Tags: Amelia Beamer · John Shirley · Lisa Goldstein · Mar10 · Richard Kadrey · Terry Bisson

Around the Bay in Late March

March 21st, 2010 · Comments Off on Around the Bay in Late March

Monday, March 22 – 7:00PM Carrie Ryan – The Dead-Tossed Waves Kepler’s Books – Menlo Park Tuesday, March 23 – 7:00PM Marvel and DC Comics legend (Dr. Strange) Steve Englehart presents his fantasy novels The Point Man and The Long Man Clayton Books, Clayton http://www.claytonbookshop.com/ Tuesday, March 23 – 7:00PM Christopher Moore – Launch party more »

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Chaz Brenchley, Daniel Fox & Malinda Lo

March 11th, 2010 · Comments Off on Chaz Brenchley, Daniel Fox & Malinda Lo

It is readings time again, and in March we bring you three authors for the price of two. Chaz Brenchley (aka Daniel Fox) – Chaz Brenchley has been making a living as a writer since he was eighteen. He is the author of nine thrillers, most recently Shelter, and two major fantasy series: The Books more »

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Tags: Chaz Brenchley · Daniel Fox · Malinda Lo · Mar10 · Readings

Steampunk Film Festival

March 4th, 2010 · Comments Off on Steampunk Film Festival

Wednesday, March 10 SF in SF presents a Steampunk Film Festival Held in conjunction with Nova Albion, the Steampunk Exhibition Convention. Come in costume! Absinthe cocktails at the bar, with an absinthe-flavored giveaway before the movies!! $10 suggested donation at the door or bar benefits Steampunk Conventions (to help bring back Nova Albion in 2011). more »

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Tags: Mar10 · Movies

March Appearances and Readings

March 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off on March Appearances and Readings

Thursday, March 4 – 6:00PM Zachary Mason – The Lost Books of the Odyssey Books Inc. – Opera Plaza Thursday, March 4 – 12:00PM Kurt W. Beyer – Grace Hopper and the Invention of the Information Age. Sponsored by Kepler’s Books This event takes place at: The Computer History Museum, 1401 N. Shoreline Blvd., Mountain more »

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Tags: Chaz Brenchley · Joe Hill · Mar10 · Seanan McGuire

Alameda Community Reads Program

March 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off on Alameda Community Reads Program

Of particular interest this month is the slate of offerings for the Alameda Public Library. The Alameda Community Reads Program this year focuses on Speculative Fiction. This theme includes sub-types, such as science, fantasy, horror and supernatural fiction. By choosing this general theme, the Library can offer the community a wide variety of titles to more »

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Tags: Ellen Klages · Mar10 · Tim Pratt

Get Your Steampunk On

March 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off on Get Your Steampunk On

Friday, March 12th – Sunday March 14th Nova Albion Steampunk Convention, Emeryville, CA Lots of great vendors and makers in the Dealers’ Room at this awesome convention! “The Nova Albion Steampunk Exhibition (March 12-14 in Emeryville) takes the best elements of traditional science fiction and fantasy conventions, combines them with the passion, ingenuity, and hands-on more »

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March Book Clubs

March 3rd, 2010 · Comments Off on March Book Clubs

Tuesday, March 2 – 7:30PM **Moved to Tuesday for this month only.** The Night of the Living Book Club will discuss The Reach by Nate Kenyon Books Inc. in Mountain View Wednesday, March 3 – 6:30PM The Other Realms Fantasy and Science Fiction Book Club will meet Call bookstore for title Books Inc. in Burlingame more »

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Tags: Book Clubs · Mar10

March Movies Go Steampunk

January 20th, 2010 · Comments Off on March Movies Go Steampunk

The Wednesday March 10th SF in SF film night will be held in conjunction with Nova Albion Steampunk Exhibition Convention, which takes place in Emeryville on March 12/13/14. We’ll be showing: The Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello – 30 mins. Dr. Horrible’s Sing A Long Blog – 43 mins. Perfect Creature – 88 mins more »

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March “Extra” Reader

January 20th, 2010 · Comments Off on March “Extra” Reader

We have a bonus for you in March – an extra author – though not an extra person. As many of you will know, Chaz Brenchley also writes as Daniel Fox. As it is Mister Fox who has the new book out at the time, Chaz may well read in his foxy persona. Or he more »

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Tags: Chaz Brenchley · Mar10