Monday, March 23rd, 7:00 PM Cory Doctorow, Rudy Rucker, Charlie Jane Anders and Annalee Newitz will perform a geek reading benefiting the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the leading civil liberties group defending your rights in the digital world. Borderlands Books will be on hand to sell books. 111 Minna Gallery: 111 Minna Street, San Francisco. Admission more »
Entries Tagged as 'Mar09'
March 20th, 2009 · Comments Off on EFF Benefit
March 19th, 2009 · Comments Off on Peter Beagle Event
Sunday, March 22, 3:00 PM Peter S. Beagle – We Never Talk About My Brother; reading and signing at Clayton Books, 5433 D Clayton Road, Clayton.
March 14th, 2009 · Comments Off on Reading Tonight
Join us tonight (Saturday March 14th) to listen to Frank Robinson and James Clemens / James Rollins. Terry Bisson will host, and there will be signings afterwards (with books provided by Borderlands if you don’t have any by our guests). As usual the event is at The Variety Preview Room, 582 Market St. @ Montgomery, more »
March 11th, 2009 · Comments Off on Lon Chaney Tonight
Tonight (March 11th) we’ll be showing our Lon Chaney, Jr. Film Festival, hosted by author James Morrow. We will be starting a little earlier to accommodate our program, so doors will open at 6:00PM, and the program will start at 6:30PM. There will be a short intermission between films. FREE POPCORN! Cash bar proceeds and more »
March 8th, 2009 · Comments Off on Anarchist Book Fair
Saturday, March 14 / 10 – 6 & Sunday, March 15 / 11-5 The Bay Area Anarchist Bookfair County Fair Building, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco FREE Lots of fun, great bookfair – come join in! Join AK Press and fifty other sellers at the Bay Area Anarchist Bookfair the second weekend in March. The more »
March 7th, 2009 · Comments Off on The Crowded Universe
Friday, March 13, 7:30 PM Berkeley Arts + Letters lecture Alan Boss – The Crowded Universe: The Search for Living Planets Renowned astrophysicist Alan Boss argues that, based on what we already know about planetary systems outside our solar system, we will discover abundant earths in the coming years, including many that are indisputably alive. more »
March 6th, 2009 · Comments Off on For Kids in Early March
Here’s what we have for the little ones so far this month.
March 6th, 2009 · Comments Off on Meanwhile, In Sacramento…
Sunday, March 8, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM SAC CON – Sacramento’s Comic, Toy and Anime show – Special guests include William Stout! At The Scottish Rite Center, 6151 H Street – Across from Sac State University. On-site registration: $6.00
March 4th, 2009 · Comments Off on The Darwin Awards
Tuesday, March 10 5:30 PM wine and cheese/networking 6:00 PM program Cost: $12 members, $18 non-members Wendy Northcutt: The Darwin Awards, in conversation with Mike Sugerman, Reporter, CBS-5 and KCBS All News 740-AM Come discover the entertaining and morbid series of awards ‘presented’ in honor of the recipient doing something so stultifyingly stupid, says author more »
March 4th, 2009 · Comments Off on Online Comics Masterclass
Saturday, March 7, 1:00 – 4:00 PM New media, new markets: Transferring comics from paper to the electronic marketplace – with Michael Jantze Michael Jantze’s master class will feature a complete examination of the past, current and future markets for new media. Michael will show examples of animation and motion graphic work and walk attendees more »