Reading Series

Events, Parties
MONDAY May 8, 2006 Left Coast WritersTM Reading and Networking, 6pm Book Passage, Ferry Plaza, San Francisco, CA For info:

John Flinn

With articles ranging from experiencing the culture shock of Japan and chronicling the lives of survivors of Hiroshima, to choosing the world’s worst airport, finding solitude in Tahoe’s Emerald Bay,…

Kevin Smokler

Kevin Smokler is one of the nation’s leading thinkers on the future of contemporary literature, publishing and the arts at large. He is the founder of The Virtual Book Tour…

Jennifer Leo

  Jennifer L. Leo is a Chinese-American who was born with a gift for gab and a hunger for an everlasting craps game (which probably explains her recent move to…

Firoozeh Dumas

Firoozeh Dumas moved with her family from Abadan, Iran, to Whittier, California, at the age of seven. With great humor and a sense of adventure, Dumas chronicles the American journey…

Georgia I. Hesse

Georgia I. Hesse was founding travel editor of the San Francisco Examiner and held that position on the S.F. Examiner-Chronicle for 20 years. She has contributed to several anthologies, is…

Sheldon Siegel

Sheldon Siegel graduated from the Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California at Berkeley in 1983. He has been in private practice in San Francisco for over…

Larry Habegger

Larry Habegger, executive editor of Travelers’ Tales, has been writing about travel since 1980. He has visited almost fifty countries and six of the seven continents, traveling from the frozen…

Oscar Villalon

Oscar Villalon has been the Book Editor for the San Francisco Chronicle since 2001. He has been with the paper since 1996, and has been Deputy Book Editor and a…

Book Launch: Susan Reynolds

Events, Launches
WEDNESDAY April 19, 2006 Left Coast Writers Book Launch Series, 5:30pm Susan Reynolds Monticello Inn, 121 Ellis Street, San Francisco, CA For info: