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The Sense Of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide To Writing In The 21st Century

“The Curse of Knowledge.” Is this what’s responsible for bad writing? Harvard psychology professor Steven Pinker talks about writing…the good, the bad, and the ugly. How it goes wrong and how to get it right. […]

10/15/2014

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In The Kingdom Of Ice: The Grand And terrible Polar Voyage Of The USS Jeannette

In the late nineteenth century, people were obsessed with the North Pole. The foremost cartographer in the world,  August Petermann, believed that warm currents sustained a verdant island at the top of the world. James Gordon […]

10/15/2014

Artist: Joshua Coffy

Sunday Magazine With Liz Saint John 10.12.2014

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. 1. SF Open Studios will […]

10/12/2014

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Creative Growth Presents Bay Area ReelAbilities Disabilities Film Festival

Creative Growth Art Center in Oakland is the oldest and largest art center serving adults and young adults with developmental, physical, emotional, and mental disabilities. They serve 90 artists every day in their large studio […]

10/08/2014

Artist: Paul Madonna

SF Open Studios 2014

ArtSpan’s SF Open Studios turns 39 this year and is still the largest such event in the country! Over 800 artists from a variety of disciplines and categories will be sharing their work, in their […]

10/08/2014

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The A2A Alliance: Leading The Way From Adversity To Advocacy

The Adversity 2 Advocacy Alliance, A2A, is  dedicated to promoting and fostering the power of turning personal challenges into service to others with similar challenges. A2A has three primary objectives: (1) Network and support inspiring […]

10/08/2014

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Sunday Magazine With Liz Saint John 10.05.2014

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. 1. Litquake co-founder and co-director […]

10/05/2014

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Litquake 2014

Litquake, the largest literary festival on the West Coast, is celebrating its 15th anniversary! Hundreds of authors and thousands of literary fans are converging on San Francisco for tons of events, October 10th through 18th. […]

10/01/2014

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The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in The Age Of Information Overload

The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload is the new book from Dr. Daniel Levitan, a psychology professor at McGill University. Step One: Externalize information. Getting information out of your brain […]

10/01/2014

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Chicana Latina Foundation

Chicana Latina Foundation empowers Chicanas/Latinas through personal, educational, and professional advancement. Chicana Latina Foundation presents their Annual Scholarships and Awards Dinner: Celebrating Our Musical Heritage and Social Justice on October 10th at the San Francisco Marriot Marquis […]

10/01/2014

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