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Jan Ellison

A Small Indiscretion

Jan Ellison did her undergraduate work at Stanford and earned her MFA from San Francisco State University. She was the recipient of a 2007 O. Henry Prize for her first published short story. Her debut […]

02/09/2015

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Touch: The Science of Hand, Heart, And Mind

David J. Linden is a professor of neuroscience at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He’s the author of The Accidental Mind and Compass of Pleasure. His new book is Touch: The Science of Hand, […]

02/09/2015

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Weekend Magazine: All Joy No Fun, Punk Rock Life, And Royals

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. You can listen to the broadcast […]

02/04/2015

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The Price Of Blood By Patricia Bracewell

Patricia Bracewell writes historical fiction set in 11th century England. Here new book is The Price of Blood, the Emma of Normandy trilogy book #2!

02/04/2015

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Punk Rock Blitzkrieg: My Life As A Ramone

Marc Bell became the Ramones drummer, and “Marky Ramone,” in 1978. He shares the behind-the-scenes stories from the legendary punk rock band as well as his personal journey in his new memoir Punk Rock Blitzkrieg: […]

02/04/2015

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All Joy And No Fun: The Paradox Of Modern Parenthood

Jennifer Senior is a contributing editor to New York Magazine. Her book All Joy and No Fun: The Paradox of Modern Parenthood is now out in paperback.

02/04/2015

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Weekend Magazine: Love At The Marina Safeway, Grateful Dead History, And SF Ballet’s Yuan Yuan Tan

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. You can listen to the broadcast […]

01/28/2015

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San Francisco Ballet’s Yuan Yuan Tan

Yuan Yuan Tan started ballet training at the age of eleven at the Shanghai Dancing School in China. She joined San Francisco Ballet as a soloist in 1995 and was promoted to principal dancer in 1997. […]

01/28/2015

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No Simple Highway: A Cultural History Of The Grateful Dead

Peter Richardson teaches Humanities and American Studies at San Francisco State University. His new book is No Simple Highway: A Cultural History of The Grateful Dead. The four surviving original members of the Dead announced […]

01/28/2015

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Armistead Maupin “The Days Of Anna Madrigal”

Do singles still go to the Marina Safeway to meet eligible mates? Armistead Maupin‘s  The Tales of the City started as a serial in 1976 in the Pacific Sun and then in the San Francisco […]

01/26/2015

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