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Saturday, October 14 • 8:00pm - 9:00pm
The Racket : DISASTERS

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We've gathered up a host of our favorite Bay Area writers to wax poetically on the subject of DISASTERS. We're not just talking earthquakes and hurricanes and whatever Earth-based malady is roiling our world right now. We're talking dating disasters, family reunion disasters, space disasters, underwater disasters, shitty disaster movies - you know, all the many disasters that add up to what we call life. 

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avatar for Sarah Bardeen

Sarah Bardeen

Sarah Bardeen is a Bay Area writer whose work includes fiction, non-fiction, poetry and music criticism. She's a recipient of the Audre Lorde Prize for Poetry, and her work has appeared in various print and online publications. She's currently working on her first novel.
avatar for Matt Carney

Matt Carney

Matt Carney is a Latinx human type residing in San Francisco. He holds an MA and MFA from SFSU. His work has appeared in A cappella Zoo, Inkwell, Red Light Lit, Writing Without Walls, sPARKLE & bLINK, Entropy, and in readings at eclectic or seedy bars. His short story 'On Becoming... Read More →
avatar for Wesley Cohen

Wesley Cohen

Wesley Cohen is a writer and editor living in Davis, California. Her fiction has been featured by Quiet Lightning, Potluck Magazine, Mad Scientist Journal, Here Comes Everyone, and others. She was a 2017 Writing By Writers Newberry Fellow, and serves as prose editor of Foglifter... Read More →
avatar for D.B. Finnegan

D.B. Finnegan

DB is a writer in Marin working on a novel in progress about rodeo.
avatar for Jared Roehrig

Jared Roehrig

Jared Roehrig holds an MFA in Creative Writing and an MA in English from SF State. His work has appeared in Transfer Magazine, Fourteen Hills, The Tusk, and University of Colorado's Timber Journal. In 2014 he received the Mark Linenthal Award for Poetry. He enjoys horror films, smoothies... Read More →
avatar for Elizabeth Stix

Elizabeth Stix

Stories by Elizabeth Stix have appeared or are forthcoming in McSweeney's Quarterly, Tin House, Alaska Quarterly Review, The Southampton Review, the Los Angeles Times Sunday Magazine, and Best Microfiction 2019. Her short story, "Alice," won the Bay Guardian Fiction Contest and was... Read More →


Saturday October 14, 2017 8:00pm - 9:00pm PDT
Adobe Books 3130 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110