Live From City Lights
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Live From City Lights broadcasts readings, interviews, and events from City Lights Bookstore and Publishers in San Francisco.
||CleanJarett Kobek and Kevin Killian||City Lights welcomed Jarett Kobek, author of I Hate the Internet, for a discussion and Q&A, accompanied by guest speaker Kevin Killian. What if you told the truth and the whole world heard you? What if you lived in a country swamped a [...]||4/22/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanFrank Lima Tribute||City Lights celebrates the release of Incidents of Travel in Poetry: New and Selected Poems, a collection of Latino poet and visionary Frank Lima’s most celebrated work, along with previously unpublished material. The evening included readings of [...]||4/19/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanFinn Brunton||Finn Brunton joined City Lights to celebrate the release of Obfuscation: A User’s Guide for Privacy and Protest, published by MIT Press. At the event, Brunton discussed the meaning of obfuscation, explained why it’s necessary to fight against [...]||3/28/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanRobert Jensen||Featured several times in past City Lights line-ups, author Robert Jensen returns to celebrate the release of his new book, Plain Radical: Living, Loving and Learning to Leave the Planet Gracefully, published by Soft Skull Press. There was nothing [...]||3/28/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanKathryn S. Olmstead and Eric Rauchway||Authors and historians Kathryn S. Olmstead and Eric Rauchway discuss their new books: Right Out of California: The 1930s and the Big Business Roots of Modern Conservatism by Kathryn S. Olmstead and The Money Makers: How Roosevelt and Keynes Ended [...]||3/28/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanDaniel Sada Tribute||In an evening of celebration of the life and work of the late great Mexican writer Daniel Sada, translator Katherine Silver, literary critic Scott Esposito, and Graywolf Press Editorial Director Ethan Nosowsky join City Lights for discussion and [...]||3/21/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanBarry Gifford||Barry Gifford reads from his latest work, Writers: 13 Vignettes, recently published by Seven Stories Press. In Writers: 13 Vignettes, great American storyteller Barry Gifford paints portraits of famous writers caught in imaginary vulnerable moments [...]||3/18/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanBarbaric, Vast & Wild||City Lights celebrated the release of Poems for the Millennium, Volume 5: Barbaric Vast & Wild: An Assemblage of Outside & Subterranean Poetry from Origins to Present, with an event featuring readings by editor Jerome Rothenberg, joined by [...]||3/11/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanEdward Hirsch||Poet and author Edward Hirsch shares selections from Gabriel: A Poem, his landmark work celebrating and mourning his late son, whose explosive presence and misadventurous life shines through every line of Gabriel. Never has there been a book of [...]||3/4/2016||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanHal Niedzviecki||Hal Niedzviecki appeared at City Lights to speak on and answer questions about the challenging material he presents in Trees on Mars: Our Obsession with the Future, an examination of modern culture’s preoccupation with the “next” and the [...]||2/26/2016||Free||View In iTunes|