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Saturday, October 19 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
It Was Twenty Years Ago Today

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Two decades after the very first Litquake, we're older and wiser. Some of us are yelling at kids to get off our lawn. Some of us are still partying like it's 1999. Eight authors reflect.  

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Danny Scuderi

Danny Scuderi is the Director of Primary and Lower School at Marin Horizon School and a former National Poetry Slam award winner. He has been in education for over 12 years and has performed spoken word at various venues across the country, often including his experiences in the... Read More →
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Jack Boulware

Jack Boulware is a San Francisco Library Laureate, journalist, and author of three books, including the Bay Area punk oral history Gimme Something Better. He is the co-founder and Executive Director of San Francisco’s Litquake literary festival.
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Jane Ganahl

Jane Ganahl is the co-founder of Litquake, a former journalist for 25 years, author of one book and editor of another. She has not done a reading in a long time.
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Janine Kovac

co-founder, Moxie Road Productions
Janine Kovac is the author of SPINNING: Choreography for Coming Home, a memoir about the death of a career but the birth of miracle twins and a 2017 semifinalist for Publisher Weekly's BookLife Prize and the 2019 memoir winner of the National Indie Excellence Awards. A former ballet... Read More →
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Jen Siraganian

Jen Siraganian is a Bay Area poet, teacher, and author of the chapbook Fracture. A Pushcart Prize nominee, she has received scholarships from the Community of Writers at Squaw Valley and Napa Valley Writers' Conference. Her poems have appeared in journals and anthologies such as Best... Read More →
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Tarja Parssinen

Tarja Parssinen is a writer, performer, and co-founder of Moxie Road Productions. Her written work has appeared in places such as The Washington Post and Salon.com, and anthologized in You Have Lipstick On Your Teeth, Scary Mommy’s Guide To Surviving the Holidays and She's Got This... Read More →
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John Caperton

John Caperton is the author of Subterranean Living, a collection of short fiction and his first book. He was once a contributing writer as well as the photo editor for The Nose Magazine, a staff photographer for The Nashville Banner and an assistant editor for Narrative Magazine... Read More →
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Katie Morell

katiemorell.com and watch her videos @lucysmummma.">Katie Morell is a Sausalito-based journalist who regularly nosedives off the edge her of comfort zone by way of speaking on stage; hosting events where people laugh and cry; collaborating on creative projects; writing a monthly newsletter... Read More →

Saturday October 19, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm PDT
The Chapel (outdoors) 777 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
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