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Authors in Conversation | Flavor and Soul: Italian America at its African American Edge with John Gennari
In his recent book Flavor and Soul: Italian America at its African American Edge, John Gennari explores the affinity between Italian American and African American culture. He argues that it is a space of mutual emulation[...]
October 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm @ Alamo Draft House Cinema at New Mission
Litquake and MoAD present | Black Klansman: Race, Hate, and the Undercover Investigation of a Lifetime @ Alamo Draft House Cinema at New Mission | San Francisco | California | United States
In 1978, Colorado Springs Police Detective Ron Stallworth answered a classified ad posted by the local Ku Klux Klan faction. Using his real name and some racist epithets to throw the recruiter off the truth,[...]
Litquake, Lambda Literary and MoAD present | Akwaeke Emezi: Selves Are Not Gods or Spirits @ MoAD
A rising star in today’s Nigerian novel boom, the trans and non-binary Akwaeke Emezi has brought us Freshwater, an autobiographical debut written with stylistic brilliance, exploring the metaphysics of identity and being, plunging the reader into[...]
October 19, 2018 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm @ MoAD
Litquake and MoAD present | When Rap Spoke Straight to God @ MoAD
When Rap Spoke Straight to God is not sacred or profane, but rather a chorus joined in a single soliloquy, demanding to be heard. There’s Wu-Tang and Mary Magdelene with a foot fetish, Lil’ Kim and[...]