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MODERN TIMES BOOKSTORE BENEFIT WITH REBECCA SOLNIT AND FRIENDS: Seventeen Generations Why
GalerĂ­a de la Raza
San Francisco, CA
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MODERN TIMES BOOKSTORE BENEFIT WITH REBECCA SOLNIT AND FRIENDS: Seventeen Generations Why
PLEASE NOTE: DUE TO DEMAND, THE EVENT WILL BE HELD AT GALERIA DE LA RAZA, CONVENIENTLY LOCATED JUST DOWN THE STREET FROM MODERN TIMES AT 2857 24TH ST. (At Bryant)

Seventeen Generations Why:

A Variety Show in Celebration of Modern Times Bookstore's Last Four Decades and in Support of Its Next Four or So
with nine decades of performers

Rebecca Solnit is bringing together nine decades of her favorite San Franciscans--native daughters, immigrant sons, and Mission catalysts--to celebrate and support Modern Times Books

80s: Barbara Stauffacher Solomon, design superhero, third-generation San Franciscan
70s: Rene Yanez, curator and Mission cultural key figure
60s: Aaron Shurin, lyric poet, essayist extraordinaire
50s: Rebecca Solnit, San Francisco chronicler, event ringmaster
40s: Jaime Cortez, artist and writer, Adriana Camarena, director, Unsettlers: Migrants, Homies, and Mamas in the Mission project
30s: Heather Smith, prose stylist, journalist, cyclist
20s: Ulfur Hansson, rock star, and his experimental harp
Teens: to be announced
Age 7: Sami Elhaik, Mission scholar

This is a ticketed event with various donation levels from $20-$45. A limited number of spaces will be available at the door on the evening of the show for a pay-what-you-can donation.

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GalerĂ­a de la Raza (View)
2857 24th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
United States


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Arts > Literary

Kid Friendly: Yes!
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!

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