Writing on gentrification, immigration, Pac-Man, and the Virgin Mary, a class of fourth and fifth graders at Sanchez Elementary School recently published a booklet of poetry made after they walked around the Mission District and...
Every month, a community of poets, artists, listeners, elders, youths, and organizers gathers under the full moon at Galería de la Raza on 24th street. The cultural hub’s Lunada is usually an open-mic event, but...
Reader Maria Martinez passed this along: Power Poetry — hatched at BAVC — is up for a Knight grant, Power Poetry, Roland Legiardi-Laura writes. It was first workshopped at the BAVC Producers Institute in...
Can’t decide which Lit Crawl event to attend tonight? Let Mission Local guide your literary fun with our handy street map. Be sure to consider the readings and parties we’ve mapped with our logo —...
Teaching creative writing behind bars.
A rebel who most loved the Mission.
Four questions about poetry and resistance.
The acclaimed writer reads from his new novel at Modern Times on Thursday and The Mission Cultural Center on Friday.
La Boheme Cafe has been a mainstay on 24th Street for more than three decades. But as the street has changed, so have the coffeeshop's visitors.
Oct. 23-25: Graffiti, poetry, secrets.
A dosage of poetry on the street corner. By BETTY BASTIDAS
Mission CD starts in a cafe. By FIDEL GOLDEN-REYNA
You're gonna cry, he promises. By MARNETTE FEDERIS and STEFANIA ROUSSELLE
Poet Lorna Dee Cervantes has a new room with a view in SF Mission District. By STEVE SALIDAR
Once-incarcerated women perform their poetry at Modern Times bookstore.