April 21, 2018 - April 28, 2018
Seattle, WA | Dallas, TX | Houston, TX | Portland, OR | Berkeley, CA
We host a 5-city U.S. tour with Lion Cross Point author Masatsugu Ono, winner of Japan’s prestigious Akatugawa Prize.
April 28, 2018 | 3:15pm
Hotel Shattuck Plaza – White Cotton Room | 2086 Allston Way | Berkeley, California
Masatsugu Ono, winner of Japan’s prestigious Akutagawa Prize, will be at the Bay Area Book Festival to discuss his novel, Lion Cross Point, coming this spring from Two Lines Press.
April 28, 2018 | 3:45pm
Magnes Museum | 2121 Allston Way | Berkeley, CA
Travel writing is about aspiration as much as place, about a state of being—a hoped-for transformation of identity—as much as a physical landscape. Sylvia Brownrigg, Kerry Campbell, Geoff Dyer, and John Freeman will be at the Bay Area Book Festival to explore the concept of “place” from very different perspectives. Moderated by Olivia Sears.
May 3, 2018 | 7:30pm
Green Apple Books on the Park | 1231 9th Avenue | San Francisco, California
Translator Elisabeth Jaquette, graphic designer Ganzeer, and Edward Gauvin discuss Donia Maher, Ganzeer, and Ahmed Nady’s The Apartment in Bab El-Louk, translated brilliantly by Elisabeth Jaquette.