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Tuesday, July 27

SF Library Author Talk “Meddling in the Ballot Box”
Tuesday, July 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Public Library (All Branches)
SF Library Author Talk "Meddling in the Ballot Box"
Dov Levin, author of, Meddling in the Ballot Box, will discuss foreign powers who try to determine election results of another country and the effects of this meddling on election results. Prof. Dov H. Levin is an Assistant Professor of International Relations at the Department of ...

Wednesday, August 4

Virtual Talk “Healing Personal and Collective Grief”
Wednesday, August 4 – 5:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*Suggested Donation $10
| Online
Virtual Talk "Healing Personal and Collective Grief"
In unsettling and uncertain times, the individual and collective heartbreak that lives in both our bodies and our communities can feel insurmountable. Many of us have been conditioned by the dominant culture to not name, focus on, or wade through the difficulties in our lives. ...

Tuesday, August 10

Meet Deborah Madison “Queen of Greens”
Tuesday, August 10 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free; please RSVP at https://smcl.org/queenofgreens to receive your Zoom link
| San Mateo County Libraries Zoom
Meet Deborah Madison "Queen of Greens"
Join us as Deborah Madison discusses her memoir An Onion in My Pocket: My Life With Vegetables, following her life journey along with the story of the vegetarian movement. Deborah Madison’s beloved cookbooks changed “vegetarian” from a negative word into a mainstream way of eating. “An ...

Tuesday, September 7

Meet Taiwanese-American Poet K-Ming Chang (San Mateo)
Tuesday, September 7 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free; please RSVP at https://smcl.org/bestiary to receive your Zoom invitation
| San Mateo County Libraries Zoom
Meet Taiwanese-American Poet K-Ming Chang (San Mateo)
K-Ming Chang is a Kundiman Fellow and Lambda Literary Award finalist. Her poems have been published in Bettering American Poetry Vol. 3 and the2019 Pushcart Prize Anthology, among others. Bestiary is K-Ming Chang’s first novel: a spellbinding and visceral tale of three generations of Taiwanese ...