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Sylvia L. Blalock
Wednesday, January 10, 7pm The S.F. L.G.B.T. Book Club readsParable of the Sowerby Octavia Butler When unattended environmental and economic crises lead to social chaos, not even gated communities are safe. In a night of fire and death, Lauren Olamina, an empath and the daughter of a minister, loses her family and home and ventures out into the unprotected American landscape. But what begins as a flight for survival soon leads to something much more: a startling vision of human destiny...and the birth of a new faith, as Lauren becomes a prophet carrying the hope of a new world and a revoltionary idea christened "Earthseed".
Wednesday, January 17, 7pm Smack Dab Queer Open Mic hosted by Larry-bob Roberts and Dana Hopkins w/ featured reader Sylvia L. Blalock From the Turk Street Projects to the Haight Ashbury, Sylvia L. Blalock is truly a “City Chick” with a passion for reading and has been a writer since she could first pick up a Husky pencil. Born and Raised in San Francisco, Sylvia has just published her first book, “Uprising: A Book of Poetry” and is set to complete a 2nd “Blueprint,” as well as a book of short stories, a sci-fi novel, “SISTA: How Skynet Sparked the Revolution,” and a “cookbook collaboration." She won a GANSPA Award in 2017.
Tuesday, February 13, 7pm The Perfectly Queer Reading Series presents Meg Elison, author of The Book of the Unnamed Midwife Monica Nolan, author of Maxie Mainwaring, Lesbian Dilettante & Dolly Dingle, Lesbian Landlady Anna Pulley, author of The Lesbian Sex Haiku Book (with Cats!)