Welcome to Litquake, San Francisco’s literary festival, now in our 17th year. Festival dates are October 7-15, 2016. Events are all-ages unless noted otherwise. Book sales are offered when and where appropriate. Events without ticket reservations are first-come first served. Click the phone icon to the right below, to download our new mobile app version!
San Francisco’s legendary Word for Word Performing Arts Company ("the best friend a short story ever had" —Chad Jones, San Francisco Examiner) stages excerpts from Litquake Barbary Coast Award honoree Maxine Hong Kingston's books The Woman Warrior and China Men.Directed by Eugenie Chan, with audience conversation to follow. Please reserve in advance as seating is limited. $15 suggested donation.