Jonathan Escoffery

Jonathan Escoffery reading from his debut novel If I Survive You City Lights celebrates the publication of If I Survive You By Jonathan Escoffery published by Farrar Straus Giroux This event will take place in Kerouac Alley, between City Lights and Vesuvio Cafe, between Columbus and Grant Avenues. It is free to the public. We […]

Ericka Huggins & Friends

City Lights celebrates the launch for the publication of Comrade Sisters: Women of the Black Panther Party Photographs by Stephen Shames
, Text by Ericka Huggins published by ACC Art Books This event will take place in Kerouac Alley, between City Lights and Vesuvio Cafe, between Columbus and Grant Avenues. It is free to the public. […]

Tayi Tibble in conversation with Tommy Orange (opening statement by John Freeman)

Tayi Tibble in conversation with Tommy Orange (with an opening statement by John Freeman) City Lights celebrates the publication of Poukahangatus: poems By Tayi Tibble published by Alfred Knopf This event will take place in Kerouac Alley, between City Lights and Vesuvio Cafe, between Columbus and Grant Avenues. It is free to the public. We […]

Zein El-Amine in conversation with James Tracy

City Lights celebrates the publication of Is This How You Eat a Watermelon? by Zein El-Amine published by Radix Media Is This How You Eat a Watermelon? invites readers into a world where love, war, and trauma collide with the desire to consume life—or be consumed by it. Here, a dozen boarding school students find […]