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Wednesday, October 16 • 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Tommy Orange: One City One Book

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A special evening with Tommy Orange, author There There, San Francisco Public Library’s 15th Annual One City One Book selection. There There tells the story of Native Americans living in Oakland, depicting a beautiful, heartbreaking, and urgently real landscape of the Native experience in the Bay Area past and present. Other One City One Book events and programs include book talks, themed exhibits, and a city-wide celebration of First Person heritage and the 50th anniversary of the Alcatraz Uprising. In conversation with SF Poet Laureate Kim Shuck. FREE

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Kim Shuck

Kim Shuck is a poet, visual artist and community activist. Born in San Francisco, Shuck is both a Cherokee citizen and a citizen of the United States. Kim has been teaching art techniques since third grade when she ran a lunchtime textile workshop. Her obsession with fiber and words... Read More →
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Tommy Orange

Tommy Orange is a graduate of the MFA program at the Institute of American Indian Arts. An enrolled member of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma, he was born and raised in Oakland, California.



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