Hey, Dave does great stuff, and litquake is a big part of the SF Bay Area literary rebirth.
BOOK LAUNCH AND LITQUAKE BENEFIT, May 10
Come to Mighty on May 10,7-9 pm to help launch David Ewing Duncan's new book, The Geneticist Who Played Hoops with My DNA… and other masterminds from the frontiers of biotech, out in May from arperCollins. "A firework display of outrageous, larger-than-life personalities relentlessly pushing the frontiers of genome scientist," says Po Bronson (What Should I Do with My Life?), "A daring,and dead-accurate portrait of what it takes. Top notch." Sponsored by Litquake, SF Writer's Grotto, ArtSFest, Friends of the SF Public Library, and mediabistro,com. $8 at door for Litquake (sliding scale); books for sale. Entertainment by DJ Polywog and the CarpetBag Brigade Dancers. Mighty, 119 Utah (at 15th Street), 7-9 pm. More info at davidewingduncan.com and RSVP here