• Last week, Shaping San Francisco’s kickoff to the Fall/Winter/Spring 2010-2011 Public TALKS! Series was a perfect way to begin our next round of free discussions.  We were proud to co-sponsor the evening with PM Press, whose Ramsey Kanaan pulled together a spectacular collection of speakers to speak to the topic “Imprisoned but Unbowed: The Struggles […]

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  • Shaping San Francisco Public Talk Wed., September 15, 2010 7:30pm, Free Check out Shaping San Francisco’s current Public TALKS and other public programming at ShapingSF.org. Join a panel of ex-cons discussing the myriad ways resistance continues and perseveres behind bars, and how such herstories are, or are not, recorded and celebrated. Featuring: Bo Brown, former […]

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  • Shaping San Francisco Public Talk Check out Shaping San Francisco’s current Public TALKS and other public programming at ShapingSF.org. Willy Lizarraga gives an incredible one-man performance of the history of San Francisco’s Carnaval. Fast-changing hats and voices, accompanied by a slide show of historic images from Lou Dematteis and others of those early days. No […]

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  • Shaping San Francisco Public Talk Check out Shaping San Francisco’s current Public TALKS and other public programming at ShapingSF.org. Considering urbanization as a global crisis/an opportunity. Understanding the restorative, regenerative, and imaginative possibilities of a new integration of urban and rural through local agriculture, human-powered transport (e.g. walking, biking), etc. No Reservations Necessary

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  • Shaping San Francisco Public Talk Check out Shaping San Francisco’s current Public TALKS and other public programming at ShapingSF.org. Chris Carlsson will give a wide survey of the politics of 1968-78 by going through his forthcoming book “Ten Years That Shook the City: 1968-78,” covering everything from Los Siete de la Raza to the housing […]

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  • Shaping San Francisco Public Talk Check out Shaping San Francisco’s current Public TALKS and other public programming at ShapingSF.org. Join us for an information and strategies session on the subject of the upcoming US Social Forum, to be held in Detroit in June. Discussion will include a brief history of the Social Forums and a […]

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  • Wed. Nov. 18, 7:30pm, Free This panel brings artists and scholars together who work in the areas of Filipino history, colonization, decolonization and the creation of cultural forms. It will evoke and address our diasporic, transnational and shifting identities as Filipinos/Filipino-Americans and political relationships historically and today between the Philippines and the United States. Aimee Suzara, […]

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