NEW DATE: SF in SF with Kim Stanley Robinson and Cecelia Holland

NEW DATE: January 29th, 2023

Doors open 6pm; Event begins 6:30pm

355 Clementina Street San Francisco, CA 94103

Tickets: $10 at the door

Bookshop West Portal is pleased to support SF in SF (Science Fiction in San Francisco). We will be selling books for the conversation with Kim Stanley Robinson and Cecelia Holland moderated by Terry Bisson at the American Bookbinders Museum. 

More information about their event coming soon!


KIM STANLEY ROBINSON is a New York Times bestseller and winner of the Hugo, Nebula, and Locus awards. He is the author of more than twenty books, including the bestselling Mars trilogy and the critically acclaimed 2312ShamanNew York 2140, and The Ministry for the Future. He traveled in Antarctica twice, courtesy of the US National Science Foundation. In 2008, he was named a "Hero of the Environment" by Time magazine, and he works with the Sierra Nevada Research Institute. He lives in Davis, California.

CECELIA HOLLAND is an American historical fiction author, also well-known for her science fiction novel, Floating Worlds. Her first novel, The Firedrake, was published in 1966, and Holland has been a full-time professional writer ever since. her work focuses primarily on the life of the mind—whatever that might mean in a particular culture—and especially on politics, in the broadest sense, whatever politics might be in a monarchical, feudal or tribal society. Holland lives in rural Humboldt County, CA. For ten years, Holland taught creative writing classes at Pelican Bay State Prison in Crescent City, CA. She was visiting professor of English at Connecticut College in 1979. Holland was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1981–1982


SCIENCE FICTION IN SAN FRANCISCO -- Since 2004, SF in SF has offered readings, films, and special events in the Bay Area for readers of science fiction, fantasy, and speculative fiction. Hosted by Terry Bisson, past guests have included Connie Willis, Gene Wolfe, Laurie King, Nancy Kress, Lev Grossman, Samuel R. Delany, Patrick Rothfuss, Gail Carriger, Cory Doctorow, Peter S. Beagle, and many others.

Event date: 
Sunday, January 29, 2023 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm