Stories about California Historical Society

At Zinn Fair, Peter Cole explores SF’s unique history of labor and race

The historian documents the links between local dockworker actions and transnational racial justice movements.

Arts Forecast: Green Thursday, Autumn Moon Fest, Comedy Day

Yuja Wang, Trombone Shorty, Club Foot Orchestra, "Stand Up, Stand Out," "Fury," and more great events on our radar this week.

Arts Forecast: Trans Film Fest, Renegade Craft Fair, Rebirth Brass Band …

David Sedaris, 3rd-i South Asian Film Fest, International Tea Fest, "Mumu," and more upcoming arts picks.

Tremble, fair reader, before the mighty Litquake!

13 can't-miss events -- from Black Panthers to Kathy Acker -- at this year's sprawling literary festival, October 6-14.

50th Summer of Love gathering finally happening

Peace in the Park on Sat/23 features loads of music, talks, art, groovy vibes -- and Wavy Gravy, of course.
48 Hills: Big Week

San Francisco, beautifully Expo’d

A slew of exhibits and events take us back to 1915's Pan-Pacific International Exposition.  By Marke B.  ART LOOKS San Francisco is getting thrown back, way back,...