Berkeley Book Festival


May 5, 2019 all-day
Downtown Berkeley

Welcome to our 2019 schedule of literary conversations! These events take place on 10 indoor stages throughout Downtown Berkeley and on the San Francisco Chronicle Stage in the Outdoor Fair. Indoor events are accessed via a $10 Priority Ticket to guarantee your seat (link beside each event below) or with a $15 General Admission Wristband covering all events, all weekend, on a space-available basis. Since some events fill up, we recommend Priority Tickets for your top choices.

A few of the more political and social justice related talks (scan all the talks and get tickets here):

The Heart of Hate
Bradley Hart, Bill Ong Hing, Arjun Sethi, moderated by Dennis J. Bernstein 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM

The Uninhabitable Earth
David Wallace-Wells interviewed by Julian Brave NoiseCat 10:00 AM – 11:15 AM

From Captivity to Power: A Remarkable Story of Women Rising Up
Julia Flynn Siler interviewed by Lauren Schiller 1:30 PM – 2:45 PM

The Unbreakable Human Spirit: Albert Woodfox on Survival in Solitary
Albert Woodfox interviewed by Shane Bauer 5:00 PM – 6:15 PM


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