Literary Arts

Daniel Alarcon

City Arts & Lectures

In Conversation with Jeff Chang. Daniel Alarcón is the author of At Night We Walk in Circles, which was a finalist for the 2014 Pen-Faulkner Award, as well as the story collection War by Candlelight, the novels Lost City Radio and The King is Always Above the People, and the graphic novel City of Clowns. His writing has appeared in the New Yorker, the New York Times Magazine, Granta, n+1, and Harpers, and he was named one of the New Yorker's "20 Under 40." He is Executive Producer of "Radio Ambulante," distributed by NPR, and is an assistant professor of broadcast journalism at the Columbia University School of Journalism in New York.

This is what SF/Arts curator Evan Karp had to say about Daniel Alarcon :

Author of “The King is Always Above the People,” which was longlisted for this year’s National Book Award for Fiction, Daniel Alarcon returns to the Bay Area for a conversation with cultural critic and innovator Jeff Chang (“We Gon’ Be Alright,” “Can’t Stop Won’t Stop”). Alarcon (“At Night We Walk in Circles,” “War by Candlelight,” “Lost City Radio”) is co-founder and producer of Radio Ambulante.

Event Info
Jan 23
Fri at 7:30 pm
Nourse Theater
275 Hayes Street, San Francisco
Info: 392-4400
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