City Lights hosted the announcement of the National Book Awards finalists this month. But do book awards even matter?
Our critics weigh in on local exhibitions
The Bay Area's homegrown literary fete offers an all-out orgy of word love
The year in local film, plus the passing of a cinematic champion
The Four Star's Frank Lee on turning the Presidio into a multiplex.
Who's winning what at the upcoming S.F. International Film Festival
It's easy to be positive about the upcoming year in local film
A suddenly timely doc about terrorism -- plus other S.F. Sundance contenders
It was a bad year for local independent movie theaters
Arbor Vitae; Beneath the Banyan Trees filming; The Homeboy
Barry Gifford's new play