SF Weekly Letters

Snarky Isn't The Word We Would Use Rhymes with “gour srapes”: Someone once said, “There are lies and there are damn lies.” Perhaps it…

Read Story

Living Without LeRoy

With her new memoir, literary co-hoaxer Savannah Knoop steps out of JT LeRoy's shadow. But can she step out of Laura Albert's?

Read Story

Playing Dead

Dead Channels: The San Francisco Festival of Fantastic Film is a 10-day celebration of offbeat cinema that takes the “fantasy” genre and stretches it…

Read Story

Quaken and Stirred

Writers make mistakes. This is true; it has been fact checked. Hence, Litquake, the city's annual festival of words and the people who use…

Read Story

How Much Does It Cost To Be JT...

Answer: $466,500. A Manhattan federal judge on Tuesday ordered Laura Albert, creator of the sexually ambiguous literary impostor, to pay $350,000 in legal fees…

Read Story