Category Archive: Event Reviews

Event Review: The Dome Awakens: A Star Wars Celebration

  It’s a Saturday afternoon at the San Diego Public Library. I am here for the Worlds of Star Wars Talk. The speakers, Lisa Will and Shane Haggard, are both professors at San… Continue reading

Event Review: Sacred Geography: Dispatches from India by Harold Jaffe

It’s a Friday evening at the San Diego Theosophy Center, and few people are talking. The room is warm despite the open window. Professor Harold Jaffe is all in black, a sensible button-up,… Continue reading

Event review: Never Cross a Word: 100th Anniversary of the CrossWord Puzzle

First off, I have not been to a city library in years, or done a crossword puzzle in even longer. But I thought, why not conquer both on the same day. On December… Continue reading

Event Review: Sandra Alcosser at Living Writers Series

Room 430. Many have stood in this room, presenting their work in and outside of academia, sharing their lives after their own journey through college. On December 3, at San Diego State University’s… Continue reading

Event Review: Eat! Read! Party! holiday event at Mysterious Galaxy

I love bookstores. From used bookstores to quirky indie shops to tiny, cluttered stores with ceiling-high stacks of books to boxy superstores. All of them. A bookstore is more than a place to… Continue reading

Event Review: Joyce Maynard Reading at Warwick’s, La Jolla

For those of you book lovers who have not been to Warwick’s in La Jolla, California, you are missing out on a community worth treasuring. It is rare to find quaint, clean, physical,… Continue reading

Event Review: Pireeni Sundaralingam at Living Writers Series

The Living Writers Series opened its fall program September 18, 2013 at 7 p. m. in the Love Library, room 430 at San Diego State University. Pireeni Sundaralingam shared her work and read… Continue reading

Event Review: Halina Duraj at Living Writers Series

It was that time of the semester again when students, professors, and others came together to attend Hugh C. Hyde Living Writers Series at the San Diego State University Love Library. Twice a… Continue reading