Published a new Android website for Google IO 2016.
I spoke at Google about Oakland in Popular Memory on August 6, 2012 as part of their Authors@Google series: … [Read more]
Over 1,000 cyclists turned out for one of the most popular East Bay Bike Parties to date. At 8pm on Friday, August 10, 2012, the lower lot at Rockridge BART was overflowing with cyclists of all ages from throughout the East Bay. People were on all … [Read more]
See Joe Sciarrillo's photos of the last several Oakland Art Murmurs and First Fridays: August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 … [Read more]
Hiram Lawrence was one-year-old when he was shot in Oakland on November 28, 2011. On Saturday, July 21, 2012 approximately 200 cyclists turned out for the 5th Annual Peace Ride in his honor. The event, sponsored by Bikes 4 Life bike shop, ended in … [Read more]
The Huffington Post published an excerpt from Oakland in Popular Memory--the afterword titled "Gertrude Stein's Oakland." Read the post here. This piece is adapted from a blog post I wrote for the Google Books blog for Gertrude Stein's birthday on … [Read more]
Ever wondered what it'd be like to step back in time? To enter a place that's surrounded by the post-modern and the digital age, but doesn't give into the pressures to modernize and refuses to succumb to the latest technology? Entering St. … [Read more]