The Litography Project

5:42pm

Mon November 3, 2014
The Litography Project

The Book Report: Kevin Smokler

Kevin Smokler
Cal Tabuena-Frolli

The Book Report is a series where we talk to local authors about the books they love. Writer Kevin Smokler shared his pick - The Fire Next Time, by James Baldwin - with Ninna Gaensler-Debs.

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6:00pm

Wed October 8, 2014
The Litography Project

The San Francisco Bookstore Survival Guide

Green Apple Books before the opening of their second store

5:25pm

Mon July 28, 2014
The Litography Project

The Book Report: Anisse Gross

San Francisco Writer Anisse Gross

The Book Report is a new series where we talk to local authors about the books they love. Writer Anisse Gross shared her pick - The Abortion - by Richard Brautigan, with Ninna Gaensler-Debs.

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5:30pm

Mon March 10, 2014
Arts & Culture

Making a book from beginning to end, with one of San Francisco’s last remaining bookbinders

Tim James shows the final product
Jasmín Lopéz

Stepping inside the Taurus Bookbindery is kind of like stepping back in time. The wide open space is packed full of retro machines from the 1920s that could double as torture devices. There are electric paper cutters with long blades, sizzling hot, rusty knives, and eight-foot-tall cast iron weights. Rolls of cloth and leather line the walls, and their earthy smells mix with odors of oil, paper and hot glue.

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