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RIP Gary Arlington, underground comix hero (UPDATED)

January 17, 2014
UPDATE: This just in from Ron Turner: "Hello Friends.  There will be a memorial for Gary this coming Tuesday at 11 AM at 225...

Local heroes

Image Expo unleashes 'Walking Dead' secrets, intergalactic mysteries, and more comic-tastic delights

Page turners

November 27, 2013

BOOKS ISSUE: Short reviews of great books and comics

Theater Listings: November 6 – 12, 2013

November 5, 2013
Stage listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Performance times may change; call venues to confirm. Reviewers are Robert Avila, Rita Felciano, and Nicole Gluckstern....

The Selector: October 30-Nov. 5, 2013

October 29, 2013
WEDNESDAY 30 The Nightmare Before Christmas "Boys and girls of every age, wouldn't you like to see something strange?" If so, (and especially if...

On the Cheap: October 16 – 22, 2013

October 15, 2013
On the Cheap listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Submit items for the listings at listings@sfbg.com. For further information on how to submit items...

Best of the Bay 2013 Readers Poll: Shopping

October 15, 2013
BEST OF THE BAY 2013: READERS POLLSHOPPING BEST OVERALL BOOKSTORE GREEN APPLE BOOKS 506 Clement, SFwww.greenapplebooks.com BEST USED BOOK STORE AARDVARK BOOKS 227 Church, SF(415) 552-6733 BEST...

Weekly Picks: October 9 – 15, 2013

October 8, 2013
Huzzah!THURDAY 10/10 "Calacas: Day of the Dead" This is the first year Creativity Explored — which guides artists with developmental disabilities — has taken on...

The Performant: Up, up and away

It’s a Bird…It’s a Plane…It’s Superman flies again. It’s been 75 years since Jerry Siegel and Joe Schuster began developing their most enduring creation, Superman,...

Art 111

One of SF's first gallery-based nightclubs turns 20

Fall fairs and festivals

August 27, 2013
Listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Sept. 14-15 Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival Ghirardelli Square, 900 North Point, SF; ghirardellisq.com/chocolate-festival. Noon-5pm, $25 for 15 chocolate tastings. Project...

Drawn together

CCA launches a masters program in comics

Theater Listings: July 24 – 31, 2013

July 23, 2013
Stage listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Performance times may change; call venues to confirm. Reviewers are Robert Avila, Rita Felciano, and Nicole Gluckstern....

Nothing could be more super duper than ‘So Super Duper’

July 11, 2013
On Saturday evening in the Castro at 7pm, quite possibly one of the gayest things ever will occur, as queer comics artist Brian Andersen...

The Fourth of July: Remembering the good old days in Rock Rapids, Iowa, circa 1940s to 1950s

July 3, 2013
By Bruce B. Brugmann(Note: In July of 1972, when the Bay Guardian was short a Fourth of July story, I sat down...

HOT PINK LIST 2013: COMICS GEEKS

Our annual tribute to queers who grabbed our attention and held it

On the Cheap listings

June 11, 2013
On the Cheap listings by Whitney Kidd. Submit items for the listings at listings@sfbg.com. For further information on how to submit items for the...

Triumph of queer comics: Justin Hall wins Lambda, ‘Adèle’ takes Cannes

June 4, 2013
Two cool, queer graphic surprises, just in time for Pride month. First, local comics hero, Califormia College of the Arts professor, and frequent SFBG...

Joyful noise

'Tales of the San Francisco Cacophony Society' takes readers to the brink

Let it all out

Shout! fosters artistic expression for female veterans

Stage Listings

April 30, 2013
Stage listings are compiled by Guardian staff. Performance times may change; call venues to confirm. Reviewers are Robert Avila, Rita Felciano, and Nicole Gluckstern....

Treats

Jook nook at B Star, duck flautas at Chilango, and a well-worth-it pizza splurge at Farina

John Waters would love tonight’s Que(e)ry party — and more, from your week in sexy events

April 10, 2013
We've all seen the John Waters quote: “If you go home with somebody, and they don't have books, don't fuck 'em!” Baltimore's favorite trashy son,...

New forms

Мишка comes to town, Retrofit Republic finds fashion in reuse