Back to All Events

A Celebration of "The Bigness of Things"

We are so excited to invite you to a new year celebration of our newest Wolfman Book, "The Bigness of Things: New Narrative and Visual Culture"! 

Released in late 2017 in conjunction with the Communal Presence Conference held at UC Berkeley, we have yet to throw an official book/release party...UNTIL NOW!!!


All (most) of the contributors, under one roof! 

Including such luminaries as Matt Sussman, Brandon Callender, Jamie TownsendStephanie YoungIsmail MuhammadSyd Staiti, and Brandon Brown, among others!

Short readings / long diatribes from many of the contributors!

A toast from / to the book's editors, Daniel Benjamin and Eric Sneathen!

Books books books books books books books for sale!

An excerpted film screening from Marc Huestis' 1982, "Whatever Happened to Susan Jane?"

Food and drinks!


"The Bigness of Things: New Narrative and Visual Culture" is
a whirlwind collection of essays, tributes, excitations, photographs, film stills, and archival materials surveying the intersection of New Narrative, San Francisco’s queer- and punk-infused writing avant-garde, and Bay Area visual culture, as well as its continuing relevance and legacy today.

Check out more info here:

Earlier Event: January 19
Field Guide to Empathy
Later Event: January 21
Coco Spencer 2018 Calendar Release