Lucille Lang Day

Lucille Lang Day’s memoir, Married at Fourteen: A True Story (Heyday, 2012) received a PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Literary Award and was a finalist for the Northern California Book Award in Creative Nonfiction. She has published creative nonfiction in The Hudson Review, the Istanbul Literary Review, Passages North, the River Oak Review, the Willow Review, and many other journals. She is the recipient of the Willow Review Award in Creative Nonfiction and a Notable Essay citation in Best American Essays. She is also the author of a children’s book, Chain Letter, and ten poetry collections and chapbooks, including The Curvature of Blue, Infinities, and The Book of Answers. Her first poetry collection, Self-Portrait with Hand Microscope, received the Joseph Henry Jackson Award. She received an M.A. in English and an M.F.A. in creative writing at San Francisco State University, and also an M.A. in zoology and a Ph.D. in science and mathematics education at the University of California, Berkeley. The founder and director of a small press, Scarlet Tanager Books, she also served for seventeen years as the director of the Hall of Health, an interactive children’s museum in Berkeley.

 

Past Events

Scarlet Tanager Books presents Red Indian Road West

Saturday Jan 09 2016   5:00 PM
Heyday  1633 University Ave., Berkeley, CA  map

Poetry for Leonard Peltier

Thursday Feb 06 2014   7:00 PM
The Emerald Tablet  80 Fresno St., San Francisco, CA  map

PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Literary Awards Ceremony

Saturday Dec 07 2013   2:00 PM
Oakland Public Library, Rockridge Branch  5366 College Ave., Oakland, CA  map

Crossroads Reading Series

Saturday Aug 17 2013   3:00 PM
Center for Contemporary Art Sacramento  1519 19th St., Sacramento, CA  map

Lip Service West

Friday Aug 09 2013   7:30 PM
Pegasus Books  2349 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA  map

InsideStorytime WHAMMIES

Tuesday May 28 2013   7:15 PM
Make Out Room  3225 22nd St., San Francisco, CA  map

32nd Annual Northern California Book Awards

Sunday May 19 2013   1:00 PM
San Francisco Public Library  100 Larkin St., San Francisco, CA  map

Married at Fourteen

Thursday May 09 2013   7:00 PM
Kehilla Community Synagogue  1300 Grand Ave., Piedmont, CA  map

Sweet Thursdays

Thursday Apr 18 2013   7:30 PM
Lafayette Library  3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Lafayette, CA  map

Married at Fourteen: Four-Eyed Frog event

Saturday Apr 13 2013   4:00 PM
Four-Eyed Frog  Cypress Village, Gualala, CA  map

Married at Fourteen: Gallery Bookshop event

Friday Apr 12 2013   6:30 PM
Gallery Bookshop  Corner of Main & Kasten, Mendocino, CA  map

Valentine’s Day with Heyday: Love Lost and Found

Thursday Feb 14 2013   7:00 PM
Books Inc. Opera Plaza  601 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, CA  map

Lip Service West

Friday Feb 08 2013   7:30 PM
Pegasus Books  2349 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA  map

Married at Fourteen: Cal State East Bay

Wednesday Feb 06 2013   7:00 PM
California State University East Bay, University Library, Biella Room  25800 Carlos Bee Blvd., Hayward, CA  map

Lucy Lang Day and Herb Gold

Saturday Jan 26 2013   7:00 PM
Bird & Beckett Books  653 Chenery St., San Francisco, CA  map

Married at Fourteen: Berkeley reading

Friday Dec 14 2012   7:00 PM
Nefeli Cafe  1854 Euclid Ave., Berkeley, CA  map

Left Coast Writers Book Launch

Saturday Dec 08 2012   7:00 PM
Book Passage  51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera, CA  map

Married at Fourteen: Sacramento reading

Sunday Dec 02 2012   2:00 PM
The Avid Reader  1600 Broadway, Sacramento, CA  map

PEN Center USA Presents: Lucille Lang Day, Erika Schickel, Susan Straight, and Diana Wagman

Monday Nov 12 2012   7:00 PM
Skylight Books  1818 N Vermont St., Los Angeles, CA  map

Married at Fourteen: Beyond Baroque

Sunday Nov 11 2012   8:00 PM
Beyond Baroque  681 Venice Blvd., Venice, CA  map

Married at Fourteen: Ruskin Art Club, LA

Friday Nov 09 2012   7:00 PM
Ruskin Art Club  800 S. Plymouth Blvd., Los Angeles, CA  map

Married at Fourteen: Laurel Book Store

Friday Oct 26 2012   7:00 PM
Laurel Book Store  4100 MacArthur Blvd., Oakland, CA  map

Married at Fourteen: Poetry Flash

Sunday Oct 21 2012   3:00 PM
Diesel, A Bookstore  5433 College Ave., Oakland, CA  map

Married at Fourteen: Litquake

Friday Oct 12 2012   6:00 PM
Verdi Club  2424 Mariposa St., San Francisco, CA  map

Married at Fourteen: Pen Parentis Literary Salon

Tuesday Oct 09 2012   7:00 PM
Andaz Wall Street  75 Wall St., New York, NY  map

Married at Fourteen: Bluestockings

Thursday Oct 04 2012  
Bluestockings  172 Allen St., New York, NY  map

Married at Fourteen: Cambridge

Tuesday Oct 02 2012   7:00 PM
The Harvard Coop  1400 Mass Ave., Cambridge, MA  map

Married at Fourteen: Writer’s Center

Sunday Sep 30 2012   2:00 PM
Writer’s Center  4508 Walsh St., Bethesda, MD  map

Married at Fourteen: American University

Friday Sep 28 2012   1:30 PM
American University Bookstore  4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC  map

Married at Fourteen Launch Party

Thursday Sep 06 2012   6:00 PM
Heyday  1633 University Ave., Berkeley, CA  map