Bullets Across the Bay (Exhibit/Meet the Curator/Panel)
Ever since the publication of Dashiell Hammett’s The Maltese Falcon in 1930, San Francisco has been recognized as the birthplace of modern crime fiction. Doe Library's exhibit, Bullets Across the Bay, examines the Bay Area as a popular setting for mystery and detective novels and highlights the richness of UC Berkeley’s collections for the study of genre fiction. Choose from several options to learn more about the topic or exhibit:
1) Open house on Friday from 1-6 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., or Sunday from 1-9 p.m.
2) Meet the curator, Randal Brandt, on Friday from 3-4 p.m.
3) Special panel discussion and book signing on Friday from 4-6 p.m. in 190 Doe (across from the Morrison Library, north entrance of Doe) with local mystery authors Lucha Corpi, Eddie Muller, Kelli Stanley, and moderator Janet Rudolph.