Las Cafeteras with W. Kamau Bell: SongWriter Live! // SF

“SongWriter” is a podcast that turns stories into songs, with past performances by Questlove, Joyce Carol Oates, David Gilmour (Pink Floyd), Roxane Gay, and more.

Wednesday, July 10

The Commons at KQED
2601 Mariposa Street
San Francisco CA, 94110



This event features live storytelling by Emmy- and Peabody-winning television host and producer, comedian and bestselling author W. Kamau Bell, which will be transformed into original music by the Chicano band Las Cafeteras.

Together with “SongWriter” host Ben Arthur and social psychologist Shira Gabriel, they craft an evening about identity, home and collective effervescence through a thrilling exchange of story, ideas and music.

  • This event is made possible by a grant from the Templeton World Charity Foundation.
  • Co-presented by Litquake.
  • About KQED Live:
  • KQED Live brings journalism to life onstage, amplifies local culture, and deepens community bonds through events and experiences at KQED’s studio headquarters in San Francisco and around the Bay Area.

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