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Patti Smith’s Reading of ‘Year of the Monkey’
Organized by the Bay Area Book Festival’s Women Lit society, punk-poet icon Patti Smith will do a special reading from her 2019 New York Times bestseller, Year of the Monkey. Smith — author of cult favorites Just Kids and M Train — will also play a few songs with her longtime bandmate Tony Shanahan. The $35 admission price includes a paperback copy of Year of the Monkey and a link to the recorded event. 7 p.m. baybookfest.org