Category Archives: Talk

Win tickets to The Moth's "Cold" StorySLAM

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The Moth is an acclaimed not-for-profit organization dedicated to the art and craft of storytelling, with public StorySLAM events that are broadcast each Saturday at 10pm on KQED Public Radio (88.5.) We’ve got five pairs of tickets to give away to their … Continue reading »

Win tickets to see Dave Eggers in conversation at SFJAZZ!

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Bay Area resident and world-renowned author Dave Eggers joins New York Times Book Review editor Pamela Paul for a wide-ranging conversation at SFJAZZ on Wednesday, October 29 about his own bestselling books and publishing ventures, his literary inspirations, his bold … Continue reading »

Win tickets to see The Daily Show's Aasif Mandvi sold-out talk!

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Indo-British-Muslim-American Daily Show correspondent Aasif Mandvi opens up in his new memoir No Man’s Land about dealing with identity issues across three continents, climbing a ladder of brown-skinned stereotypes to Hollywood success, and how he finally came to own his … Continue reading »

Win tickets to see KQED Forum host Michael Krasny in conversation!

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KQED Forum with Michael Krasny is one of the nation’s most-listened-to locally produced public radio talk shows. He’s live in conversation with KQED President John Boland next month —  and we’ve got two pairs of tickets to give away! Want to go? To be in … Continue reading »

Read the May issue of 'On Q' for your chance to win Antiques Roadshow tickets!

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Check out page 10 of KQED’s member magazine On Q to find out how to be entered to win a pair of tickets to the Santa Clara taping of Antiques Roadshow on June 7! Hurry, the entry deadline is May 12, 2014. Click here … Continue reading »

Win tickets to see "Freakonomics" authors Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner at INFORUM!

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Authors Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner, authors of Freakonomics and SuperFreakonomics are coming to San Francisco’s INFORUM to talk about their new book Think Like a Freak. With the aim of teaching us how to make smarter, harder, and better decisions, practical insights from … Continue reading »

KQED Fans: free tickets to see Michael Krasny in conversation with authors Dani Shapiro & Ayelet Waldman

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KQED Forum host Michael Krasny will be appearing at City Arts and Lectures in San Francisco on Thursday, in conversation with authors Dani Shapiro (Slow Motion, Devotion) and Ayelet Waldman (Red Hook Road, Bad Mother: A Chronicle of Maternal Crimes, … Continue reading »

Win a pair of tickets to The Moth Inaugural SF GrandSLAM Championship!

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The Moth presents the GrandSLAM, a battle of wits and words — fierce, hilarious, heartbreaking and all points between. Listen as ten StorySLAM champs tell tales of being out of their element: the freak, the foreigner, dressed for the opera … Continue reading »

Win Tickets to TEDxExpressionCollege

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We are bringing to the stage an inspirational group of speakers and performers who will discuss the theme of Innovation and Interactivity. How do we bring a fresh perspective and authentic out-of-the box thinking in our efforts to transform our communities? … Continue reading »

Win Passes to C2SV September 26-29

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KQED is proud to be a media sponsor of C2SV — the Bay Area’s newest and best festival celebrating the convergence of technology and creativity in Silicon Valley. Join us for four days of smart sessions and fun in downtown … Continue reading »