Currently, events for SLF-SFBA are being hosted via Zoom videoconferencing and All events take place at 2pm PT. Please join us!

Sunday, 8/16/20 – Writing Sprints and Prompts with the SLF-SFBA Co-Chairs

Come write with us! The co-chairs of the San Francisco Bay Area branch of the Speculative Literature Foundation will lead a writing sprint session with our new members. For our first meeting, we want to focus on the core of speculative fiction – the act of creation itself! Sign up.

Sunday, 9/20/20 – How Do Speculative Fiction Writers Get Grants? A Panel.

Join our panelists for a discussion on what sort of grants are available for speculative fiction writers, what goes into a grant application, and what tips the panelists have for making sure your application has the best chance possible at success. Sign up.

Sunday, 11/15/2020 – An Expert Talk on Science, Tech, and Research

This will be our first expert talk on a topic of interest to speculative fiction writers. The topic and presenter will be announced once we confirm those details.

These talks may include, for example, climatology, Victorian fashion, quantum mechanic developments, DNA science, or other topics that inform writers as we build worlds, new technologies, cultures, and dreams from our imaginations. Sign up.