Storied: San Francisco

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About Storied: San Francisco

An ongoing audio and visual documentary about people—artists, bartenders, community leaders, doctors, lawyers, and business owners who have one thing in common—San Francisco is where they live, work, or do their thing.

We aim to further enrich the experience of being here by learning about the many people who've come before us, as well as those who continue to add to the feeling that this place is special. Get to know your neighbors through hearing their stories, and we hope that you'll be inspired by the people you meet here.

We stand with the BIPOC community, especially those folks in the Bay Area, and all who fight for racial and social justice and equality.

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  • In this podcast, Alia picks up where she left off in Part 1 , sharing stories of joining her mom on pot-brownie runs in The City…

    S4 E4 27 mins

  • It isn't every episode that we get to learn more about the main character in a book. First of all, if you haven't already read Home…

    S4 E4 26 mins

  • This one's pretty much all about San Francisco politics 20 years ago. Matt talks about how it was that he ended up running for political office…

    S4 E3 29 mins

  • Matt Gonzalez's life could've turned out very different. ​Born in McAllen, Texas, and raised there and across the river in Reynoso, Tamaulipas (Mexico), Matt recalls spending…

    S4 E3 31 mins

  • Arthur Gaus  came of age in the Golden Era of comedy in San Francisco. Picking up where he left off in Part 1 , Arthur sets…

    S4 E2 31 mins

  • Arthur Gaus  grew up on a famous block in The City. In this podcast, the native San Francisco comedian traces his story back to his parents'…

    S4 E2 32 mins

  • Renel grew up going to Giants games at Candlestick Park. So when the team reached out to her in 1999 about the possibility of becoming the…

    S4 E1 32 mins

  • Renel has always enjoyed entertaining people. Born in Oakland and raised there, in Berkeley, and in Richmond, Renel suffered when her family moved to Menlo Park…

    S4 E1 32 mins

  • A couple days ago on this show, Chronicle journalist Kevin Fagan  told you all about his latest project: the untold story of the Doodler, a new…

    S4 Bonus  10 mins

  • Welcome to the soft launch of Storied: San Francisco, Season 4! We love catching up with friends and past guests of the show. For Kevin…

    S4 Bonus  33 mins