The LaborFest Writers' Group evolved out of the 2005 LaborFest writing workshop with Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz. Current members are: Richard Chen, Margaret Cooley, Keith David Cooley , Susan Ford, Phyllis Holliday, Jerry Path,  Alice Rogoff and Nellie Wong .

Members of the LaborFest Writers will read their work on the theme: Our Right to the City: Fighting Against the Forces of Displacement. LaborFest Writers believes everyone has a story to tell. An evening of fiction, nonfiction, poetry and memoir will help awaken the hidden stories within. We will be exploring past histories, our uncertain future, and new changing landscapes and paradigms. The evening includes special musical guest Tom Wishing.  An event for LaborFest 2015: LaborFest Writers . July 21st (Tuesday) 7:00 PM (Free) Bird and Beckett Bookstore 653 Chenery St., Glenn Park, SF