Otis R. Taylor Jr.

Otis R. Taylor Jr. is the East Bay columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle, focusing on the people who make the region a fascinating place to live and work. A South Carolina transplant, Otis spent more than a decade at The (Columbia, S.C.) State newspaper, writing about arts, culture and entertainment. Otis reports on housing, immigration, race and cannabis, as well as the region’s history, culture and politics.

Current Schedule

2019 - Prophet of Freedom: Frederick Douglass

Previous Years

2018 - Men and Boys 2018: Cultural and Personal Masculinities