Celebrating RESISTENCIA: Poems of Protest and Revolution

Celebrating RESISTENCIA: Poems of Protest and Revolution

Mark Eisner and Tina Escaja with Carolina De Robertis, Romina Funes, Jack Hirschman, Rebeca Lane, Jessica Powell, and more. Opening statement by Elaine Katzenberger, Executive Director of City Lights Booksellers & Publishers Co-presented by City…

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City Lights LIVE!

City Lights LIVE!

Join us for our first livestream as we honor our worldwide community of friends with this special online gathering. About this Event With special guests…

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Collected Poems of Bob Kaufman: A celebration on his 95th birthday—poetry and jazz

Collected Poems of Bob Kaufman: A celebration on his 95th birthday—poetry and jazz

In celebration of the recent publication of the Collected Poems of Bob Kaufman, edited by Neeli Cherkovski, Raymond Foye, and Tate Swindell, by City Lights…

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Love Songs for Dyslexic Hearts: A Night of Poetry at Alley Cat Books

Love Songs for Dyslexic Hearts: A Night of Poetry at Alley Cat Books

Featuring Kim Shuck and the legendary bloodflower. Featuring Jack Hirschman, Rusty Rebar, Wrob Rosenberger, Jack Mellender, James Zealous, and the legendary bloodflower! The second hour…

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photos of Saint Mary's MFA

Lightning Strikes: A benefit for Saint Mary’s Rising Writers

DATE & TIME: Saturday, December 7, 2019 – 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. LOCATION: Dolby Chadwick Gallery 210 Post St #205, San Francisco, CA 94108, USA View a…

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flier for A World Without Wars - Part 1

A World Without Wars – Part 2

IN CELEBRATION OF THE PUBLICATION OF THE 6TH OVERTHROWING CAPITALISM ANTHOLOGY NINA SERRANO ARNOLDO GARCIA JULIE ROGERS DIEGO DE LEO JEANNE POWELL CAROL DENNEY NILOUFAR TALEBI…

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flier for the San Francisco Leonard Cohen Festival 2019

SFCohenFest: A Night of Cohen Poetry, Literature, and Music

The San Francisco Leonard Cohen Festival – A Celebration of Leonard’s Music, Poetry, Insight & Humor – Night #1 Readings, recitations, and reflections on Leonard’s…

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flyer for Da Do

DA do SF 7

Come to SPECS Bar on Sunday, December 8 at 6pm as 3RP Co-directors Peter Carlaftes & Kat Georges present their annual Dada Journal MAINTENANT reading…

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BEAT UP & BEAT DOWN

BEAT UP & BEAT DOWN

FRI. AUGUST 23RD, 7:30PM We’re super happy to announce our cross-country collaboration with NYC Beat poet George Wallace of POETRYBAY, Great Weather for Media, and poet…

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Mahnaz Badihian + Youssef Alaoui - followed by an open mic

Mahnaz Badihian + Youssef Alaoui – followed by an open mic

“Life took me through many different experiences, but art and poetry never left my side. “ Mahnaz Badihian is a poet, translator and artist whose…

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