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Marina Lazzara on Remembering Your Dreams

An interview with Marina Lazzara from The Write Stuff series: Marina Lazzara received an MA in Poetics from New College of California and has published in various literary magazines…

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Elizabeth Costello on Making in Response to Being

An interview with Elizabeth Costello from The Write Stuff series: Elizabeth Costello writes arts and culture commentary, nonprofit communications, fiction, and poetry. Her chapbook RELIC was recently released by…

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Jamey Genna

Jamey Genna on Never Giving Up

An interview with Jamey Genna, from The Write Stuff series: Jamey Genna teaches writing, theater, and art in the East Bay area of San Francisco. She received her Masters in…

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Call for submissions: Quiet Lightning’s Virtual Mixtape on 7/6

Submissions are open for Quiet Lightning’s virtual show on 7/6, curated by Edmund Zagorin & Nazelah Jamison! All selected authors will be paid and published in sPARKLE & bLINK 106….

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Sciamachy by Anne Waldman

Sciamachy by Anne Waldman

Anne Waldman has just released a new album, SCIAMACHY. Give it a listen!

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We Love Bookstores! Virtual events to benefit Bay Area bookstores

We’ve been working with a group of amazing writers and book lovers to set up a series of virtual events that will benefit Bay Area…

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QL @ Dogeared Books Castro by Matthew James DeCoster

Save Dog Eared Books-Castro & Alley Cat Books

With their recent mandated closure due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, the wonderful people at Dog Eared Books Castro are hoping to raise money to pay…

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Litseen events cancelled

Calendar update + friendly health reminder: COVID-19

Update: click here for a listing of upcoming virtual events. In light of the California Dept. of Public Health (CDPH) recommending event organizers to shut down all…

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Litseen Featured Events Mar 9-15

LITSEEN FEATURED EVENTS, MAR 9-15 2020

Featured events for this coming week, selected by Evan Karp, Sophia Passin & Sabrina Hernandez: Monday, 3/9: Odd Mondays March 2020 Reading: Larkin, Sindell & Subramanian Tuesday, 3/10: Nomadic…

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Litseen Featured Events Mar2-8

LITSEEN FEATURED EVENTS, MAR 2-8 2020

Featured events for this coming week, selected by Evan Karp, Sophia Passin & Sabrina Hernandez: Monday, 3/2  DirtyMinds/OpenHearts Open Mic/Spoken word Quiet Lightning @ Old Devil Moon Tuesday, 3/3…

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