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June 2017

Prison University Project – Open Line

June 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Book Passage Marin, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera, CA 94925 United States
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OpenLine features essays, poetry, and artwork from Prison University Project students, amplifying their voices and humanizing the image of incarcerated people in the public imagination.

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Poetry Flash Presents Cal Freeman + Janet Hamill

June 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Moe’s Books, 2476 Telegraph Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704 United States
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Discussing new books!

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Have a Poet for Lunch w/ Charlie Jane Anders

June 23 @ 12:30 pm - 1:00 pm
Contemporary Jewish Museum, 736 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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FREE with regular admission as follows: General Admission, $14; Students with a valid ID and Seniors, $12; Members and Youth 18 and under, free.

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$5 - $25

Jenny Alton + Margaret Spilman

June 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nomadic Press: Uptown, 2301 Telegraph Ave.
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Join us for an excellent Uptown Fridays featuring readings by Jenny Alton and Margaret Spilman.

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Courtney Morgan

June 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Adobe Books, 3130 24th St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Morgan takes a radical approach to the linked-story collection in her first book.

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The Black Aesthetic Season 1 Book Launch!

June 23 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
E.M. Wolfman General Interest Small Bookstore, 410 13th Street
Oakland , CA 94612 United States
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Come join us for a evening of music videos and readings from the publication, bring your friends!

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Anywhere Zines Closing Reception

June 24 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tenderloin Museum, 398 Eddy St
San Francisco , CA United States
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This free community Saturday afternoon event features Tenderloin performances and refreshments.

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R-Dub Death

June 24 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Octopus Literary Salon, 2101 Webster St #170
Oakland , CA 94612 United States
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Readings + music!

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Saturday Night Special, A “Family” Open Mic

June 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Nick’s Lounge, 3218 Adeline St.
Berkeley, CA 94703 United States
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Our June features are: Rebecca Gaydos and Tomas Moniz.

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Kay Gabriel, Chris Nealon, + Jordan Reynolds

June 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Alley Cat Books, 3036 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Verse from Kay Gabriel, Chris Nealon, and Jordan Reynolds. Hosted by KK.

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Thomas Centolella

June 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera, CA 94925 United States
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Thomas Centolella is the author of four books of poetry.

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June 2017 Poetry at Florey’s

June 24 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Florey’s Book Co., 2120 Palmetto Ave.
Pacifica, CA 94044 United States
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Readings + an open mic!

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San Francisco Writing Workshop Reading

June 25 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Alley Cat Books, 3036 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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The San Francisco Writing Workshop presents their annual reading of work from their authors to benefit Alley Cat! Food and drinks and good company!

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Poetry Flash w/ Andrena Zawinski + Cathleen Calbert

June 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
DIESEL, A Bookstore, 5433 College Ave
Oakland, CA 94618 United States
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DIESEL, A Bookstore in Oakland hosts another installment of Poetry Flash on Sunday, June 25th at 3pm. The featured guest poets will be Andrena Zawinski and Cathleen Calbert.

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The Racket #8: The Body

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Adobe Books, 3130 24th St.
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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We're gathering a talented cast of readers to share their thoughts on the body.

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Thrity Umrigar

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera, CA 94925 United States
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Thrity Umrigar is the author of six novels.

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Johanna Ely

June 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Himalayan Flavors, 1585 University Ave
Berkeley, CA 94703 United States
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She is honored to be the current Poet Laureate of Benicia, California.

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Amelia Gray + Rosecrans Baldwin

June 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Booksmith, 1644 Haight St
San Francisco , CA 94117 United States
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Booksmith is doubly excited to host a joint reading by Amelia Gray and Rosecrans Baldwin to celebrate their anticipated new books, Isadora and The Last Kid Left.

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Bay Area Generations #46

June 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Bellevue Club, 525 Bellevue Drive
Oakland, CA 94610 United States
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A curated selection of San Francisco Bay Area poets, writers & storytellers!

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Northern California Book Awards: Judy Grahn

June 27 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
SF Public Library, 100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, 94102 United States
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Book signing reception follows.

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Patti Trimble + Toshi Washizu

June 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
North Beach, SF Public Library, 850 Columbus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94133 United States
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Join us every Tuesday evening in the historic literary epicenter of San Francisco to hear poets from near and far read their work!

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Paul Madonna

June 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera, CA 94925 United States
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Paul Madonna is a San Francisco-based artist and writer.

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Camille T. Dungy

June 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
City Lights Bookstore, 261 Columbus Ave
San Francisco , CA 94133 United States
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An award-winning African American poet debuts in prose with a stunningly graceful and honest exploration of race, motherhood, and history.

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Gabe Habash + Julie Buntin

June 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Green Apple Books on the Park, 1231 9th Ave
San Francisco , CA 94122 United States
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Gabe Habash and Julie Buntin discuss their new novels Stephen Florida and Marlena.

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Roxane Gay

June 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
African American Art & Culture Complex, 762 Fulton St.
San Francisco, CA United States
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Booksmith is thrilled to host Roxane Gay for her new memoir Hunger.

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