Why There Are Words Presents: Authors from Nothing Short of 100, with Special Guest R.O. Kwon

Why There Are Words Presents: Authors from Nothing Short of 100, with Special Guest R.O. Kwon

Join Why There Are Words on November 8, 2018, at Studio 333 in Sausalito when authors from the anthology Nothing Short of 100 will read, along with very special…

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great weather for MEDIA Book Release Party

great weather for MEDIA Book Release Party

Celebrate the publication of great sweather for MEDIA’s latest anthology, Suitcase of Chrysanthemums and meet an indie press looking for new voices. Featuring contributors and special guests…

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great weather for MEDIA Book Party & Open Mic

great weather for MEDIA Book Party & Open Mic

Celebrate the publication of great weather for MEDIA’s latest anthology, Suitcase of Chrysanthemums and meet an indie press looking for new voices. Featuring contributors and special guests…

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3 + 3: A Collaboration Between 3 Poets & 3 Musicians

3 + 3: A Collaboration Between 3 Poets & 3 Musicians

Three musician-poet pairs each perform a set—one new poem inspired by an original song, one new song inspired by an original poem, and one piece…

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Lit Crawl: Babar in Exile

Lit Crawl: Babar in Exile

Poets associated with and influenced by the Babarians of the Cafe Babar in the 1980s, the Punks of Poetry, hosted by Richard Loranger in Phase…

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Bay Area Generations Show #62

Bay Area Generations Show #62

A literary salon featuring curated works of San Francisco Bay Area poets, writers and storytellers.

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Why There Are Words Presents a Special Celebration: WTAW Press Book Launch with Very Special Guests

Why There Are Words Presents a Special Celebration: WTAW Press Book Launch with Very Special Guests

Join Why There Are Words on October 11, 2018, at Studio 333 in Sausalito for a special celebration when our WTAW Press authors Sarah Stone and Angela Mitchell will read…

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Why There Are Words Sausalito Presents: A Collaboration with Black Lawrence Press

Why There Are Words Sausalito Presents: A Collaboration with Black Lawrence Press

Join Why There Are Words in Sausalito September 13, 2018, at Studio 333 when the following five authors from Black Lawrence Press will read, along with special…

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Flower Moon Lantern Riddles

Flower Moon Lantern Riddles

Clarion celebrates the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival with poetry, music and lantern riddles. Fusing poetry, music, theater and art, Flower Moon Lantern Riddles features poems from the…

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Epic Poetry Reading, Frederick Glaysher, at Sacred Grounds

Epic Poetry Reading, Frederick Glaysher, at Sacred Grounds

In 1977, Frederick Glaysher took a theatre course in the Interpretative Reading of Poetry, learning that the Greek rhapsodes would travel throughout ancient Greece reciting…

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The Parliament of Poets, An Epic Poem, at the Shelton Theater

The Parliament of Poets, An Epic Poem, at the Shelton Theater

Shelton Theater – The Parliament of Poets: An Epic Poem. August 10, Friday, 7:30 to 9:00 pm. https://sheltontheater.org/the-parliament-of-poets-an-epic-poem/ The Parliament of Poets: An Epic Poem In 1977,…

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Perfectly Queer East Bay Reading "Summer Reading List"

Perfectly Queer East Bay Reading “Summer Reading List”

Whether it’s a staycation at Lake Merritt or a trip to the Mediterranean, you’ll need a good book–or four. Come hear visiting author Nick White and…

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Poetry Nap · Chapter Three, The Secret of Forgotten Stars

Poetry Nap · Chapter Three, The Secret of Forgotten Stars

Slip your shoes off, lie down, and drift away to poetry and music of the masters woven into enchanting, witty and immersive tales. Enter the luxurious,…

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Perfectly Queer East Bay Reading "Contrasts: Poetry & Prose"

Perfectly Queer East Bay Reading “Contrasts: Poetry & Prose”

Poetry and prose: apples and oranges? Decide for yourself at Perfectly Queer East Bay “Contrasts: Poetry & Prose” Wednesday, May 23, 7pm at Laurel Bookstore…

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Stevenson Poetry Night at the SHPL

Stevenson Poetry Night at the SHPL

Join us for an evening celebrating the spoken word and the works of Robert Louis Stevenson! The evening will feature an open mic for aspiring…

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Perfectly Queer-East Bay: Celebrate National Poetry Month

Perfectly Queer-East Bay: Celebrate National Poetry Month

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Europa Grace, M.I., Miyuki, and Gabriel Christian.

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