First BAPM event of 2016: Saturday, June 11

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Join us on
Saturday, June 11,
to hear a fantastic assembly of poets,
this time from guest-curator Julian Talamantez Brolaski:

READERS:  Sirama Bajo  *  Tongo Eisen-Martin
Evan Kennedy  *  Erica Lewis  *  Laura Moriarty
Max Wolf Valerio  *  Ronaldo Wilson

Doors open at 6pm.
Reading begins at 6:30pm *sharp*

Alley Cat Books
3036 24th Street (between Harrison & Treat)
San Francisco

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Second 2014 BAPM Event: Saturday, July 26

Yayoi_Kusama_David_Zwirner_1Join us again this month
to hear yet another fantastic assembly of poets,
this time from guest-curator Erica Lewis:

Michelle Detorie * Carrie Hunter * Lauren Levin
Alexandra Naughton * Ted Rees * Dan Thomas-Glass
Della Watson * Jessica Wickens * Valerie Witte

Doors open at 7pm.
Reading begins at 7:30pm *sharp*

The Emerald Tablet
80 Fresno Street (in North Beach)
San Francisco

Directions here
More info here and here




2013 One Hundred Thousand Poets For Change / Bay Area Poetry Marathon event

430463_486667991356949_930752974_nSeptember 28th, 2013 is the global 100 Thousand Poets for Change Day (http:/

Come to the Bay Area Poetry Marathon’s 100TPC event, and join other poets, musicians, artists, dancers, photographers, performing artists, around the USA & across the planet, in a demonstration & celebration of poetry to promote serious social, environmental, and political change.


Saturday, September 28 … 7:00pm
____   CCA Writers’ Studio, 195 DeHaro Street (@ 15th St.), San Francisco   ____

Curator: Donna de la Perrière

Our readers in San Francisco will include:
* Julian Talamantez Brolaski * J. P. Dancing Bear *
* Zack Haber * Elaine Barry Kahn *
* Evan Karp * Joseph Lease *
* Mariam Dubovik Lease * Erica Lewis *
* Steven Seidenberg * Chloé Veylit *

➣ Doors open at 7pm
➣ Doors close & reading begins at 7:30 sharp