Archives for March 2011

You Don’t Miss Your Water…

Get Lost Books...Cover to Cover...Modern Times...even Borders! Gone or on the ropes... Stacey's...Cody's...Black Oak Books! Just a memory... You don't miss your water...'til your well runs dry! Can I get a witness!? Send your thoughts to … [Read more...]


PEOPLE POWER! language & voice! BIG EASY PIANISTICS! 3 EVENTS: SUNDAY, MARCH 20th 1:30 pm- A worldwide reading in solidarity with jailed dissident poet Liu Xiaobo, 2010 Nobel Peace Prize recipient. 3 pm- POET! Mary Winegarden reads from … [Read more...]

B&B at the Balboa 3/14 – Philip Guston Event

B&B at the Balboa-Philip Guston: A Life Lived + Discussed The Balboa Theatre (Balboa at 37th Avenue) has invited Bird & Beckett to collaborate with them from time to time to present book events paired with films! And so, with great … [Read more...]

POETS! David Gitin

Poet David Gitin reads from"the journey home" Sunday, March 13th 2 pm Gitin came of age in Buffalo, NY — where he came to know such giants in American poetry as Charles Olson, Allen Ginsberg, Robert Creeley, Ed Dorn, John Wieners, Robert Kelly … [Read more...]

Pramoedya Ananta Toer

The Buru Quartet read it! Pramoedya Ananta Toer (1925-2006) The sequence of novels comprising This Earth of Mankind, Child of All Nations, Footsteps and House of Glass were composed orally while Pramoedya was imprisoned on the Indonesian island … [Read more...]