Archives for August 2011

Poets Berkson/McNaughton-Moe-Rice/Sigafoos

POETS!  Three Readings of Note Bird & Beckett continues to offer one of the liveliest poetry scenes of any bookshop in town-- in this City of Poets! Monday, August 29th, 7:00 pm Bill Berkson and Duncan McNaughton Bill and Duncan are … [Read more...]

Time is Now, Not Money w/ Kasey Knudsen

Outfest! Jazz on the Avant Side Every Sunday in August Sunday, August 21st, 4:30 & 5:30 (two sets) Time is Now, Not Money featuring Kasey Knudsen, sax Kasey Knudsen has been taking the avant garde jazz scene by storm since her graduation … [Read more...]

Megan Harlan

Sunday afternoon Poet's salon Sunday, August 21st, 2:30 pm Megan Harlan Megan's recent collection of poems, Mapmaking, won the John Ciardi Prize for Poetry, and her poems have been heard on the PBS News Hour's Poetry Series and published in … [Read more...]

Foster/Prell/Marabuto

jazz in the bookshop every friday, 5:30 to 8:00! Friday, August 19 Don Prell / Scott Foster Duo Guitarist Scott Foster and bassist Don Prell have been mainstays of the Friday evening jazz scene at Bird & Beckett since its start in October of … [Read more...]

Paris Portraits + Manning/Pilorz Outfit

Paris & Points Further Out! Sunday, August 14: Paris Portraits at 2:30 / Outfest! at 4:30 Gertrude Stein's Circle evoked in a monologue based on Harriet Lane Levy's Paris Portraits Manning / Pilorz combo featured in our Outfest! sequence of … [Read more...]