Archives for September 2012

Birds of a Feather
Writers read their work

Sunday, September 23rd -- 2:00 p.m. PAWA (Philippine American Writers & Artists) co-presents with Bird & Beckett "Birds of a Feather" -- a reading featuring Bay Area writers Rabih Alameddine, Laura Goode and Barbara Jane Reyes. RABIH … [Read more...]

New Monsters
Jazz live in the store

Sunday, September 23rd - 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. which way west? Sunday concert series. no cover - but your donations are crucial to help us pay the musicians. What to make of this booking?  Bird & Beckett invites you to come down to the shop … [Read more...]

Between Heaven and Here
by Susan Straight

What I'm reading now... an occasional post by the proprietor... Susan Straight has long been on the short list of English-language fiction writers dear to my heart-- along with Michael Ondaatje, Jayne Anne Phillips, Breece D'J Pancake, Denis … [Read more...]

David Solbach Trio

Sunday, September 16 - 4:30-6:30 p.m. "which way west" Sunday afternoon concert series. All ages welcome.  Never a cover charge, but your generous donations help us pay the musicians. David Solbach, jazz clarinet player & composer, brings … [Read more...]

Sunday Poets:
Jennifer Arin & Meg Schoerke

Sunday, September 16 - 2 p.m. A special reading by two SFSU English Dept. professors and poets.  Jennifer Arin has just published a new collection entitled Ways We Hold, while Meg Schoerke has won wide acclaim for her book, Anatomical Venus. Arin … [Read more...]