Archives for September 2012

POETS!
Virginia Barrett & Bobby Coleman
+ open mic

Monday, Sept. 17 -- 7 p.m. Featured poets plus an open mic 1st & 3rd Monday of each month hosted by Jerry Ferraz. Virginia Barrett is a poet inspired by her surroundings, her writing tied to her eye as a visual artist as well as the … [Read more...]

live jazz at Bird & Beckett…
Happy birthday, Dorothy!

Friday, Sept. 14, from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m., it's drummer Jimmy Ryan's quintet swinging through another bop-drenched session of our weekly "jazz in the bookshop" series... and Sunday, Sept. 16, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., clarinetist/composer David Solbach … [Read more...]

PAWA presents: Birds of a Feather

Sunday, Sept. 23 - 2 p.m. Rabih Alameddine, Laura Goode, Barbara Jane Reyes, hosted by G. Justin Hulog Rabih Alameddine is the author of three novels, The Hakawati, I, the Divine, and Koolaids, as well as The Perv, a book of short stories. He … [Read more...]

Litquake @ B&B: RADICALS

Sunday, Oct. 7 - 2 p.m. Elaine Elinson, Hilton Obenzinger, Jonah Raskin, Nina Serrano, Barry Willdorf Elaine Elinson, coauthor of the award-winning Wherever There‚Äôs a Fight: How Runaway Slaves, Suffragists, Immigrants, Strikers, and Poets … [Read more...]

POETS! Rebecca Farivar & Ben Mirov, plus open mic

Monday, Oct. 1 - 7 p.m. Featured poets plus an open mic 1st & 3rd Monday of each month hosted by Jerry Ferraz. Rebecca Farivar is the author of Correct Animal (Octopus Books, 2011) and chapbook American Lit (Dancing Girl Press, 2011). She holds an … [Read more...]