Archives for January 2013

Thursday, January 31st:
Poets Richard Silberg
& Willis Barnstone

Thursday, Jan. 31st at 7 pm: Two distinguished poets, reading their original poems and translations. Richard Silberg reads from his new collection of poems, The Horses: New and Selected Poems, published in September of last year by Red Hen … [Read more...]

Jazz in the bookshop:
every Friday 5:30 to 8:00 pm

Friday, Feb. 4: Don Prell's Seabop Ensemble with Jerry Logas, sax Michael Parsons, piano Don Prell, bass Chris Bjorkbom, drums Bassist Prell got his start in L.A. in the 1950s, when he was a core member of the Bud Shank Quartet, traveling … [Read more...]

Sunday, February 3rd:
Poets Les Gottesman & Jodi Sanchez

This reading celebrates Les Gottesman's newest chapbook, Misuses of Poetry and Other Poems, from Finishing Line Press. Les’s first published poems were in Ted Berrigan's C magazine in 1965. More recently, his poems have appeared in numerous print and … [Read more...]

Sunday, January 27th:
Bay Area Jazz All-Stars

which way west? Sunday concert series. All ages welcome! No cover charge, but your generous donations make it possible for us to pay the musicians. Sunday, Jan. 27 - 4:30-6:30 pm: The Bay Area Jazz All-Stars. Mark Levine is widely known (with … [Read more...]

Saturday, January 26th:
Writers Lucille Lang Day & Herbert Gold

7 p.m. - Two accomplished writers take entirely different ends of the spectrum as their starting point in memoirs of humor, insight and no small measure of narrative grace. Lucille Lang Day's Married at Fourteen tells the tale of her young life … [Read more...]