Marijuana Land + Bernal Hills Players

Meanwhile, at the bookshop... Sunday, March 18th 2:30 pm: Writer Jonah Raskin Marijuanaland Jonah Raskinhas written extensively on American cultural history, particularly its more radical and humanist aspects – with books on Abbie Hoffman, … [Read more...]

upcoming events

Coming up now at Bird & Beckett!  Jazz in the bookshop on Friday... and every Friday always 5:30 to 8:00 pm never a cover charge, but we always implore you to contribute what you can to help us pay the musicians, who deserve far more than they … [Read more...]


Fresh Print Some new books to please the avid reader: Patti Smith is an icon and a touchstone for hundreds of thousands of us... from the arrival of "Horses" in 1975 to the 2010 release of her memoir, Just Kids, and her HSBG appearance that same … [Read more...]

which way west-plus 11/27/11

wondering what you've missed?  here's a sample... also hit the "older posts" button below to stroll back through the weeks... a few sundays ago... Sunday, November 27 - three events At 1 pm:  I'm Not a Tourist!  I Live Here! Ex-Glen Parker & … [Read more...]

Books for Xmas

Fresh Print Some new books to please the avid reader: The Swerve: How the World Became Modern by Stephen Goldblatt. In this gloriously learned page-turner, both biography and intellectual history, Harvard Shakespearean scholar Greenblatt (Will in … [Read more...]