Sunday, October 21st – 2:00-3:45 pm
Poets Maxine Chernoff & Neeli Cherkovski

 

Maxine Chernoff will read her poems from Camera (2016) and Under the Music, forthcoming 2019. She has won an NEA grant and the PEN Translation Award, and has been a visiting writer at The American Academy in Rome.

Neeli Cherkovski has been a key post-beat poet and essayist, from his days in Los Angeles in the late 1960s and early 1970s to his long tenure in San Francisco. His latest book of poems, Elegy for My Beat Generation, was published earlier this year by Lithic Press.