Q R Hand and Arisa White

 Monday, March 19, 7 pm Poets! Arisa White & QR Hand Open Mic Follows Youth and experience go hand in hand... Arisa White's debut poetry collection is Hurrah's Nest.  QR's life in poetry is sketched out in the book Whose Really … [Read more...]

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...]

Woolgathering

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...]