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...]

Indian Cinema Beyond Bollywood – Day 2

Saturday, March 17th, at the Balboa Theatre... Bird & Beckett presents day 2 of  "Indian Cinema Beyond Bollywood: Contemporary and Classic Bengali Films from Tollywood" A Five-Days Festival of Films at the Balboa Theatre March … [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...]

Poets Lyon, Mackey, Ormerod + Suffrage

Sunday, October 2nd – 1 pm From New York: Three Poets – One Hour Brant Lyon Mary Mackey & Jane Ormerod Three poets who love to perform, on tour! Jane Ormerod called us up and said she was coming to San Francisco, and could she bring … [Read more...]

Macy Blackman + Panel on postcolonial literature

This coming Sunday... September 18th... two events A Panel Discussion of New Writing from India, Africa and the Caribbean Music by Macy Blackman and the Mighty Fines first up: literary panel at 2 pm! Speakers: Aaron Bady – Rohit Chopra – Gautam … [Read more...]