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70th Anniversary Poetry Reading – Live in Kerouac Alley

July 23, 2023 @ 1:00 pm

oin us as we gather some of the Bay Area’s best poets to help us celebrate our 70th anniversary! We’ll be hosting a star-studded event—with musical accompaniment TBA—in Kerouac Alley, right next to the bookstore. This Sunday afternoon event is free and open to the public, but be advised that seating will be limited and only available on a first-come first-served basis.

Emceed by Peter Maravelis, with readings by Josiah Luis Alderete, James Cagney, Meilani Clay, soledad con carne, Donna de la Perrière, Forrest Gander, Tongo Eisen-Martin, Juba Kalamka, Joseph Lease, DA Powell, Jenny Qi, Dean Rader, Barbara Jane Reyes, Kim Shuck, Maw Shein Win, and Matthew Zapruder. With musical accompaniment TBA.


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261 Columbus Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94133 United States
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