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Genny + Nellie

Genny Lim and Nellie Wong, Reading and in Conversation

Thursday, August 31 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

Martha + Paul

Martha Ronk and Paul Vangelisti, Reading and in Conversation

Thursday, September 14 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

Tatiana + Douglas

Douglas Kearney and Tatiana Luboviski-Acosta, in Performance and Conversation

Thursday, September 21 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

Jaime Cortez

The New Talkies: Live Film Narrations at ATA

Friday, September 22 - 8:00 pm
Artists’ Television Access 992 Valencia Street (at 21st), San Francisco

Camille + Javier

Camille T. Dungy and Javier Zamora, Reading and in Conversation

Thursday, September 28 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

Mazza Writer in Residence Tongo Eisen-Martin

Mazza Writer in Residence Tongo Eisen-Martin, in Performance and Conversation

Thursday, October 5 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

Tongo Eisen-Martin + Marshall Trammell

Words and Music, Tongo Eisen-Martin with Marshall Trammell, in Performance

Saturday, October 7 - 7:00 pm
The Green Arcade, 1680 Market Street (at Gough), San Francisco

May-Lee + Junse

Prose at The Poetry Center, May-lee Chai and Junse Kim, Reading and in Conversation

Thursday, October 12 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

Dennis + Eileen

Dennis Cooper and Eileen Myles, Rare San Francisco Appearance

Sunday, October 15 - 7:00 pm
McRoskey Mattress Co., 1687 Market Street (at Gough), San Francisco

Helen + Will

Helen Dimos and William Rowe, Reading and in Conversation

Thursday, October 26 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

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