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Upcoming Events

Lewis Jordan + Langston Hughes

Lewis Jordan Trio, for Langston Hughes on his Birthday

Thursday, February 1 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, Humanities 512, San Francisco State University

Dale Smith + books

Dale Smith, on Robert Duncan and Charles Olson, and reading his own poetry

Thursday, February 8 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, Humanities 512, San Francisco State University

Garrett Caples + Julian Talamantez Brolaski

Julian Talamantez Brolaski and Garrett Caples, reading and in conversation

Thursday, February 15 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, Humanities 512, San Francisco State University

Lily Hoang + Jackie Wang

Lily Hoang and Jackie Wang, reading and in conversation

Thursday, March 1 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, Humanities 512, San Francisco State University

Carceral Capitalism + A Bestiary

Jackie Wang, Carceral Capitalism, with Lily Hoang, A Bestiary, a reading and book party

Saturday, March 3 - 7:00 pm
The Green Arcade, 1680 Market Street (at Gough), San Francisco

Solmaz Sharif + LOOK

Solmaz Sharif, a reading and reception

Wednesday, March 7 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Humanities Symposium Room, HUM 587, San Francisco State University

David Henderson

David Henderson, reading and in conversation

Thursday, March 15 - 7:00 pm
The Poetry Center, Humanities 512, San Francisco State University

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