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Upcoming Events

Charles Alexander and Susan Thackrey

Charles Alexander and Susan Thackrey, Reading and in Conversation

Thursday, February 2 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

Benjamin Hollander, a Memorial Tribute

Sunday, February 5 - 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
The Unitarian Center, 1187 Franklin Street (at Geary), San Francisco

Oki Sogumi and Wendy Trevino

Oki Sogumi and Wendy Trevino, Reading and in Conversation

Thursday, February 16 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

Hank Lazer and Andrew Maxwell

Hank Lazer and Andrew Maxwell, Reading and in Conversation

Thursday, February 23 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

Layli Long Soldier and Truong Tran

Layli Long Soldier and Truong Tran, Reading and in Conversation

Thursday, March 2 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

Asya - Faith - Tonya

Navigating Space for Women through Poetry, Literature and Art: Asya Abdrahman, Faith Adiele, Tonya M. Foster

Wednesday, March 8 - 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Museum of the African Diaspora (MoAD), 685 Mission Street (at 3rd Street), San Francisco

David Boyce + Marshall Trammell

Arcana Boil at Bird & Beckett, featuring music by David Boyce, Hafez Modirzadeh, and Marshall R. Trammell

Thursday, March 16 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Bird & Beckett Books & Records, 653 Chenery Street (Glen Park), San Francisco

Margaret Randall, Only the Road ⁄ Solo el Camino: Eight Decades of Cuban Poetry

Thursday, March 30 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Poetry Center, HUM 512, San Francisco State University

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