Fall 2016

Tongo Eisen-Martin + Jasmine Gibson • Samantha Giles + Angela Hume • Bill Berkson Memorial Tribute • Jennifer Foerster • Julia Bloch + erica lewis • Florencia Castellano + Luis Felipe Fabre + Pablo Katchadjian, with translators: Señal chapbook series • Lee Ann Brown + Rod Smith • Mg Roberts + Geneva Chao • Carolina De Robertis + Micah Perks • José Kozer • Alice Notley • Oscar Bermeo + Barbara Jane Reyes • Manuel Callahan + Stefano Harney + Tonika Sealy Thompson • Frances Richard, The George Oppen Memorial Lecture

Tongo Eisen-Martin and Jasmine Gibson: September 8, 2016

The Poetry Center presents Tongo Eisen-Martin performing works from his book Someone's Dead Already (Bootstrap...

Date: 09/08/2016

Samantha Giles and Angela Hume: September 15, 2016

The Poetry Center presents Samantha Giles and Angela Hume reading and in conversation. Hume reads new work as well as two...

Date: 09/15/2016

Bill Berkson Memorial Tribute: September 24, 2016

The Poetry Center and The Green Arcade co-present a tribute to Bill Berkson (1939–2016), hosted by McRoskey...

Date: 09/24/2016

Jennifer Foerster: September 29, 2016

The Poetry Center, SFSU Fine Arts Gallery, and American Indian Studies at SFSU co-present Jennifer Elise Foerster,...

Date: 09/29/2016

Julia Bloch and erica lewis: October 6, 2016

The Poetry Center presents Julia Bloch and erica lewis reading and in conversation. Bloch reads from her book Valley...

Date: 10/06/2016

Florencia Castellano, Luis Felipe Fabre, and Pablo Katchadjian: October 9, 2016

The Poetry Center and Small Press Traffic co-present poets and translators published in the first two years of the...

Date: 10/09/2016

Lee Ann Brown and Rod Smith: October 20, 2016

The Poetry Center presents Lee Ann Brown and Rod Smith reading and in conversation. Lee Ann Brown reads new work as well...

Date: 10/20/2016

Mg Roberts and Geneva Chao: October 27, 2016

The Poetry Center presents Mg Roberts and Geneva Chao reading and in conversation. Mg Roberts reads from not so, sea...

Date: 10/27/2016

Carolina De Robertis and Micah Perks: November 3, 2016

The Poetry Center presents Carolina De Robertis and Micah Perks reading and in conversation. Carolina De Robertis reads...

Date: 11/03/2016

José Kozer: November 10, 2016

The Poetry Center and the Departments of Modern Languages and Literatures, and Jewish Studies, present José Kozer...

Date: 11/10/2016

Alice Notley: November 14, 2016

The Poetry Center and False Starts at The Lab present Alice Notley reading Books One and Two of The Descent of Alette...

Date: 11/14/2016

Alice Notley: November 15, 2016

The Poetry Center and False Starts at The Lab present Alice Notley reading Books Three and Four of The Descent of Alette...

Date: 11/15/2016

Oscar Bermeo and Barbara Jane Reyes: December 1, 2016

The Poetry Center presents Oscar Bermeo and Barbara Jane Reyes reading and in conversation. Bermeo reads unpublished...

Date: 12/01/2016

Manuel Callahan, Stefano Harney, Tonika Sealy Thompson: December 4, 2016

The Poetry Center and the SFSU Labor Archives and Research Center co-present "Working with Others: Convivial...

Date: 12/04/2016

Frances Richard, The George Oppen Memorial Lecture: December 17, 2016

The Poetry Center presents Frances Richard delivering the 32nd annual George Oppen Memorial Lecture, entitled "The...

Date: 12/17/2016