Spring 2018

Lewis Jordan Trio, for Langston Hughes • Dale Smith, on Robert Duncan and Charles Olson • Garrett Caples + Julian Talamantez Brolaski • Jackie Wang + Lily Hoang • Solmaz Sharif • David Henderson • Tom Raworth Memorial Tribute • Cosmic Diaspora + Steve Dalachinsky • The Black Aesthetic • James Kass + Paul S. Flores

Lewis Jordan Trio, for Langston Hughes on His Birthday: February 1, 2018

The Poetry Center presents the Lewis Jordan Trio in performance on the 116th anniversary of the birth of Langston Hughes....

Date: 02/01/2018

Dale Smith, on Robert Duncan and Charles Olson: February 8, 2018

The Poetry Center presents Dale M. Smith speaking on Robert Duncan and Charles Olson, reading briefly from his own...

Date: 02/08/2018

Garrett Caples and Julian Talamantez Brolaski: February 15, 2018

The Poetry Center presents Garrett Caples and Julian Talamantez Brolaski reading and in conversation. Garrett Caples...

Date: 02/15/2018

Jackie Wang and Lily Hoang: March 1, 2018

The Poetry Center presents Jackie Wang and Lily Hoang, reading and in conversation. This event is one of many programs...

Date: 03/01/2018

Lily Hoang and Jackie Wang: March 3, 2018

The Poetry Center presents Jackie Wang and Lily Hoang reading at The Green Arcade. This event, debuting Jackie...

Date: 03/03/2018

Solmaz Sharif: March 7, 2018

The Poetry Center and the Center for Iranian Diaspora Studies at San Francisco State University co-present a reading by...

Date: 03/07/2018

David Henderson: March 15, 2018

The Poetry Center presents David Henderson reading a retrospective selection of poems, from his earliest published works...

Date: 03/15/2018

Tom Raworth Memorial Tribute: April 6, 2018

The Poetry Center and the Department of English at UC Berkeley co-present Tom Raworth (1938–2017): A Celebration of...

Date: 04/06/2018

Cosmic Diaspora and Steve Dalachinsky: April 19, 2018

The Poetry Center presents Cosmic Diaspora and Steve Dalachinsky, reading and in performance. Cosmic Diaspora (Jake...

Date: 04/19/2018

The Black Aesthetic: April 26, 2018

The Poetry Center presents The Black Aesthetic, including curatorial members Jamal Batts, Ryanaustin Dennis, and Leila...

Date: 04/26/2018

James Kass and Paul S. Flores: May 3, 2018

The Poetry Center presents James Kass and Paul Flores, reading and in conversation, to celebrate the 21st anniversary of...

Date: 05/03/2018