Fall 2019

Neeli Cherkovski + Jim Dunn • Trisha Low + Syd Staiti • Fay Victor + Myra Melford • Caren Beilin + Amy Berkowitz • Peter Nachtrieb + Guests • Giancarlo Huapaya + Omar Pimienta + José Antonio Villarán, Cardboard House Press • Bao Phi + Sarah Menefee • Raquel Salas Rivera + Vanessa Angélica Villarreal • Tyrone Williams, The George Oppen Memorial Lecture • Mei-mei Berssenbrugge + Ching-In Chen + Andrea Abi-Karam

Neeli Cherkovski and Jim Dunn: September 5, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Jim Dunn and Neeli Cherkovski, reading and in conversation. Dunn reads his poems from...

Date: 2019-09-05

Syd Staiti and Trisha Low: September 26, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Syd Staiti and Trisha Low, reading and in conversation. Staiti reads a selection of their...

Date: 2019-09-26

Fay Victor and Myra Melford, Workshop Performance: October 3, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Fay Victor and Myra Melford, with a workshop performance and conversation. The two artists,...

Date: 2019-10-03

Fay Victor and Myra Melford: October 3, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Fay Victor and Myra Melford in performance at the Center for New Music, downtown San...

Date: 2019-10-03

Caren Beilin and Amy Berkowitz: October 17, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Amy Berkowitz and Caren Beilin, reading and in conversation. Berkowitz reads from her...

Date: 2019-10-17

Amy Berkowitz and Caren Beilin: October 18, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Amy Berkowitz and Caren Beilin, reading at E.M. Wolfman Bookstore in Oakland, CA. Jacob Kahn...

Date: 2019-10-18

Peter Nachtrieb and Guests, The Overbooked Hotel Room: October 21, 2019

The Poetry Center presents playwright Peter Sinn Nachtrieb, with actors Esau Hamadanyan, Alexis Lezin, Amy Prosser, Kim...

Date: 2019-10-21

Peter Nachtrieb, Playwrighting Workshop: October 24, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Peter Sinn Nachtrieb, presenting a playwriting workshop and conversation. Nachtrieb speaks...

Date: 2019-10-24

Cardboard House Press: Giancarlo Huapaya, Omar Pimienta, José Antonio Villarán: November 7, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Giancarlo Huapaya (with translator Ryan Greene), Omar Pimienta, and José Antonio...

Date: 2019-11-07

Cardboard House Press/Cartonera Collective: Giancarlo Huapaya, Omar Pimienta, José Antonio Villarán, and Friends: November 8, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Giancarlo Huapaya, Omar Pimienta, and José Antonio Villarán, along with members...

Date: 2019-11-08

Bao Phi and Sarah Menefee: November 14, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Poetry Center Book Award winner Bao Phi, reading and in conversation with award judge Sarah...

Date: 2019-11-14

Vanessa Angélica Villarreal and Raquel Salas Rivera: November 21, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Vanessa Angélica Villarreal and Raquel Salas Rivera, reading and in conversation....

Date: 2019-11-21

Raquel Salas Rivera and Vanessa Angélica Villarreal: November 22, 2019

The Poetry Center presents Raquel Salas Rivera and Vanessa Angélica Villarreal, at Moe’s Books in Berkeley....

Date: 2019-11-22

Tyrone Williams, The George Oppen Memorial Lecture: December 6, 2019

Tyrone Williams presents the 34th annual George Oppen Memorial Lecture, at the Unitarian Center, San Francisco. The...

Date: 2019-12-06

Mei-mei Berssenbrugge, Andrea Abi-Karam, and Ching-In Chen: December 13, 2019

In celebration of Kelsey Street Press's 45th Anniversary, The Poetry Center, together with Kelsey Street Press and...

Date: 2019-12-13