Fall 2021

Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz, Amy Sonnie, James Tracy • Keith Donnell Jr. + Antony Fangary • Mark Nowak + Worker Writers School • Angel Dominguez + Hannah Kezema • Angel Dominguez + Ronaldo V. Wilson • Jaime Cortez + Camille Roy • jayy dodd + Lourdes Figueroa • Wang Ping + Ava Koohbor • Gary Snyder with Wang Ping • Chris Nealon + Stephanie Young • Chris Nealon, George Oppen Memorial Lecture

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz, Amy Sonnie and James Tracy: September 10, 2021

Three outstanding Bay Area writer-activists, reading and in conversation on the radical potential written in the margins...

Date: 2021-09-10

Keith Donnell Jr. and Antony Fangary: September 23, 2021

The Poetry Center presents Keith Donnell Jr. and Antony Fangari reading and in conversation, at the Poetry Center reading...

Date: 2021-09-23

Mark Nowak and Worker Writers School: September 30, 2021

Co-presented by The Poetry Center and the Labor Archives and Research Center , Mark Nowak and Worker Writers School...

Date: 2021-09-30

Angel Dominguez and Hannah Kezema: October 14, 2021

The Poetry Center presents Hannah Kezema, reading from the manuscript of her forthcoming book Case Files , and Angel...

Date: 2021-10-14

Angel Dominguez and Ronaldo V. Wilson: October 16, 2021

The Poetry Center presents Angel Dominguez and Ronaldo V. Wilson, in conversation with one another then followed by each...

Date: 2021-10-16

Jaime Cortez and Camille Roy: October 22, 2021

The Poetry Center, together with The Green Arcade, presents Camille Roy, reading from Honey Mine: Collected Stories...

Date: 2021-10-22

jayy dodd and Lourdes Figueroa: October 28, 2021

The Poetry Center presents jayy dodd, whose book  The Black Condition ft. Narcissus  (Nightboat Books,...

Date: 2021-10-28

Wang Ping and Ava Koohbor: November 11, 2021

The Poetry Center presents Wang Ping and Ava Koohbor, reading from their poetry, in what is the first formal event at the...

Date: 2021-11-11

Gary Snyder with Wang Ping: November 13, 2021

Gary Snyder, after reading from his Cold Mountain (Han Shan) Poems and his poem "Axe Handles," with Wang Ping...

Date: 2021-11-13

Chris Nealon: December 10, 2021

The Poetry Center presents poets Chris Nealon, visiting the Bay Area from Washington, D.C., on a program shared with...

Date: 2021-12-10

Chris Nealon, The George Oppen Memorial Lecture: December 11, 2021

The Poetry Center presents poet and scholar Chris Nealon, delivering the 36th annual George Oppen Memorial...

Date: 2021-12-11