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1 AUGUST 2017 — tuesday

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  • Tuesdays at North Beach, a weekly poetry series celebrating international poets and showcasing local talent, presents a reading by Heather Bourbeau and James Tracy, curated by Jack Hirschman, North Beach Branch Library, 850 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, 6:30 (415/522-8602, www.friendssfpl.org/events/tuesdays-at-north-beach.html)
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2 AUGUST 2017 — wednesday

3 AUGUST 2017 — thursday

4 AUGUST 2017 — friday

5 AUGUST 2017 — saturday

6 AUGUST 2017 — sunday

    CENTRAL:
  • Poetry Flash presents a reading by Cassandra Dallett, Wet Reckless, and Bruce Isaacson, The Last Lie: Selected Poems 2009-2017, request ASL interpreters one week in advance from editor@poetryflash.org, wheelchair accessible, Diesel, A Bookstore, 5433 College Avenue, Oakland, 3:00 (510/653-9965, dieselbookstore.com)
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7 AUGUST 2017 — monday

    CENTRAL:
  • Poetry Express presents reading by David Alpaugh, open reading—need a prompt? "Spiral or Gyre," hosted by Jim, Himalayan Flavors, 1585 University Avenue, Berkeley, 7:00-9:00 (PoetryExpress@gmail.com, poetryexpressberkeley.blogspot.com)
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    NORTH:
  • Rivertown Poets Amuse-ing Mondays poetry reading with featured readers, open mic follows, three-minute spots, Aqus Café, 189 H Street, Petaluma, free, sign up at 5:45, reading 6:15-8:30 (707/778-6060, www.aqusnews.com)
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8 AUGUST 2017 — tuesday

    CENTRAL:
  • Tuesdays at North Beach, a weekly poetry series celebrating international poets and showcasing local talent, presents a reading by Julie Rogers and Steven Gray, curated by Jack Hirschman, North Beach Branch Library, 850 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, 6:30 (415/522-8602, www.friendssfpl.org/events/tuesdays-at-north-beach.html)
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9 AUGUST 2017 — wednesday

10 AUGUST 2017 — thursday

11 AUGUST 2017 — friday

12 AUGUST 2017 — saturday

    CENTRAL:
  • Writers With Drinks, presented by Other magazine, features novelist Gabe Hudson Gork, the Teenage Dragon, writer and linguist Nick Farmer, creator of Belter language in The Expanse, and poet/playwright Indigo Moor, Through the Stonecutter's Window, Charlie Jane Anders emcees and vamps, The Make Out Room, 3225 22nd Street, San Francisco, $5 to $20, no one turned away, all proceeds benefit the Center for Sex and Culture doors 6:30, show 7:30-9:30 (writerswithdrinks.com)
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13 AUGUST 2017 — sunday

    CENTRAL:
  • The Bay Area Writing Project presents a poetry reading by Katharine Harer Jazz and Other Hot Subjects, and BAWP poet Judy Bebelaar, Walking Across the Pacific, open mic follows, light refreshments available, Expressions Gallery, 2035 Ashby Avenue, Berkeley, free, 3:00-4:30 (510/644-4930, judy@judybebelaar.com, www.expressionsgallery.org)
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14 AUGUST 2017 — monday

15 AUGUST 2017 — tuesday

    CENTRAL:
  • Tuesdays at North Beach, a weekly poetry series celebrating international poets and showcasing local talent, presents a reading by Mahnaz Badihian and Jorge Molina, curated by Jack Hirschman, North Beach Branch Library, 850 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, 6:30 (415/522-8602, www.friendssfpl.org/events/tuesdays-at-north-beach.html)
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16 AUGUST 2017 — wednesday

17 AUGUST 2017 — thursday

    NORTH:
  • Third Thursday Poetry & Jazz Improv Reading Series features Albert Flynn DeSilver, hosted by blake more, reading begins with live jazz by local musicians and an open mic with jazz improv, 215 Main Pub, 215 Main Street, Point Arena, free, 7:00 (707/884-9189, blake@snakelyone.com, www.facebook.com/215Main)
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  • Third Thursday Poetry & Jazz Improv Reading Series features poet to be announced, hosted by blake more, reading begins with live jazz by local musicians and an open mic with jazz improv, 215 Main Pub, 215 Main Street, Point Arena, free, 7:00 (707/884-9189, blake@snakelyone.com, www.facebook.com/215Main)
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18 AUGUST 2017 — friday

19 AUGUST 2017 — saturday

20 AUGUST 2017 — sunday

21 AUGUST 2017 — monday

    CENTRAL:
  • Poetry Express presents reading by Cassandra Dallett, open reading—need a prompt? "Skin," hosted by Bruce, Himalayan Flavors, 1585 University Avenue, Berkeley, 7:00-9:00 (PoetryExpress@gmail.com, poetryexpressberkeley.blogspot.com)
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22 AUGUST 2017 — tuesday

    CENTRAL:
  • Tuesdays at North Beach, a weekly poetry series celebrating international poets and showcasing local talent, presents a reading by Laura Kyriazis and Zaid Shlah, curated by Jack Hirschman, North Beach Branch Library, 850 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, 6:30 (415/522-8602, www.friendssfpl.org/events/tuesdays-at-north-beach.html)
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23 AUGUST 2017 — wednesday

24 AUGUST 2017 — thursday

    CENTRAL:
  • Poetry Flash presents a reading by poet and biographer Melba Joyce Boyd, poet M.L. Liebler, I Want to Be Once, and short story writer Brian Jabas Smith, Spent Saints & Other Stories, request ASL interpreters one week in advance at editor@poetryflash.org, wheelchair accessible, Moe's Books, 2476 Telegraph Avenue, Berkeley, 7:30 (510/849-2087, www.moesbooks.com)
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25 AUGUST 2017 — friday

26 AUGUST 2017 — saturday

27 AUGUST 2017 — sunday

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  • Poetry Flash presents a celebration and launch reading for Heaven Was Detroit: From Jazz to Hip-hop and Beyond, with contributors Greil Marcus, Al Young, Melba Joyce Boyd, Brian Jabas Smith, George Moseman, Joel Martin, and Pat Thomas, with editor M.L. Liebler, request ASL interpreters one week in advance from editor@poetryflash.org, wheelchair accessible, Diesel, A Bookstore, 5433 College Avenue, Oakland, 3:00 (510/653-9965, dieselbookstore.com)
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28 AUGUST 2017 — monday

    CENTRAL:
  • Poetry Express presents reading by Georgette Howington, plus open reading, hosted by J.D., Himalayan Flavors, 1585 University Avenue, Berkeley, 7:00-9:00 (PoetryExpress@gmail.com, poetryexpressberkeley.blogspot.com)
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29 AUGUST 2017 — tuesday

    CENTRAL:
  • Tuesdays at North Beach, a weekly poetry series celebrating international poets and showcasing local talent, presents a reading by Jennifer Barone and James Cagney, curated by Jack Hirschman, North Beach Branch Library, 850 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, 6:30 (415/522-8602, www.friendssfpl.org/events/tuesdays-at-north-beach.html)
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30 AUGUST 2017 — wednesday

31 AUGUST 2017 — thursday


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