NAME, M/DD NAME, M/DD NAME, M/DD NAME, M/DD Express %26 Inspire Development %26 Publication
join our mailing list

Get selected timely event updates and news about Poetry Flash in your email inbox.


Tongo Eisen-Martin and Jxtheo

9 JULY 2021 — friday

Bird & Beckett Books and Records present an evening of spoken word poetry and music, featuring San Francisco Poet Laureate Tongo Eisen-Martin and poet Jxtheo, founding member of the hip-hop and rock band Boondock Squad, with music by The Free Press, with Christie Harbinski (vocals), Dave Mihaly (drums), Annelise Zamula (saxophone and flute), Jibril Alvarez (piano), and Phillip Ryan (guitar), Bird & Beckett Bookstore, 653 Chenery Street, San Francisco, $10-$20 sliding scale, cash at the door, $5-$10 to watch the livestream, also livestreamed on YouTube and Facebook, 10:00 pm-11:00 pm PDT (More information here:

Daily Listings

< previous month  |  show all SEPTEMBER  |  next month >

28 SEPTEMBER 2021 — tuesday

29 SEPTEMBER 2021 — wednesday

  • City Lights Books presents a reading of Project 1521, a collection of Southern California poets, artists, and scholars, featuring poets Gloria Enedina Alvarez, Yago S. Cura, Adolfo Guzman-Lopez, Arminé Ikandossian, Darren J. de Leon, Diana Magaloni, Linda Ravenswood de Montaño, and visual artist Sandy Rodriguez, hosted by Josiah Luis Alderete, poet and host of the reading series "Speaking Axolotl", reading from their new collection, You Will Not Be Forgotten, the debut volume of poetry from the group, free, online via Zoom, 6:00 pm PDT (Register to attend:
  • Bookshop Santa Cruz presents novelist and filmmaker Ruth Ozeki, My Year of Meats, All Over Creation, discussing and reading from her new novel, The Book of Form and Emptiness, online, $34, ticket includes a copy of the book, 6:00 pm PDT (Purchase tickets here:

30 SEPTEMBER 2021 — thursday

< previous month  |  show all SEPTEMBER  |  next month >

© 1972-2021 Poetry Flash. All rights reserved.  |