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Poetry Flash: White Pine Press 40th Anniv. Reading | Oakland

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Sunday, January 27, 2013 - 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Diesel, A Bookstore | 5433 College Avenue, Oakland, CA



Poetry Flash Readings | East Bay

Poetry Flash: White Pine Press 40th Anniv. Reading | OaklandPoetry Flash curates one of the West Coast’s longest running and best known reading seriesĀ that isĀ open to diverse poetics and provides a forum for poetry’s best.

Over one hundred poets are introduced each year by host, Poetry Flash Associate Editor Richard Silberg, with Editor Joyce Jenkins. Readings take place at Moe’s Books, Berkeley, and at Diesel, A Bookstore, Oakland.

Sunday, January 27, 2013
White Pine Press 40th Anniv. Reading | Poetry Flash Readings | East Bay

Poetry Flash celebrates the fortieth anniversary of White Pine Press with readings by poets and translators Dennis Maloney, Carlota Caulfield, Mojdeh Marashi, Andrew Schelling, Richard Silberg, and Gary Young from their White Pine Press books.

  • Dennis Maloney, editor and publisher of White Pine Press, is also a poet and translator, his most recent publications are Just Enough, poems, and Tangled Hair, poems of Yosano Akiko. Dennis Maloney says of the press, “From the classic writers of Asia to contemporary voices from around the world, White Pine Press is your passport to a World of Voices. We publish literature exploring the world of ideas and cultures that make up the American mosaic and celebrate the diversity of the world.”
  • Carlota Caulfield, author of The Mapmaker’s Diary: Selected Poems.
  • Mojdeh Marashi, co-translator (with Chad Sweeney) of The Art of Stepping Through Time, by H. E. Sayeh.
  • Andrew Schelling, poet and translator, whose works include Dropping the Bow: Poems from the Sanskrit and Arapaho Songs, poems.
  • Richard Silberg, poet and translator, co-translator (with Clare You) of This Side of Time, poems by Ko Un.
  • Gary Young, author of Even So: New and Selected Poems.

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Cost: FREE

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