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Poetry Tuesdays at the Library | North Beach

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 - 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE
North Beach Public Library | 850 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco

Poetry Tuesdays at the Library | North Beach

Join in every Tuesday evening in the historic literary epicenter of San Francisco to hear poets from near and far read their work.

Tuesdays at North Beach is a highly-respected weekly poetry series celebrating internationally acclaimed poets and showcasing local talent. Past guests have included Jonathan Richman, Diane di Prima, California Poet Laureate Al Young and freshly-discovered poets from our sister program, Poets 11.

The series is curated by Friends’ Resident Poet Jack Hirschman. 

Poetry Tuesdays at the Library
Every Tuesday at 6:30 pm
North Beach Public Library, 850 Columbus Avenue, SF, CA

Each Tuesday evening features free poetry readings and a sense of literary community.

2018 Lineup for Tuesdays at North Beach


6   Al Young & Judy Juanita
13   Gregory Pond & Tamsin Smith
20  Q.R. Hand & Kurt Lipschutz
27   Charles Curtis Blackwell & Leonore Weiss


6   Sarah Menefee & Angelos Sakkis
13   Gary Hicks & Genny Lim
20  Aja Couchois Duncan & Mauro Zanetti
27  Byron Spooner & Agneta Falk


3   Rob Biederman & Silvi Alcivar
10   Kim Shuck & Romeo Alcalá Cruz
17   Lisbit Bailey & Jorge Argueta
24   Jack Foley (with Sangye Land) & Virginia Barrett


1    Andrena Zawinski & Rafael Jesus Gonzalez
8   Jim Normington & Heidi McGurrin
15  Pireeni Sundaralingam & Michael Warr
22 David Watts & Barbara Paschke
29 Boadiba & Jami Proctor-Xu


5   Martin Hickel & Trang Cao
12   Carol Denney & Patti Trimble
19   John Curl & Nadine Lockhart
26  David Volpendesta & Dan Katz


3   Kevin Simmonds & Melba Abela
10   Jewelle Gomez & Bob Booker
17   Alejandro Murguia & Brenda Quintanilla
24  Toshi Washizu  & Sharon Doubiago
31  Robert Anbian & Michael Koch


7  Neeli Cherkovski & Chun Yu
14  Art Montecon & Devereaux Baker
21  Heather Bourbeau & Steven Gray
28  Jorge Molina & Julie Rogers


4   Mahnaz Badihian & Zaid Shlah
11  James Cagney & Jennifer Barone
18  Shirin Sadeghi & James Tracy
25  Anita Odena Cruz & Tony Robles


2  Stephen Kessler & Jeanne Powell
9  Sarah Page & Clyde Always
16  Tongo Eisen-Martin & Cathleen Williams
23  Lynne Barnes & Pauline Craig
30  Stephen Kopel & Kristina Brown


6  Karen Melander Magoon & Mauro Fortissimo
13  Bob Coleman & Tureeda Mikell
20 Rosemary Manno & Jeff Grossman
27  Adrian Arias & Gail Mitchell


4  Avotcja & Soheyl Dahi
11  Francisco Orrego & Jessica Loos
18  Alice Rogoff & Arnoldo Garcia

Links: Event details

Cost: FREE


Categories: **Annual Event**, Literature, San Francisco
Address: 850 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco

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