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Remembering Wanda Coleman December 6, 2013: There are only two poets who have shaped me profoundly as a poet. One of them is former San Francisco Poet Laureate Jack Hirschman, who is turning 80 years old next week whose birthday event I’ll be attending at City Lights in San Francisco. I cherish Jack like a father, like someone who will one day be gone and I won’t have said [...] by

BBC Radio 4 on the Poetry of San Francisco August 22, 2013: Run, do not walk! over to the BBC to listen to the fantastic episode "Poetry of Gold and Angels" from Radio 4. There are only 3 days left to give it a listen (hence our imperative to run). A little about the episode: San Francisco is a place where a thousand stories meet - a port city where many cultures and races mix, the birthplace of [...] by

Calling All NorCal Poetry Lovers: The San Francisco International Poetry Festival Begins Tonight! July 26, 2012: Poetry festival season is in full swing worldwide, and San Francisco is no exception. The San Francisco International Poetry Festival runs today through Sunday. Headliner Lawrence Ferlinghetti will introduce readings by Antoine Cassar, Agneta Falk and Jack Hirschman, among many others. Other activities include a "Literary Labyrinth," [...] by