UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS
Monday, May 25, 8:00PM
Davis and Palmateer are the featured poets for this "So, You're a Poet" series event, which also includes an open reading.
Tuesday, May 26, 7:30PM
University of Texas at El Paso professors Alcalá (Undocumentaries) and Sirkin read with Somers-Willett (Quiver) for this series that also includes a small press "show and tell."
Wednesday, May 27, 7:00PM
Four Way Books authors, including recent Pulitzer Prize winner Pardlo (Digest), read for the Free Water series hosted by Britt Melewski.
Thursday, May 28, 8:00PM
Poetry Is Dead journal celebrates its five-year anniversary with the the launch of an issue on youth culture, plus stand-up and drag performances.
Friday, May 29, 1:00PM
MC Hyland, Amy Lawless, Yuko Otomo and many other poets participate in this daylong reading of Charles Olson's The Maximus Poems organized by Conrad Lochner.
Saturday, May 30, 8:00PM
The opening night of the Long Beach Opera's production of Hydrogen Jukebox, a collaboration between Allen Ginsberg (libretto) and Philip Glass (music), presented in a Long Beach canning factory.
Sunday, May 31, 7:00PM
The poetry of the late David Hallstrom will be shared alongside a reading by Liberthson (The Golden Spider) at the POETS! series at Bird & Beckett Books and Records.
Monday, June 1, 8:00PM
Buck (Portrait of Doom) and Staiti (The Undying Present), whose new books are just out from Krupskaya, read at the Poetry Project.