Join us every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in our Readers Bookstore Fort Mason for our weekly FREE poetry series! Browse books while listening to internationally acclaimed poets and artists such as Jonathan Richman, David Meltzer, Diane di Prima and California Poet Laureate Al Young. The series is curated by Friends’ Resident Poet Jack Hirschman. For a full line-up and more information please visit our website at www.friendssfpl.org.
Proceeds from our bookstores benefit the San Francisco Public Library
This Thursday, May 19th we are excited to have Carol Denney and Martin Hickel read!
Carol Denney is an award-winning lyricist, published poet, guitarist, fiddler, and concertina stylist, as well as one of Berkeley’s best-known musician activists honored by the City of Berkeley and the Augusta Music Heritage Center for music, humor, and art. More information about Carol here.
Martin Hickel is a published poet and former organizer of the Marin Poetry Festival and Sunset Poetry by the Bay. A member of the Revolutionary Poets Brigade, he has published a dozen chapbooks and his work appears in anthologies and webzines. Check out Martin’s Facebook page here.
Check out our calendar of events for the full summer lineup.