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TUESDAYS AT NORTH BEACH

WHERE: North Beach Branch Library
WHEN: Every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.
WHAT: Free poetry readings

Join us 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 presented by Friends and curated by Friends’ Poet-in-Residence, Jack Hirschman. 

Interested in reading? Please contact Friends’ Literary Director Byron Spooner at byron.spooner@friendssfpl.org or call (415) 522-8602.

For more information, and to view a list of all upcoming events, please visit our calendar of events


 TUESDAYS AT NORTH BEACH POETS

 2017 Lineup for Tuesdays at North Beach

 

February

14--Sarah Menefee & Gary Hicks

21--Jewelle Gomez & John Curl

28--Aja Couchois Duncan & Lapo Guzzini

March

7--Leticia Garcia Bradford & Jack Foley

14--Pireeni Sundaralingam & Francisco Herrera

21--Agneta Falk & Mauro Fortissimo 

28--Genny Lim & Charles Curtis Blackwell 

April

4--Lisbit Bailey & Jorge Argueta

11--Boadiba & Rafael Jesus Gonzalez

18--Diego De Leo & Adrian Arias 

25--Barbara Paschke & Neeli Cherekovski

May

2--Trang Cao & David Meltzer

9--Carol Denney & Michael Warr

16--Gary Hicks & Martin Hickel

23--Jami Proctor-Xu & Bob Booker

30--Virginia Barrett & Q.R. Hand

June

6--Chun Yu & Alejandro Murguia

13--Lara Seeley & Kevin Simmonds

20--Melba Abela & David Volpendesta

27--Patti Trimble & Toshi Washizu

July

NO READINGS JULY 4

11--Devereaux Baker & Stephen Shur

18--Sharon Doubiago & Art Montecon

25--Bob Arbina & Randy Fingland

August

1--Heather Bourbeau and James Tracy

8--Julie Rogers and Steven Gray

15--Mahnaz Badihian and Jorge Molina

22--Laura Kyriazis and Zaid Shlah

29--Jennifer Barone and James Cagney

September

5--Anita Cruz & Chris Carosi

12---Sarah Page & Tony Robles 

19---Jeanne Powell & Clyde Always

26---Kristina Brown & Stephen Kessler

October

3--Doreen Stock & Tongo Eisen-Martin

10--Cathleen Williams & Tureeda Mikell

17--Shirin Sadeghi & Thanasis Maskaleris

24--Karen Melander Magoon & Nina Serrano

31--Pauline Craig & Stephen Kopel 

November

7--Lynne Barnes & Jessica Loos

14--Rosemary Manno & Clif Ross

21--Avotcja & David Hathwell 

28--Gail Mitchell & Michael Koch

December

5--Clive Matson & Gary Gach

12--Alice Rogoff & Bobby Coleman 

19--Maria Medina Serafin & Colin O'Leary