Pandemonium Press presents “Mostly Flash with a Dash of Haiku.” Free, 7 p.m., Octopus Literary Salon (Oakland).
Thursday 6/7: Poetry from Dan Hoy and Abraham Smith with live music by Andrew Cervantes. Free, 7 p.m., City Lights Books (SF).
“Tapestries of Shadow and Light: Three Writers and the Legacy of the Holocaust.” Free, 6:30 p.m., Oakland Public Library.
Inside Storytime presents “Resoundings,” readings with live music. 21+, Free, 7 p.m., Edinburgh Castle Pub (SF).
Kai Carlson-Wee and William Brewer read from their new poetry collections. Free, 7:30 p.m., Green Apple Books on the Park (SF).
“You’re Going To Die: Poetry, Prose & Everything Goes.” $10, 7:30 p.m., Lost Church (SF).
Saturday 6/9: Reading with Anna Morrison, Terry Taplin, Hazel White, and Valerie Witte. Free, 4 p.m., Octopus Literary Salon (Oakland).
Bruce H. Feingold reads his poetry. Free, 2 p.m., Berkeley Public Library Claremont Branch.
Poetry Flash presents a reading and open mic. Free, 7 p.m., Frank Bette Center for the Arts (Alameda).
West Marin Review reception for Volume 8. Free, 5 p.m., Point Reyes Books (Point Reyes Station).
Lise Pearlman reads from her new book Call Me Phaedra: The Life and Times of Movement Lawyer Fay Stender. Free, 5 p.m., Laurel Bookstore (Oakland).
Sunday 6/10: SF in SF presents Lucy Jane Bledsoe, Meg Elison, and Ellen Klages. $10 (NOTAFLOF), 6:30 p.m., American Bookbinders Museum (SF).
Story Time with Tom Booth. Free, 11 a.m., Kepler’s Books (Menlo Park).
The Racket #20: “Cities.” Free, 7 p.m., Adobe Books (SF).
Tuesday 6/12: Perfectly Queer presents Pride Zine Fest. Free, 7 p.m., Dog Eared Books (Castro Street, SF).
Litquake and Yerba Buena Gardens Festival present “Poetic Tuesday.” Free, 12:30 p.m., Yerba Buena Gardens (SF).
Alexandra Mattraw, Tiff Dressen, and Norman Fischer read new poetry. Free, 7 p.m., City Lights Books (SF).
New poetry with Jennifer S. Cheng and Vi Khi Nao. Free, 7:30 p.m., Green Apple Books on the Park (SF).
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