Kaveh Akbar discusses his new collection, PILGRIM BELL.
Tags: A Luminous Republic, addiction, Andrés Barba, Anne Carson, Book Club, Calling a Wolf a Wolf, Donika Kelly, faith, graywolf, graywolf press, Hadith, Islam, Islamic art, Jeff Shotts, Kaveh Akbar, Kevin Simmonds, Mai Der Vang, Massinissa Selmani, Mutiny, No One Is Talking about This, opera, Patricia Lockwood, Phillip B. Williams, Pilgrim Bell, Pioneer Works, Plainwater, poems, poetry, poetry book club, punctuation, Radna Fabias, recursion, religion, repetition, rimbaud, Rob Spillman, Rumpus Poetry Book Club, Seamus Heaney, sobriety, Social Media, spirituality, Such Small Hands, Sufi, The Monster I Am Today, The Renunciations, The Rumpus Poetry Book Club, twitter, Yellow Rain
Literary events taking place virtually this week!
Tags: Alice Sola Kim, Andrés Barba, Andrea Lawlor, Andrew Altschul, Ann Lewinson, Álvaro Enrigue, brian gresko, C Pam Zhang, Chelsea Bieker, Darcie Dennigan, emily gould, Emma Copley Eisenberg, Erin Khar, Jaquira Díaz, Jonathan Santlofer, joyce carol oates, JP Brammer, Kate Burke, Kate Edgar, Katy Simpson Smith, Krutika Mallikarjuna, Leah Johnson, lee clay johnson, Lilly Dancyger, Liz Prato, Marisa Siegel, Mark Doty, Matt Ortile, Megan Giddings, Megha Majumdar, Naomi Fry, Natalie Lima, Notable Online, Oliver Sacks, Paul Lisicky, Rachel Cline, Rebecca Dinerstein Knight, Rebecca Solnit, rivka galchen, Santee Frazier, Scott Charles, Steve Silberman, T Kira Madden, Tariq Shah, Temple Grandin
The founders of Transit Books discuss Wioletta Greg’s debut novel,
Swallowing Mercury, and the challenges and rewards that come with starting a small independent press. ...more
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Wednesday 4/26: Notable Spanish writer Andrés Barba is promoting the publication of Lisa Dillman’s translation of his novel Such Small Hands. This translation is the inaugural publication of Transit Books, a nonprofit publisher of international and American literature based in Oakland. This qualifies as a BIG EVENT. Free, 7 p.m., Diesel, A Bookstore. Perfectly Queer East […]
Tags: Alan Black, Alandra Hileman, Allyson Darling, Andrés Barba, Ari Moskowitz, Charles Curtis Blackwell, Cory Doctorow, Denise Benavides, Edgar Kunz, Ethel Rohan, Frances Stroh, Fred Dodsworth, Grady Chambers, Greer Rockett, Han Yujoo, Jason Bayani, Jennifer Lin, John Scalzi, Jon Bollard, Kai Carlson-Wee, Lisa Dillman, Nick Jaina, Notable San Francisco, Notable SF, Peg Alford Purcell, Peter Thomas Bullen, Quantum Dragon Theatre, Rachel Howard, Robert Andrew Perez, Roberto F. Santiago, Spell Eternity, Victor Mavedzenge, Xan Roberti
Saturday 4/15: Protest in support of releasing Donald Trump’s tax returns. Bryant Park, 1 p.m., free. Thom Donovan and Marissa Perel join the Segue Series. Zinc Bar, 4:30 p.m., $5. Sunday 4/16: Tongo Eisen-Martin, Mahogany Browne, and Jive Poetic read poetry. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 3 p.m., free.
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