Literary events and reading in and around L.A. this week!
Tags: Aimee Bender, Alexandra Monir, Amy Tan, Ann Friedman, Ashley Poston, Bill Taub, Brian Fitzpatrick, Brittany Cavallaro, C.B. Lee, Clifford Johnson, Eddie Hart, Eileen G'Sell, Elizabeth Hall, gregory corso, Jasmine Mans, Jay Baron Nicorvo, joanna novak, Jonathan Kauffman, Joy Press, L.A., Linor Goralik, los angeles, Mallory Ortberg, mary gaitskill, michelle dean, Michelle McNamara, Michio Kaku, Mr. Fish, Naomi Hirahara, Neeli Cherkovsky, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Notable L.A., notable los angeles, Nova Jacobs, Patton Oswalt, Rebecca Ross, Robert Scheer, Thisbe Nissen, Thommy Hutson, Tiegen Kosiak
Barbara Berman offers some gift suggestions for the poetry lovers in your life. Or just for you. Treat yourself!
Tags: Allen Ginsberg, Barbara Berman, City Lights, City Lights Pocket Poets Anthology, Denise Levertov, Erratic Facts, Fred Moten, gregory corso, holiday gifts, In Memory of Brilliance & Value, Kay Ryan, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Marie Ponsot, Michael Robins, Picasso, poetry, The Little Edges
The 92nd St Y’s Unterberg Poetry Center, an institution of which I have never taken nearly enough advantage, occasionally posts recordings of its old readings. A couple of days ago, they posted this one, of Allen Ginsberg reading a number of poems (and singing a little). Somewhere around the 5:50 mark you will hear someone […]