Performance: Kim Shuck's Poem Jam celebrates Diane di Prima

Thursday, 12/9/2021
6:00 - 7:15

Poet Laureate emerita Kim Shuck invites special guests for a poetry reading in celebration of the extraordinary Beat Generation luminary and former San Francisco Poet Laureate Diane di Prima. Featuring San Francisco’s Poet Laureate Tongo Eisen-Martin,  devorah major (SF Poet Laureate 2002 – 2004), Bill Vartnaw, Kitty Costello, Sheppard Powell, Jenny Jo Wennlund, Melissa Eleftherion Carr, and Kimi Sugioka.

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This program is sponsored by Friends of the San Francisco Public Library.

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