This week Liminal’s stamp of approval is all over the following events:
Berkeley City Club
2315 Durant Ave, Berkeley
Annie Marron + Bonnie McManis
Tantra Bensko + Emily Kiernan
Jason Sposeto + Laurie Ann Doyle
Laura Walker + Gretchen Stengel
Musical Guest: Andy Mignano
Grand Lake Coffee House
440 Grand Ave, Oakland
Sign-up at 6 PM
FEATURED GUEST ARTIVIST Jesús U. BettaWork!
Pegasus Books on Solano
1855 Solano Ave, Berkeley
A reading of FIRE & CLOUD (Richard Wright) and a performance of UNCLE TOM’S CHILDREN by Oakland Public Theater Artistic Director Norman Gee
Paul Corman-Roberts & I will duke it out for the literary crowds this Wednesday!
6:30pm at The Terrace Room
1800 Madison St, Oakland
Violin/poetry duo: Beach Head with Pagan Neil and Alan Shearer
E.M. Wolfman General Interest Small Bookstore
410 13th St, Oakland
Brand New Series curated by Justin Carder and Judy Elkan
Performer Amy Langer, a member of the SF Neo-Futurists;
Poet Chris Carosi,
Fiction Writer Gina Goldblatt
Non-fiction Writer Kristi Holohan
PLUS, a Surprise Snack.
Gay for Days: A Comedy Show
2111 Franklin St, Oakland
Headliner: Emily Van Dyke
Featuring: Bryant Hicks
Hosted by Ash Fisher
Featuring Dante Zúñiga-West, touring in support of his new novel: Rumble Young Man Rumble
and local fighters
James O’Brien Makowski
+ music from Mar De Pop
SATURDAY NIGHT SPECIAL, A “Bad Romance” Kinda Open Mic
3218 Adeline St, Berkeley, California 94703
Sign up at 7
(three-minutes on the mic)
F-is-for-February Fabulous Features are Madison Young and Ivan Hernandez.
20 open mic slots.
Hosted by Small Press Traffic
Artists’ Television Access
992 Valencia St, San Francisco
Doors open at 5pm/event begins at 5:30pm
co-presented by Mills College
A conversation on feminist solidarity, locations & spaces.
Jennifer BAAAARRRRFFFF Tamayo
I get to read twice this week! If you have to go to another literary event in Oakland, I understand. You can make up for it by buying my chapbook here and writing me public love letters on Facebook. Or trade me your chapbook and we will both have something new to read!