LAVERNE FRITH Book Launch and Carol Frith Reading ||| Mon, Jan 9 @ 7:30 pm ||| SPC 1719 25th St

January 5, 2017

Laverne Frith is a regular member of the Reviewer Panel of the New York Journal of Books and Co-editor and founder of Ekphrasis: A Poetry Journal, which features poetry about works of art. Ekphrasis just celebrated its twentieth year of publication. In addition, Laverne was, for nineteen years, a monthly poetry columnist for the widely […]

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Samir Benouar & Friends ||| January 2 @ 7:30 pm ||| SPC 1719 25th St

December 31, 2016

Written during Juan Felipe Herrera’s Reading at the Crest Theatre Presented by the Sacramento Poetry Center 11/12/16 mountains sometimes wear a sombrero of clouds as guacamole waterfalls from their bellies on to chips floating in salsa ponds above ceviche swimming through lime juice But there is no salt! just fresh water Cotija mixed with Queso […]

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Sable & Quill

December 26, 2016

  Sable & Quill: Reception January 14, 6-7:15 p.m.  Reading 7:30 p.m. Location: Sacramento Poetry Center Description: Join writers who are also visual artists for a reading of their literary works (poetry and prose) and an exhibit of their visual art at the eighth annual Sable & Quill. Participants are: Jennifer O’Neill Pickering, Bethanie Humphreys, Tim […]

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Dear Friends, A note from Julia Connor …

December 20, 2016

Dear Friends,   My beloved husband plus many friends and colleagues have worked to put together this campaign in an attempt to raise money so that I can have non-invasive brain surgery at Stanford Med Center in early 2017. Please click on this link for more information. If you are able to contribute, I / we will be forever grateful. […]

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A Night of Translations with Bill O’Daly and Tim Kahl ||| December 19 @ 7:30 pm ||| SPC 1719 25th

December 13, 2016

Bill will have books available for purchase and signing.

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Stan Padilla ||| Monday, December 12 @ 7:30 pm ||| SPC 1719 25th St FREE ADMISSION – Open Mic

December 7, 2016

                                     Stan Padilla                                                              Hosted by Emmanuel Sigauke #1 Beginnings As clouds on the horizon forms come and go and they come again. Seasons come and go and the rhythms and cycles of nature hide the ancient treasures of the past and give them life on a new horizon. The luminous constellations of the past […]

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American River Review Reading ||| Monday, December 5 @ 7:30 pm ||| SPC 1719 25th Street

November 30, 2016
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Geoffrey G. O’ Brien, Alli Warren and Brandon Brown ||| Mon, Nov 28 @ 7:30 pm ||| SPC 1719 25th St

November 23, 2016

Geoffrey G. O’Brien is the author most recently of People on Sunday (Wave Books, 2013); Metropole (2011), Green and Gray (2007), and The Guns and Flags Project (2002), were all published by The University of California Press. He is the coauthor (with John Ashbery and Timothy Donnelly) of Three Poets (Minus A Press, 2012) and (in collaboration with the poet Jeff Clark) of 2A(Quemadura, 2006). O’Brien is […]

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Doug Rice and Jordan Okumura ||| Monday, November 21 @ 7:30 pm ||| SPC, 25th St

November 16, 2016

Monday, November 21 @ 7:30 pm Sacramento Poetry Center 1719 25th Street (25th & R) Host: Penny Kline Free Admission                                          Refreshments Doug Rice is the author of Here Lies Memory, An Erotics of Seeing, Dream Memoirs of a Fabulist, Between Appear and Disappear, Blood of Mugwump, Skin Prayer, and other works of fiction, photography, and theory. […]

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Third Thursdays – Central Library ||| Nov 17 @ 12 Noon

November 15, 2016
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