Currently there are no events scheduled.
Stay tuned for more in the near future!!

___________________________________-

Ellen Bass, Jane Hirshfield & Marie Howe
Benefit Poetry Reading for SHE!

September 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Ellen Bass, Marie Howe, Jane Hirshfield

Ellen Bass, Marie Howe, Jane Hirshfield

THREE EXTRAORDINARY POETS JOIN HEARTS AND VOICES TO SUPPORT & CELEBRATE THE COURAGEOUS GIRLS OF THE S.H.E FUND! WITH SPECIAL GUEST, MELANIE DEMORE

CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS AT BROWNPAPERTICKETS.COM

Ellen Bass: “Bass shows us that we are as radiant as we are ephemeral, that in transience glistens resilient history and the remarkable fluidity of connection. Following her musings on suicide and generosity, desire and repetition—it becomes lucidly clear that Bass is not only a poet but also a philosopher and a storyteller.” —Briana Shemroske, Booklist

Jane Hirshfield: Jane Hirshfield’s poetry speaks to the central issues of human existence—desire and loss, impermanence and beauty, the many dimensions of our connection with others and the wider community of creatures and objects with which we share our lives. Demonstrating with quiet authority what it means to awaken into the full capacities of attention, her work sets forth a hard-won affirmation of our human fate.

Marie Howe: “Marie Howe’s poetry is luminous, intense, and eloquent, rooted in an abundant inner life. Her long, deep-breathing lines address the mysteries of flesh and spirit, in terms accessible only to a woman who is very much of our time and yet still in touch with the sacred.” —Stanley Kunitz

And Kim Rosen, on behalf of the S.H.E. College Fund

CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS AT BROWNPAPERTICKETS.COM

Venue
St. John’s Episcopal Church
2727 College Ave Berkeley, 94705 United States
+ Google Map

 

Date: February 11
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost: $25 - $3500

Organizer: Karin Carrington
Email: karincarr@aol.com