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Podcast: Barry Gifford and Willy Vlautin celebrate the release of Gifford’s Imagining Paradise: New and Selected Poems at City Lights Bookstore
October 12, 2012
Barry Gifford and Willy Vlautin met for an evening to celebrate the release of Gifford’s Imagining Paradise: New and Selected Poems (Seven Stories Press) at City Lights Bookstore on May 31st, 2012. Published in The New Yorker, La Nouvelle Revue Française, and in nearly a hundred magazines and poetry journals from Los Angeles to Tokyo; from Lawrence, Kansas to Rome; Madrid; Paris; London; Beijing and Bucharest, poems by Barry Gifford have been describing and changing our world for nearly half a century. Here in one volume for the first time is the poet’s own choices from his nine previous collections, as well as a rich selection of new poems. Altogether, Imagining Paradise represents the tremendous achievement of an underground poet who lasted.
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November 17, 2010November 17, 2010, 7:00PM, City Lights Bookstore welcomes Barry Gifford for a reading event featuring his latest work, Sad Stories of the Death of Kings. Location: 261 Columbus Ave. at Broadway San Francisco, CA 94113. For additional information go to www.citylights.com.
November 4, 2010November 4, 2010, Time TBA, City Lights Bookstore welcomes novelist Peter Plate to present and discuss his latest work, Elegy Written on a Crowded Street. Location: 261 Columbus Ave. San Francisco, CA 94133-4586. Updates for time will be available soon, or go to www.citylights.com for more information.
September 16, 2010September 16, 2010, 7:00PM, City Lights Books welcomes authors Mickey Huff and Peter Phillips to celebrate and discuss the 2011 edition of Censored and Project Censored. Location: 261 Columbus Ave. San Francisco, CA 94133-4586. For more information go to www.citylights.com.
June 10, 2009
June 10, 7pm, City Lights Bookstore, 261 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133.