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Oakland Word Summer—Urban Poetry: Found in the Everyday with Oscar Bermeo This poetry workshop is for beginning and advanced writers seeking to expand the definition of urban poetry. The class will focus on incorporating routine speech from common urban environments and transforming pedestrian...
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Code-switching drives my poetry and brings me to read a variety of text, listen to a great deal of recordings, and attend as many readings as possible to keep that interest moving forward.   It would be great if “moving forward” led to some grand destination, a poetry nirvana, where all my...
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Pictures from the Main Stage reading of the San Francisco International Poetry Festival. Reading report is here.
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