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Audio Poetry
by Hema Manicka
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Topic: Poetry Hindi Bachchan, Harivansh Rai
Audio Poetry
by Hema Manicka
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Jugnoo, hindi poem by Harivansh Rai Bachchan, recorded by Hema Manicka
Topic: Poetry Hindi Bachchan, Harivansh Rai
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Marvell, Andrew
Audio Poetry
by Manas Baveja
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Topic: Poetry Hindi, Ramdhari Singh 'Dinkar'
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Topic: Poetry Enlish cummings e e
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by Matt Redman
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A poem about motivation and courage in the face of darkness, literal or not. Written and recorded in Oslo, Norway.
Topics: poem, word, spoken, poetry, Matt, Redman, Untitled, art, contemporary, Oslo, Norway, Scandinavia,...
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Ahmed Faiz
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Donne, John
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English, Gilgamesh (Akkadian), Tr. by Stephen Mitchell
Audio Poetry
by Cyrano
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Topics: French Poetry Hugo, Victor
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Giovanni, Nikki
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Donne, John
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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Books & Bookshelves Poetry Reading 99 Sanchez St., San Francisco, CA Tuesday 7:30pm; July 22, 2008 George Albon & Stephen Vincent Curator/Host: David Highsmith Recorded with permission from the poets by Jordon Zorker Track 1: George Albon (10:43) Track 2: Stephen Vincent (17:06) Track 3: George Albon (16:19) Track 4: Stephen Vincent (30:31) Recommendation: If your computer doesn't have external stereo speakers, use headphones, earbuds, etc., to hear the full detail of the recording....
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Topics: Books & Bookshelves, George Albon, Stephen Vincent, David Highsmith, poetry, San Francisco
Audio Poetry
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
by Ludwig
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Topic: Poetry English MaseField, John
Audio Poetry
by Veena
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Topic: Poetry English Wilde, Oscar
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Yeats, William Butler
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Marvell, Andrew
Audio Poetry
by Hema Manicka
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Topic: Poetry English Hikmet, Nazim
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Cowper, William
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Topic: Poetry English Bishop, Elizabeth
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Carroll, Lewis
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Faiz Ahmed
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Topic: Poetry English Stevens, Wallace
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Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Hughes, Langston
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Canessa Park Book Party for EtherDome and Woodland Editions celebrating 2008 chapbook editions! Sunday August 31 at 3:00 Canessa Gallery 708 Montgomery Street San Francisco 1) Renata Ewing reads from her new double edition: Somewhere Near West of Ideal / Frankenstein Poems 2) Jaime Robles reads a Woodland Editions author 3) Susanne Dyckman reads from Anne Heide's Residuum :: Against 4) Brian Teare reads from Frances Richard's Anarch 5) Elizabeth Robinson reads from Anne Heide's specimen,...
Topics: Canessa, Poetry, Renata Ewing, Jaime Robles, Susanne Dyckman, Anne Heide, Brian Teare, Elizabeth...
Audio Poetry
by Rivera
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Topic: Poetry English Neruda, Pablo
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry French English Desnos, Robert
Audio Poetry
by Hatshepsut
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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Topic: Poetry Enlish cummings e e
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Books & Bookshelves Poetry Reading 99 Sanchez St., San Francisco, CA Tuesday 7:30pm; November 18, 2008 Curator: David Highsmith Event information: http://booksandbookshelves.blogspot.com/ Featured Poets: Colleen Lookingbill & Joseph Noble Colleen Lookingbill co-edits EtherDome Press with Elizabeth Robinson, which publishes an ongoing series of first chapbooks by women. Her book of poetry, Incognita was published by Sink Press. She co-curates Canessa Park with her husband Jordon Zorker,...
Topics: Poetry, San Francisco, Books & Bookshelves, David Highsmith, Colleen Lookingbill, Joseph Noble
Audio Poetry
by Mystery Cat
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Topic: Poetry English Eliot, T. S.
Audio Poetry
by Pavi Mehta
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Topic: Poetry German English Rilke, Rainer Maria
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Ondaatje, Michael
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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by Rivera
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Topic: Poetry English, Wordsworth, William
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Williams, W. C.
Audio Poetry
by Hatshepsut
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Topic: Poetry English Jordan, June
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Walcott, Derek
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Frost, Robert
Audio Poetry
by sl
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Audio Poetry
by Hatshepsut
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Topic: Poetry English, Middle English, Pearl Poet
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CANESSA GALLERY READING SERIES San Francisco Curated by Erica Lewis Friday, August 29, 2008 Featuring the works of: 1) Cassandra Smith 2) Truong Tran (Contains adult language) 3) Geof Huth (performance) Note: Lara Durback was originally scheduled to read but was unable to attend and was replaced by Cassandra Smith. For best results, if your computer does not have external stereo speakers, use earphones. Some of the poets speak softly. WHAT: How do you picture the world? How does what you write...
Topics: canessa, poetry, san francisco, Cassandra Smith, Truong Tran, Geof Huth
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Canessa Gallery reading series 708 Montgomery St. San Francisco, CA www.canessa.org November 16, 2008, 3pm Curator/introductions: Tiff Dressen tiff_dressen@yahoo Featured Poets: Brian Lucas, Valerie Witte, Brian Strang BRIAN LUCAS, back from six years in Bangkok, Thailand now lives on the island of Alameda. He is the author of Light House (2006 from Meeting Eyes Bindery/Spuyten Duyvil, 2006), and has recently completed a manuscript called Circles Matter. He has been collaborating with Andrew...
Topics: Canessa, poetry, San Francisco, Brian Lucas, Valerie Witte, Brian Strang
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Larkin, Philip
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Gluck, Louise
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Keats, John
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Topic: Poetry English Spender, Stephen
Audio Poetry
by Marguerite L. Huang
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Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English O'Hara, Frank
Audio Poetry
by Hema Manicka
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Topic: Poetry Polish Szymborska, Wislawa, Tr. to English
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Poetry reading at Books & Bookshelves 99 Sanchez St. San Francisco www.99sanchez.com Friday, October 3, 2008, 7:30pm The recipient of Stegner,National Endowment for the Arts, and MacDowell Colony poetry fellowships, Brian Teare is the author of The Room Where I Was Born and the chapbooks Pilgrim and Transcendental Grammar Crown. Two new books are forthcoming: Sight Map (University of California, 2009) and Pleasure (Ahsahta, 2010). He lives, teaches and makes books by hand in San Francisco....
Topics: Books & Bookshelves, Brian Teare, Frances Richard, David Highsmith, poetry, San Francisco
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry Urdu Ghalib, Mirza
Audio Poetry
by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry German English Rilke, Rainer Maria
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Milosz, Czeslaw
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Gluck, Louise
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Cavafy, C. P.
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by Hema Manicka
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Topic: Poetry English Polish Tr Szymborska, Wislawa
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Donne, John
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Topic: Poetry English Shakespeare, William
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by Pavi Mehta
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Topic: Poetry Persian English Rumi
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by Hatshepsut
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Topic: Poetry English German Rilke, Rainer Maria
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Whitman, Walt
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Robertson, Robin
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry Urdu Faiz, Faiz Ahmed
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Dickinson, Emily
Audio Poetry
by Bob Marcacci
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Walk with me in Beijing, China...
Audio Poetry
by Hema
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Topic: Poetry English Auden, W.H.
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by Ludwig
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Topic: Poetry English, Dobyns, Stephen
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Herbert, George
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by Falstaff
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Topic: Poetry English Poe, Edgar Allen