Poetry & Art Series @ SDAI, April 12

On Friday, April 12, Poetry & Art Series 2019 at the San Diego Art Institute (SDAI) presents Connect, a reading by renowned authors Kimberly Dark, Malachi Black, Jennifer Minniti-Shippey, Mario DeMatteo, minerva, Shadab Zeest Hashmi, and Gerardo Navarro, a.k.a. Nemónico. People’s Choice open mic follows. Hosted by Michael Klam and Jim Moreno. DJ Gill Sotu will provide music…

Natasha Hooper performs at P&A Feb. 22

Natasha Hooper will step in for Jeff Walt, who is unable to perform at Poetry & Art this Friday. We look forward to hosting Jeff at a later date. Check out the videos of Natasha performing below. Natasha Hooper is an international poet, spoken word artist, activist, and host currently residing in San Diego, Calif….

Jeff Walt

Poet and regional editor of the San Diego Poetry Annual

Viet Mai wins, Bill Harding’s new novel, and introducing Dylan Hochman

Viet Mai was the adult winner of the $1,000 Poetry & Art poetry performance competition. Here’s his winning poem, “Stolen Superheroes” (video of performance at Da Poetry Lounge in Los Angeles):   Come to author and publisher Bill Harding‘s book launch event at the Central Library on Tuesday, Nov. 13, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m….