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…

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….

Poetry & Art @ SDAI, Sept. 21

On Friday, Sept. 21, Poetry & Art Series 2018 presents a reading by Karen An-hwei Lee, Julie Corrales, Poetic Matrix and poets from 100,000 Poets for Change featuring authors Shadab Zeest Hashmi, Joe Milosch, Jim Moreno, John Peterson, Tomas Gayton, Brandon Cesmat, Sharon Elise, Jeeni Cricenzo, Michael Turner-Ortega, Lori Walkington and Rex Butters. Hosted by Michael Klam. DJ…

The Kowit $1,000 Poetry Prize Event @ Central Library 4/21

April 21, 2018 — Saturday, 4 – 6 p.m., The Steve Kowit Poetry Prize ceremony, Neil Morgan Auditorium, San Diego City Central Library, 330 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92101.  Live jazz from Danny Green, 2018 San Diego Music Awards Musician of the Year. (Hosts: Marc Chery, Supervisor for the Humanities Section, and Bill Harding,…