Alice Rogoff’s Barge Wood + Maurice Tani: 77 El Deora
Sunday, June 10 – 2:30 pm
Poet Alice Rogoff
A reading of new work by a key local poet, co-editor of the Haight-Ashbury Literary Journal.
“The golden leaves
form fan shaped piles
on the sidewalk
while a woman sleeps
hugged to the pavement.”
— from the poem, “Ginko Leaves Falling in the Tenderloin”
Barge Wood, Alice Elizabeth Rogoff
CC. Marimbo, Berkeley, 2012.
Sunday, June 10 – 4:30-6:30 pm
Maurice Tani: 77 El Deora
Pure country music in a honky tonk vein, shading into some dark and swirling “hillbilly noir” — from one of the very best alt-country performers/composers on the local scene.
If you like George Jones with your George Dickel and Patsy Cline with your PBR, that’s a good starting point…
then be prepared dive ever deeper into the heartbreak and the American dreamscape.
Available Now at Bird & Beckett
Hot off the press from your neighborhood bookshop just in time for the lame duck period. 75 million voters, and counting, have rejected fascism and lies. 70 million haven’t yet made that commitment. Bully Goat’s Bluff might change a few of their minds.
Fits nicely in an invitation envelope for mailing. Fits in a pocket as well.
~~ Poetry as philosophy to plumb the deeper truths of these times ~~
$15 and worth every penny
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