653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

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Stay tuned for the next B&B benefit party in Jerry Ferraz's backyard! Here's some video of the last one!

Francoise Navvaro, CCSF French professor, browsess the books at Bird & Beckett

Sunday, November 10th – 2pm
Social Justice:
Poets Laureate Converge

D.L. Lang, Vallejo Poet Laureate 2017-2019
Kim Shuck, San Francisco Poet Laureate 2016-2017
Dani Gabriel, El Cerrito Poet Laureate 2018-present
Rafael Jesus Gonzalez, Berkeley Poet Laureate 2017-present
Chris Olander, Nevada County Poet Laureate 2019-present
Ron Riekki, co-editor of Undocumented: Great Lakes Poets Laureate on Social Justice



"It is in doubt and not in faith that the salvation of the world is to be found. Faith is a delusion and a snare: a pitfall, a prison. It intimidates the intellect. With fear of eternal damnation religion crushes intellectual activity; with hero worship it destroys individuality; with hopes for the beyond it prevents the growth of ideals for the present. It makes of us a race of intellectual cowards; it changes but little if any our daily conduct toward each other. But doubt sets us free."

-- Job Harriman, 1902


Our events are put on under the umbrella of the nonprofit Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project (the "BBCLP"). That's how we fund our ambitious schedule of 300 or so concerts and literary events every year.

The BBCLP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit...
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