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in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

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Sunday, July 26th – 2 pm
Talking Back: Voices of Color

A new anthology of social justice essays, edited by radical poet and Glen Park neighbor Nellie Wong, will be showcased at Bird & Beckett this Sunday, with readings by contributors on critical issues of the day — education, racism, immigration, LGBT, the penal system, feminism.

Talking Back cover50 essays grouped in sections that include:
Reading, Writing — Resistance!
Crimes of Punishment
Sisters Doing It
Speaking From the Heart
A Global Lens
Shaking It Up
In Their Footsteps



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The Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project

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.

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The Independent Musicians Alliance

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The IMA can be a conduit for you, if you join in to make it work.


Read more here - Andy Gilbert's Feb 25 article about the IMA from KQED's site

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