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in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

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Tuesday to Sunday
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Live Streams Every Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm, and more!

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Thursday, January 27 – 7:30pm
Walker Talks!

Thursday, January 27
Live streamed only

Catch the live stream on Bird & Beckett’s YouTube channel or Facebook page.

Walker Brents III on the Many Masks of William Everson, a.k.a. Brother Antoninus.

A plowman, a rake, a conscientious objector, a printing press craftsman, a mad mystic monk, a Dionysian beat poet, a saintly teacher of creative perception, an incisive critical intellect. The voice of the earth at the edge of the continent.

Amidst the roaring of the waves, he told of the way things are and we can hear it yet. His legacy is like a mountain range. A testimony out of the depths of time and space, attuned, should we dare to respond, to the particularity of our own need for vision.



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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.

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

Gigging musicians! You have nothing to lose but your lack of a collective voice to achieve fair wages for your work!
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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