Events,

       Reading Schedule, & engagements

 



Fall Reading Schedule: 2011


                    Celebrating two new books:


                    At High Altitude, David Watts

                    the color of desire, harvey ellis (the alter ego)



TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8


VIRACOCHA

988 VALENCIA

SAN FRANCISCO

8 p.m.(reading with others)



SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12


Open Secret

923 C Street

San Rafael

7:30

        Launch Party and Reading

for The Healing Art of Writing anthology

        with 14 contributors reading



SUNDAY DECEMBER 4


Copperfield’s Books

2316 Montgomery Drive

Santa Rosa  

1:30 p.m.

A solo reading that will include:

Writing 2 Sides of Consciousnesses

Poetry and Jazz



FRIDAY DECEMBER 9


Open Secret Books

923 C Street

San Rafael

7:30

A reading with Joan Baranow to include:

Writing 2 Sides of Consciousness

Poetry and Jazz



SATURDAY JANUARY 14


Book Passage

51 Tamal Vista Blvd.

Corte Madera

4 p.m.

A solo reading and discussion on the topic:

“Writing 2 Sides of Consciousness”

and possibly other goodies


SUNDAY APRIL 22


Portuguese Artists Colony

FIvepoints Art Shouse

72 Tehema (2nd and Howard)

San Francisco

5:00 p.m.

        “Prepared Reading”



Ongoing Events and special lectures



Ongoing Writer’s Workshop

Mondays, 4:30 – 5:30

350 Parnassus Ave #900

Call with inquiries:  415.759.2121


Regular Readings at the Chancellor’s Concert Series

Thursday Noon

October 20 – Dec 15

Resuming after Jan 1


Teaching: “Our Fabulous Bay Area Poets” class at

The Fromm Institute, USF

Tuesdays 1 – 3 p.m.

September 13 – November 1



SPECIAL APPEARANCES:


Public appearance:

San Francisco Litquake

Heart and Wine Café

1780 Valencia

Reading and Panel Discussion on

“The Physician Writer”

October 10,  6:30 p.m.


Invited Lecture:

National Convention of the American Medial Student Association

UCSD, San Diego

“What Literature Can Do For Medicine”

October 22, 10:30 a.m.


Special Address

The Examined Life Conference

University of Iowa, Iowa City,

“What Literature Can Do For Medicine”

        April, 2012


International Writer’s Workshop “The Healing Art of Writing” 

        Director and Workshop Leader

Poetry and Prose

Dominican University, San Rafael, CA

July 8 – 14, 2002

Applications accepted beginning 3/12