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12 Event(s) Found

Santa Barbara Poetry Series: Carolie Parker, Rick Benjamin, Isabelle Tranner

February 19, 2017 7:00 pm - 12:00 am

Santa Barbara Public Library

Carolie Parker is a poet and visual artist with a background in foreign languages and world literature. She was recently…

Chella Courington

Chella Courington and Risa Denenberg

February 27, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Atkinson Art Gallery, SBCC

[caption id="attachment_973" align="alignleft" width="277"] Risa Denenberg[/caption] [caption id="attachment_972" align="alignleft" width="199"] Chella Courington[/caption] The Creative Writing Program at SBCC presents Chella…

Spirits in the Air

April 4, 2017 6:30 pm

The Good Lion

From Bacchus to Berryman, from Li Po to Dorothy Parker, drink and lyric flights have danced a long, sometimes loving,…

Poetry Celebrating Immigration, Diversity, and Multilingualism

April 6, 2017 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Atkinson Art Gallery, SBCC

An evening of poetry with a view of the riviera from the Atkinson Gallery terrace featuring SBCC President Anthony Beebe,…

Santa Barbara Speaks: Student Poetry Slam

April 8, 2017 5:00 pm

Breakfast Culture Club

A free evening of poetry, music, and art by Santa Barbara's student community. Santa Barbara Speaks is a local youth-run,…

Santa Barbara Poetry Series: ENID OSBORN, Nan Cohen, and Pablo Robles

April 9, 2017 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Santa Barbara Public Library

Introducing the 7th Santa Barbara Poet Laureate [caption id="attachment_1094" align="alignleft" width="214"] Enid Osborn (photo by Chryss Yost)[/caption] Enid Osborn has…

Inner Monkey by Barry Spacks (detail)

Preschool Poetrytime

April 18, 2017 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Santa Barbara Public Library

A special presentation of poems for preschoolers. Ideal for children between the ages of 3 & 5. Featuring poets Sojourner…

Heart on a Fence by Marcia Meier

Lisa Rizzo and Marcia Meier

April 21, 2017 5:30 pm

Poetry reading by Bay area poet Lisa Rizzo and Santa Barbara poet Marcia Meier, Friday, April 21, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Rizzo…

SBCC Poetry Slam featuring Luis Rodriguez, Natalie Patterson, and others

April 21, 2017 6:00 pm

BC Forum, SBCC West Campus

[caption id="attachment_1108" align="alignleft" width="214"] SBCC Poetry Slam Flyer[/caption] Join us on Friday April 21st from 6-8p.m. at the SBCC BC…

Westmont Student Reading

April 26, 2017 8:30 pm

Westmont College

Celebrating the release of the annual literary magazine, The Phoenix. The Phoenix is Westmont's literary, art, and music publication. Produced by students, The…

Poetry Zone

June 11, 2017 2:00 pm

Karpeles Manuscript Library

Rick Lupert, whose Poetry Superhighway invigorates the Internet with very current poetry, will read, followed by an Open Mic. Hosted…

Poetry Zone

July 9, 2017 2:00 pm

Karpeles Manuscript Library

Friday Gretchen and Fernando Alberto Salinas! Poetry Zone happens the 3rd Sunday of every month at the Karpeles Manuscript Library…