Shattuck Location

Lyrics & Dirges: A "Weekly" Reading Series

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, April 3, 7:30pm
This Recurring Event is at Pegasus Books Downtown

Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Weekly Reading Series

In celebration of National Poetry Month, our flagship reading series Lyrics & Dirges is going weekly for one month only!

Reading this week:
Blas Falconer
Helena Mesa
Rachel Richardson
Rafael J. Gonzalez
Karla Brundage

Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Reading Series

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, March 20, 7:30pm
This Recurring Event is at Pegasus Books Downtown

Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Reading Series

Lyrics & Dirges features a mix of prominent, emerging and beginning writers. Its aim is to highlight various forms of writing in an effort to spotlight the diverse literary community of the Bay Area. Hosted and curated by Sharon Coleman and Mk Chavez.

Reading this month:

Mai'a Williams discusses This Is How We Survive: Revolutionary Mothering, War, and Exile in the 21st Century

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Tuesday, March 26, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Mai'a Williams discusses This Is How We Survive: Revolutionary Mothering, War, and Exile in the 21st Century. In conversation with Tomas Moniz.

  

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This Is How We Survive: Revolutionary Mothering, War, and Exile in the 21st Century Cover Image
By Mai’a Williams, Ariel Gore (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781629635569
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Published: PM Press - January 1st, 2019

Brontez Purnell Book Launch: The Nightlife of Jacuzzi Gaskett

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Tuesday, March 12, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Brontez Purnell returns to Pegasus for the Berkeley launch of his first children's book, The Nightlife of Jacuzzi Gaskett.

 

  

The Nightlife of Jacuzzi Gaskett Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781948340021
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Dottir Press - January 8th, 2019

Poetry at Pegasus: Chris Stroffolino and Friends

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Thursday, March 14, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Pegasus celebrates the launch of Chris Stroffolino's newest collection, Drinking From What I Once Wore: Recent & Selected Poems, 1995-2017. Featuring readings from Chris Stroffolino, Mary J. Dacorro, Nada Gordon, Delia Tramontina, James Cagney, and Maw Shein Win.

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Book Launch: Juan Alvarado Valdivia | Ballad of a Slopsucker

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA

Wednesday, February 27, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Pegasus Books Downtown welcomes Juan Alvarado Valdivia (¡Cancerlandia!: A Memoir) to launch his short story collection, Ballad of a Slopsucker. Joining him in conversation is journalist and author Edward Guthmann (Wild Seed), a former long-time film critic at the San Francisco Chronicle.

 

Ballad of a Slopsucker: Stories Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780826360571
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: University of New Mexico Press - February 15th, 2019

James Weeks: Meditations Across the Kings River

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704

Thursday, February 28, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

James Weeks discusses Meditations Across the King’s River: African-Inspired Wisdom for Life’s Journey

 

About the Book

Meditations Across the King's River: African-Inspired Wisdom for Life's Journey Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9781982211578
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Balboa Press - December 6th, 2018

Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Reading Series

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, January 16, 7:30pm
This Recurring Event is at Pegasus Books Downtown

Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Reading Series

Our flagship monthly reading series returns for 2019. Featuring a mix of prominent, emerging and beginning writers. Its aim is to highlight various forms of writing in an effort to spotlight the diverse literary community of the Bay Area.

Reading in January:

Sara Mumolo
Joseph Lease
Joyce Young
Kimi Sugloka
Mia Ruiz
  

Poetry at Pegasus: GennaRose Nethercott and Miriam Bird Greenberg

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704

Thursday, February 21, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Poets GennaRose Nethercott and Miriam Bird Greenberg read from their respective works.

 

 

 

The Lumberjack's Dove: A Poem Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062853677
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ecco - October 2nd, 2018

In the Volcano's Mouth (Pitt Poetry Series) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780822964339
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: University of Pittsburgh Press - October 11th, 2016

Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Reading Series

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, February 20, 7:30pm
This Recurring Event is at Pegasus Books Downtown

Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Reading Series

Lyrics & Dirges features a mix of prominent, emerging and beginning writers. Its aim is to highlight various forms of writing in an effort to spotlight the diverse literary community of the Bay Area.

Reading in February:

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