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A Helen Adam Halloween

Helen Adam
with Edmund Berrigan, Charles Bernstein, Lee Ann Brown, Bob Holman, Susan Howe, Serena Jost, Dan Machlin, Julie Patton, Kristin Prevallet & Cecilia Vicuña
Date and Time: 
October 29, 2008 - 8:00PM
Event Location: 
The Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church 131 E. 10th Street (at 2nd Avenue)

Let the spirits move you to this musical and spoken word happening in honor of San Francisco Renaissance balladeer Helen Adam.

Helen Adam (1909-1993) was the author of San Francisco's Burning, The Bells of Dis and A Helen Adam Reader, edited by Kristin Prevallet. Her work inspired many poets—notably Jack Spicer and Robert Duncan—to explore the ballad.

Event Sponsored By: 
Poets House, co-sponsored by the Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church
Event Type: 
Readings and Conversations