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EVENT: SFPL celebrates publication of Philip Whalen’s collected poems

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Philip Whalen was one of the most creatively radical poets of the San Francisco Renaissance of the 1950s and beyond. To celebrate the “Collected Poems of Philip Whalen,” the public is invited to join editor Michael Rothenberg with Whalen’s poet friends Bill Berkson, Clark Coolidge, Diane di Prima, Norman Fischer, Dave Haselwood, Alastair Johnston, Joanne Kyger, Michael McClure and others for an all star tribute. Sponsored by the Poetry Center and American Poetry Archives.
Location: Main Library Koret Auditorium
Address: 100 Larkin St. (at Grove)
Library Sponsored Public Program
Date: Sat., May 3, 2008
Event Time: 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

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