Reading and Workshop Schedule

Tebot Bach Series

Additionally, Tebot Bach sponsors poetry readings and writing workshops for schools Kindergarten through college and marginalized venues such as homeless shelters, battered women's shelters, nursing homes, senior citizen daycare centers, hospitals, AIDS hospices, and correctional facilities.

Participating poets include:
John Balaban, M.L. Liebler, Patricia Smith, Dorianne Laux, Laurence Lieberman, Richard Jones, Arthur Sze, and Carol Moldaw.

Webmaster: Tom Thomas


Reading
Friday, February 28th, 2020 - 8:00 p.m.
Open reading sign up at 7:30 p.m.


Shannon Phillips


Shannon Phillips


Shannon Phillips is the founding editor of Carnival, an online literary magazine, which she eventually transitioned into Picture Show Press. She is also the co-founder of the annual Motherís Day poetry reading at Gatsby Books and the recipient of the 28th Moon Prize from Writing In A Womanís Voice. Her most recent chapbook, BEDROOM POEMS, was published by Small Fish Big Pond in 2019. After teaching English as a Second Language and working as admin support in Higher Ed for several years, she decided to take the plunge and become a freelance writer and editor. (Photo credit: Alexis Rhone Fancher)


Brian Harman


Brian Harman

Brian Harman was born and raised in Orange County, California, where he can be found trying new craft beers, creating themed playlists, and rooting for the Angels. His work has been published in Chiron Review, Nerve Cowboy, Misfit Magazine, and elsewhere. His poetry mentors include Gerald Locklin and Charles Harper Webb. Suddenly, All Hell Broke Loose!!!, his first collection of poems, is available through Picture Show Press.


Workshop With Donna Hilbert

Hitting the Sweet Spot: Where Lyric & Narrative Connect

February 29th, 2020 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Join the incredible poet Donna Hilbert for a generative poetry workshop: Hitting the Sweet Spot: Where Lyric & Narrative Connect. We will explore the nexus of lyric and narrative poetry as well the Apollonian-Dionysian dimension. This will not be as serious as it sounds! We will read, write, and talk poetry. Spend Februaryís extra day with the muse.

$50 (Cash or Checks payable to Tebot Bach)
Scroll down for directions!

Donna Hilbertís latest book is Gravity: New and Selected Poems, Tebot Bach, 2018. Work online includes The Writerís Almanac, A Year of Being Here, Little Eagleís RE/VERSE, Zocalo Public Square, Your Daily Poem, Serving House Journal, Califragile, Cultural Weekly, and monthly, as a contributing writer, at Verse-Virtual. Her work is widely anthologized, most recently in Poetry of Presence, Grayson Books. She has led workshops for both beginners and professional writers in venues as varied as a menís prison, an English public school, and literary programs including Aldeburgh Poetry and Ilkley Literature Festivals in the UK, and PENís Emerging Voices Rosenthal Fellows. She writes and leads private workshops in Long Beach, California, where she makes her home. Learn more at www.donnahilbert.com


New Location

Old Criminal Justice Building Room 105

Enter the same way you did for parking on Edinger Avenue
The Room 105 is in the first building to your right as you walk up the same service road as before into the campus.
Watch for the Tebot Bach Signs. The first is at the entrance to the service road.

Directions:
PARKING IS FREE

Please ignore the sign directing you to the parking sticker vending machine. The Tebot Bach audience does not pay for parking.
From Los Angeles:
Take the 405 South
Exit Golden West (toward the ocean) Turn Right
Please Do Not Use the Entrance to the College on Golden West. Rather proceed to Edinger and Turn Left
Proceed to the entrance to the college at the stop light. You will be facing the Nursing Building
Continue until the road ends and turn right. The Service Road into the College is on your left
Parking lots are on your right. Park in any convenient space close to the Service Road.
Humanties 101 is located up the walkway/service road into the college. It is the big pink building with floor to ceiling windows.

From South County:
Take the 405 North
Exit Beach Boulevard toward the ocean.
You will go under the 405.
Turn right at Edinger. Proceed to the entrance to the college at the stop light. Turn right. You will be facing the Nursing Building.
Continue until the road ends and turn right. The Service Road into the College is on your left.
Parking lots are on your right. Park in any convenient space close to the Service Road.
The Humanties 101 is located up the walkway/service road into the college. It is the big pink building with floor to ceiling windows.
Humanties 101 is located up the walkway/service road into the college. It is the big pink building with floor to ceiling windows.


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