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18 JANUARY 2018 — thursday

    NORTH:
  • EP Foster Library presents a poetry reading by Pierpont Poets at its weekly series hosted by Phil Taggart, Poet Laureate of Ventura County, open mic follows, share your own work, EP Foster Library in the Topping Room, 651 E. Main Street, Ventura, free and open to the public, 7:30-9:00 (805/648-2716, www.vencolibrary.org)
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19 JANUARY 2018 — friday

    CENTRAL:
  • A Night of Revolutionary Poetry and discussion about possible solutions to a government gone awry and the role of poets in this fight with special guest panelists Jerry Quickley, KPFK; Vlad Popescu, Indivisible, readings by VAGABOND poets and much more, Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, 681 Venice Blvd., Venice, $10, $6 students/seniors, free to members, 8:00 (www.beyondbaroque.org)
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20 JANUARY 2018 — saturday

    CENTRAL:
  • Poetry reading with winner of the Lamont Poetry Prize and Pulitzer nominee, Garrett Hongo, The Mirror Diary, and Jeffrey Shultz, Civil Twilight, two-time winner of the National Poetry Series, Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, 681 Venice Blvd., Venice, $10, $6 students/seniors, free to members, 4:00 (www.beyondbaroque.org)
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  • Beyond Baroque presents An Enchanted Reading: Poetry and Translations with Martha Rhodes, The Thin Wall, John FitzGerald, The Mind, Hélène Cardona, Life in Suspension, and translator Carolyn Tipton, poet-translator Stephen Kessler, Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, 681 Venice Blvd., Venice, $10, $6 students/seniors, free to members, 8:00 (www.beyondbaroque.org)
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  • Leni Zumas reads from her novel, Red Clocks, with Porochista Khakpour, Sick: A Memoir, Skylight Books, 1818 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, free, 5:00 (www.skylightbooks.com/event)
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21 JANUARY 2018 — sunday

    CENTRAL:
  • Beyond Baroque presents a reading with poet Tosh Berman, The Plum in Mr. Blum's Pudding, former Artistic Director of Beyond Baroque, Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, 681 Venice Blvd., Venice, $10, $6 students/seniors, free to members, 4:30 (www.beyondbaroque.org)
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  • A reading by George Christie, Marked, about his years as a Hells Angel, with a narrated slideshow of personal photos followed by open questions, Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, 681 Venice Blvd., Venice, $10, $6 students/seniors, free to members, 7:00 (www.beyondbaroque.org)
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  • Krista Suh discusses her book DIY Rules for a WTF World, Skylight Books, 1818 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, free, 5:00 (www.skylightbooks.com/event)
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22 JANUARY 2018 — monday

23 JANUARY 2018 — tuesday

24 JANUARY 2018 — wednesday

25 JANUARY 2018 — thursday

    NORTH:
  • EP Foster Library presents a poetry reading by Catherine Abbey Hodges, Raft of Days: Poems, at its weekly series hosted by Phil Taggart, Poet Laureate of Ventura County, open mic follows, share your own work, EP Foster Library in the Topping Room, 651 E. Main Street, Ventura, free and open to the public, 7:30-9:00 (805/648-2716, www.vencolibrary.org)
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26 JANUARY 2018 — friday

    CENTRAL:
  • Writers and artists Viet Thanh Nguyen, Mimi Pond, and Jonathan Santlofer discuss It Occurs to Me That I Am America: New Stories and Art, featuring work from more than thirty-five contemporary authors, Skylight Books, 1818 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, free, 7:30 (www.skylightbooks.com/event)
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  • Beyond Baroque presents the 8th annual Poetry of Venice Photography panel discussion by award-winning Venice Photographers, hosted by paramedia ecologist Gerry Fialka, Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, 681 Venice Blvd., Venice, free, panel discussion 2:00-4:00, gallery opening 4:00-6:00 (www.beyondbaroque.org)
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27 JANUARY 2018 — saturday

    SOUTH:
  • Evan Kindley, Questionnaire, Rebecca Tuhus-Dubrow, Personal Stereo, and Anna Leahy, Tumor, discuss their books in the Object Lessons Series, Skylight Books, 1818 N Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, free, 5:00 ()
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  • Nebraska Girl Open Reading, hosted by Wyatt Underwood, Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, 681 Venice Blvd., Venice, free/donations welcome, sign up 1:30, reading 2:00 (www.beyondbaroque.org)
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28 JANUARY 2018 — sunday

    CENTRAL:
  • Walt Disney Studios award-winning animators Paul Briggs and Benson Shum, present their picture books, Catch My Breath and Holly's Day at the Pool, Skylight Books, 1818 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, free, 5:00 (www.skylightbooks.com/event)
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  • 15th Annual Venice Film Fest includes a deep history of films made in Venice, California, and happenings at the legendary Venice West Gallery, the birthplace of the So Cal Beats, with live performances, hosted by Gerry Fialka, Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center, 681 Venice Blvd., Venice, free/donations welcome, 7:00 (www.beyondbaroque.org)
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29 JANUARY 2018 — monday

30 JANUARY 2018 — tuesday

31 JANUARY 2018 — wednesday


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