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The Center hosts readings, workshops, lectures, and publishes a variety of poetry publications. SPC is located in the R25 Arts Complex located on the corner of R & 25th Streets in midtown Sacramento.

Sacramento Poetry Center memberships support a variety of local poetry programs, publications, readings, and events. Members receive a free subscription to Tule Review and Poetry Now. Please send your check for $30 or more to SPC, 1719 25th St., Sacramento, CA 95816. Fixed incomes are $15.

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Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Jack Hirschman documentary premieres; Hirschman reads in Sacramento

The documentary Red Poet: The Story of Jack Hirschman had its U.S. premiere tonight as part of the Sacramento International Film Festival. Jack Hirschman, pictured above reading from his Italian published  magnum opus The Arcanes, gave a reading after the screening. Hirschman served as the poet laureate of San francisco from 2006-2009 and is now the San Francisco Public Library poet-in-residence.

Sacramento Poetry Center board member Rebecca Morrison was credited for making Red Poet screening and Hirschman's reading in Sacramento possible.

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