Celebrating ruth weiss at 90
and the Women of the Beat Generation
ruth weiss just turned 90, and we’re gathering a few of her friends together for a very special performance to celebrate!
Join us for a Saturday afternoon featuring:
- Cathy Cassady
- Eldest daughter of Carolyn Cassady and editor of Carolyn’s newly published book Travel Tips for the Timid.
- Agneta Falk
- Reading the poetry of Denise Levertov, and her own work.
- Stephanie Heath
- Nicole Henares
- Reading the poetry of Elise Cowen, and her own work.
- Brenda Knight
- Editor of Women of the Beat Generation: the Writers, Artists and Muses at the Heart of a Revolution
- Mary Norbert Körte
- Marilyn Kriegel
- San Francisco poet
- Joanna McClure
- Melody C. Miller
- Presenting a sneak peek from her documentary currently in production, ruth weiss: the Beat Goddess.
- Kim Shuck
- San Francisco Poet Laureate. KimShuck.com
- ruth weiss
- Performing with the ruth weiss Quartet:
Doug O’Connor (bass)
Rent Romus (saxophone)
& Hal Davis (percussion)
- Panel Discussion
More details coming soon!