Esther Kamkar Events Archive


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November 29 - Esther Kamkar and contributing authors -
San Francisco Main Library - Enemy Nations, Emerging Voices

- a reading of two groundbreaking anthologies: Let Me Tell You Where I've Been and Literature from the Axis of Evil.
When: Wednesday, November 29, 6-8pm (Free)
Where: San Francisco Main Library Auditorium, 100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, Phone 415/557-4277

October 20 - Esther Kamkar and Persis Karim
Persian Excursion - Palo Alto Public Library - for all ages

A wonderful evening celebrating Iranian and Middle Eastern cultures with a reading by poets Esther Kamkar and Persis Karim (Let Me Tell You Where I've Been: New Writings by Women of the Iranian Diaspora), a performance by members of the Niosha Dance Academy, and music by Ahl-i Nafs (People of the Spirit).
Persian refreshments will be served.
When: Friday, October 20, 7.30pm
Where: Palo Alto Main Library, 1213 Newell Rd, Palo Alto.
Phone: 650-329-2436

October 11 - Esther Kamkar and contributing authors
Let Me Tell You Where I've Been - Stanford University

When: Wednesday, October 11, 4pm
Where: Stanford University, 5th floor, Bender Room, Green Library.

August 25 - Esther Kamkar Poetry Reading -
Politics & Prose Book Shop

When: Friday, August 25, 7pm
Where: Politics & Prose, 5015 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008, Toll Free: 1-800-722-0790

August 13 - Esther Kamkar & Nina Koepke - Poetic Images
A poetry and clay collaboration at The Main Gallery

When: Sunday, August 13, reading at 4pm
Where: The Main Gallery, 1018 Main Street Redwood City CA 94063 Phone: (650) 701-1018

July 18 - Esther Kamkar Poetry Reading -
Intersection for the Arts

When: Tuesday, July 18, 7.30pm
Where: Intersection for the Arts, 446 Valencia Street
Mission District SF, Tel: (415) 626-2787, ext. 106

June 26 - Persis M. Karim and Esther Kamkar on KALW 91.7 FM
Station: KALW 91.7 FM - worldwide webcast.
Topic: Poetry readings, talk, call-ins.
When: Monday, June 26, 10am

June 26 - Esther Kamkar Poetry Reading - Cody's Books
When: Monday, June 26, 7.00pm.
Cody's Books, 1730 Fourth Street in Berkeley,
Toll Free: 800-995-1180 or 510-559-9500

June 25 - Persis M. Karim & Esther Kamkar on the
KUSP Poetry Show with Dennis Morton and Mort Marcus
Station: KUSP
Topic: Poetry, anthology readings, talk.
When: Sunday, June 25, 8pm - 9pm.

June 22 - Esther Kamkar Poetry Reading - Kepler's Books
When: Thursday, June 22, 7.30pm.
Where: Kepler's Books & Magazines, 1010 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA, 94025. Tel: (650) 324-4321

June 21 - Esther Kamkar Poetry Reading - Capitola Book Café
When: Wednesday, June 21, 7.30pm.
Where: Capitola Book Café, 1475 41st Avenue Capitola,
CA 95010. Tel: 831-462-4415

June 15 - Esther Kamkar Poetry Reading - City Lights
When: Thursday, June 15, 7pm.
Where: City Lights Book Store, 261 Columbus Avenue @ Broadway (North Beach), San Francisco. (Map) Tel + 415.362.8193

Mid-May -- Anthology Release
Anthology to be printed and shipped Mid-May 2006:
"Let Me Tell You Where I've Been" - new writing by women of the
Iranian diaspora
. With 3 poems by Esther Kamkar

Book collaboration
Carmela Rizzuto and Esther Kamkar
Hand-made book - "Lost and Found Again", 2005