Civic Center
San Francisco, California 94102

This very special event celebrates the tender, fierce and innovative poetry of June Jordan, and her enduring influence on generations of writers, poets, activists and artists.

This program also marks the long awaited publication of June Jordan's collected poems, "Directed by Desire" by Copper Canyon Press.

Readers include Angela Davis, Al Young, Janice Mirikitani, Sara Miles, Junichi Semitsu, Poetry for the People Troupe, Zack Rogow and Maria Poblet.

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Added by srhodes on May 9, 2006