The WordParty hosts a monthly poetry & jazz event in San Francisco where poets are welcome to read with the spontaneous accompaniment of the Nova Jazz band. We are currently looking for a new venue … more details soon. In the meantime check out these special events:

Jacques Korn Memorial
Saturday July 23rd, 2016 from 6-8pm

It is with great sadness that our dear friend and poet Jacques Korn has passed on after a relapse of cancer. He was a great friend and a regular at the WordParty. Please join us to celebrate his life, read his poems, watch his films and more.


at Pelican Harbor Wharf, Sausalito CA (near Bridgeway & Johnson)
This will be an outdoor gathering on the North pier across from the Seafood peddler restaurant. Walk toward the metal tower. Please wear layers, Free parking after 6pm!

Jennifer Barone & Diego De Leo featuring at Bay Area Generations
Monday July 25th, 2016 from 7-9pm


Come to hear poetic pairings of poets from different generations and live music at this monthly curated series.

Hotel Rex, San Francisco CA
562 Sutter Street (between Powell & Mason)

Jennifer Barone & Mahnaz Badihian
Thursday August 11th, 2015 at 6:30pm


Come hear Jennifer & Mahnaz featuring their latest poetry at the weekly “Thursdays at Reader’s Cafe” series hosted by Jack Hirschman and sponsored by the SF Public Library. Come early to browse the great selection of books for sale to support the library.
at the Readers Cafe & Bookstore
Building C, Room 165, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA, 94123

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