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Jack Hirschman

Former San Francisco Poet Laureate Jack Hirschman will moderate a discussion on January 21 following a screening of the film And When I Die, I Won't Stay Dead, which tells the story of Beat poet Bob Kaufman. The film will screen as part of the Jewish Film Festival.

Hirschman was a friend to Kaufman and a well-known translator and activist poet. He will also read from his work the day before at Winchester Cultural Center, on January 20 at 7 p.m. There will also be a separate screening event on January 20th at Nevada State College. All events are free and open to all ages.

Film Screening & Discussion Events:
January 20: 1-3:30 p.m. at Nevada State College, 1300 Nevada State Drive, Building 200, Henderson, NV 89002
January 21: 7-9:30 p.m. at Adelson Educational Campus (Jewish Film Festival primary location), 9700 Hillpointe Road, Las Vegas, NV 89134

Poetry Reading:
January 20: 7-8:30 p.m. at Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 S. McLeod Drive, Las Vegas

When: Friday, Jan. 20, 2017
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Where: Multiple venues

Cost: Free

Age limit: All ages

Categories: Literary, Film, Literary, film screening, Poetry, Film Festival

Event posted Jan. 10, 2017
Last updated Jan. 10, 2017

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