Strictly East

poetry news for the far East Bay

Special Events

 June 2024

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June 10: New series! "Shut Up & Write!" from Benicia Literary Arts



June 14:

Vallejo’s Poets Laureate Kathleen Herrmann, Jacalyn Eyvonne, and former poet laureate D.L. Lang will be performing on Friday, June 14th at the Bay Stage at the 75th annual Solano County Fair. Set starts at 1:15 PM.

Free with fair admission. 


June 15: Modesto Poetry Summer Workshop


ALSO: Carquinez Review Launch Party!

Book Launch Party for the anthology "CARQUINEZ REVIEW 2024" 2-4 pm at Arts Benicia, Commanding Officer’s Quarters,
1 Commandant Lane, Benicia.


June 29: Please note correct address is 5050, NOT 5500



June 30: (Deadline to sign up is JUNE 27th!)