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    Calendar, Night&Day Genius Granted

    Genius Granted

    Ordinary Genius: A Guide for the Poet Within is easy for Kim Addonizio to say. The local author, poet, editor, prizewinner, harmonica player, weight lifter, and hottie has plenty of juice; she can talk about "genius." The rest of us…
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    Calendar, Night&Day Lil’ Kim

    Lil’ Kim

    Kim Addonizio pumps iron, teaches poetry, and writes about the insane using her shockproof bullshit detector. When we saw her last, she was winning an episode of the Literary Death Match. At first we thought she was losing, because she…
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    Calendar, Night&Day What? Poetry with no BS?

    What? Poetry with no BS?

    Most of what we know about Poetry at the 33 is that Kim Addonizio either used to hang out there or still does. That may sound like it isn't very much to go on, but Addonizio is one of the…
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    Calendar, Night&Day

    Truthin' Be Told

    More truth exists than we've been led to believe: We're practically swimming in it. But to document it, to reflect it or frame it or describe it, that is work best left to careful artists. Not everyone can do it,…
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    Culture, Books

    Little Beauties

    By Kim Addonizio Simon & Schuster (2005), $23 The three voices in Little Beauties -- a newborn, her teenage mom, and a beautiful obsessive-compulsive -- could, in the wrong hands, easily be TV-movie fodder: a touching story about love and…
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    Calendar, Urban Experience Am Misbehavin'

    Am Misbehavin'

    THURS-SUN 9/18-21 A late-night incident involving underwear, a swimming pool, and uniformed sailors was gleefully reported by onlookers at last year's Litquake -- poet Kim Addonizio was unrepentant, and denied nothing. In all likelihood, other writers were green with envy.…
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  • clipping at Brava Theater Sept. 11
    Sub Pop recording artists 'clipping.' brought their brand of noise-driven experimental hip hop to the closing night of 2016's San Francisco Electronic Music Fest this past Sunday. The packed Brava Theater hosted an initially seated crowd that ended the night jumping and dancing against the front of the stage. The trio performed a set focused on their recently released Sci-Fi Horror concept album, 'Splendor & Misery', then delved into their dancier and more aggressive back catalogue, and recent single 'Wriggle'. Opening performances included local experimental electronic duo 'Tujurikkuja' and computer music artist 'Madalyn Merkey.'"

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