Poetry often goes by the wayside when it comes to local arts. Don't get us wrong; there's a thriving and active spoken word scene in San Diego, with weekly readings and open-mics in coffeehouses, restaurants and bars all over the county. more

Jun 22, 2016 12:00 AM Features more

Apr 11, 2012 12:00 AM Music

David Antin is known as a poet and an art critic, but he calls himself a "poet art critic," which is a more fitting description. In this week's podcast, Antin talks about his recen... more

May 12, 2011 12:00 AM Podcasts

 Rae Armantrout recently won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry for her collection of poems, Versed .  She reads her light-hearted piece, "Scumble."... more

Sep 11, 2010 12:00 AM Podcasts

San Diego Film Festival 2009 video produced by El Roberto Productions for Citybeat. more

Sep 29, 2009 12:00 AM Arts & Entertainment

Our third annual guide to bars & clubs more

Aug 29, 2007 12:00 AM Bars & clubs

Read any good books lately? more

Aug 22, 2007 12:00 AM Backwards & in High Heels

Michael Franti stays human with his conscious hip-hop more

Sep 4, 2002 12:00 AM Music Feature

California's new poet laureate speaks down the doors more

Aug 21, 2002 12:00 AM Seen Local

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