Upcoming Events: Muslim American Writers at Home

Freedom Voices


Stories, Essays and Poems of Identity, Diversity and Belonging

edited by by Valerie Behiery, Kitty Costello & Hanan Hazime

Monday, April 12,
7 pm to 8:30 pm (Pacific Time),
featured readers at Bird & Beckett bookstore,
open mic afterward. Click the link HERE to join.

Saturday, April 17,
12 noon to 1:15 pm,
author reading hosted by the editors:  Zoom link

YouTube conversation/reading with Kitty Costello and contributing author

Link to the book's website for more information.

Bird & Beckett Bookstore youtube channel or facebook
Sunday, March 14, 10 am Pacific Time

Tuesday, March 23rd at:
1pm Pacific time,
Saturday March 27th from 7 pm to 9 pm. (Pacific Time)

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About Freedom Voices

Some Information

Freedom Voices publishes works that speak to or from communities on the margins. Founded in 1989 in San Francisco’s Tenderloin District the press has grown from its origins as a community publisher to include works from around the globe.

FV works closely with the TallMountain Circle which produces, promotes and distributes Mary TallMountain’s literary works and chooses the winners of the TallMountain Award for Creative Writing and Community Service.

FV also distibutes New Earth Publications imprint such as translations of Nicaraguan Ernesto Cardenal’s Quetalcoatl , Costa Rican activist Luisa Gonzalez’s autobiography and Voice of Fire, Communiques and interviews from the Zapatista National Liberation Army.

Freedom Voices is a project of the non-profit Tenderloin Reflection and Education Center and organizes public readings and writing workshops in conjunction with the Center. Freedom Voices is also a partner in the Encounters in the Americas/Encuentros de los Americas project for popular literacy. The founding editor of Freedom Voices is B. Jesse Clarke. Editorial decisions are made by a collective of writers, activists, and street scholars.