Poets from Pelekinesis Press | Cherches, Skiles, and Zegans

Sorry, This Event Cancelled


Exercising prudence in the face of the COVID-19 epidemic, the authors and UPB have cancelled the appearancen of poet's Cherches, Skiles, and Zegans.

An independent publisher, Pelekinesis Press focuses on developing talented authors and artists. Steadily evolving their publishing paradigm, they seek innovative means to nurture the skills of their verbal and visual artists.

Poets Peter Cherches, Don Skiles, and Marc Zegans will read from their most recently published works.

Event date: 
Sunday, April 26, 2020 - 4:30pm to 7:00pm
Event address: 
2430 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

UPB will be closed for three weeks, starting on Tuesday, March 17th, observing instructions from county officials and the city of Berkeley to shelter in place.

No reading groups nor author events will meet through April. Check our calendar for details and updates.

These measures should slow the spread of the virus to avoid overloading public and private health services all at once.

Unfortunately, our on-line fulfillment team is also sheltering in place, which means despite previous announcements, we are NOT shipping orders until after we're again operational.

But you can still purchase eBooks and audio books through us. Distributed by Hummingbird, they include publications from the major publishing houses. Jut access the "EBOOKS/AUDIOBOOKS" menu link.

We’re riding eventualities as they unfold and cannot predict when the store will open and gatherings will resume. The Cafe Ohlone has cancelled dates through March 27th at least. Check their website for tentative dates and any further cancelations.

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