City Lights Bookstore & Pauline Oliveros - 12/07/14

San Francisco Ballet was the first professional ballet company in the United States.
It is among the world's leading dance companies, presenting over 100 performances
annually, with a repertoire that spans both classical and contemporary ballet.
San Francisco Ballet

City Lights is an independent bookstore-publisher combination in San Francisco, California
that specializes in world literature, the arts, and progressive politics.
Here, Employee Michael Young helps a client.
City Lights Bookstore #1

A disease is a particular abnormal, pathological condition that affects part or all of an organism.
It is often construed as a medical condition associated with specific symptoms and signs.
Made to Break

If your daily life seems poor, do not blame it; blame yourself that you are not poet enough
to call forth its riches; for the Creator, there is no poverty. ---Rainer Maria Rilke
Rainer Maria Rilke quote

Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom. ---Walter Benjamin
Walter Benjamin quote

There is no friend as loyal as a book. ---Ernest Hemingway
Ernest Hemingway quote

The Peekskill riots were anti-communist riots with anti-black and anti-Semitic undertones
that took place at Cortlandt Manor, Westchester County, New York, in 1949. The catalyst
for the rioting was an announced concert by black singer Paul Robeson, who was
well known for his strong pro-trade union stance, civil rights activism, communist
affiliations, and anti-colonialism.
The Peekskill riots

There are two types of poor people, those who are poor together and those who are poor alone.
The first are the true poor, the others are rich people out of luck. ---Jean-Paul Sartre
Jean-Paul Sartre quote

If it's the right chair, it doesn't take too long to get comfortable in it. ---Robert De Niro
Robert De Niro quote

November 23, 2014 at Meridian Music - Composers in Performance in San Francisco, CA:
Pauline Oliveros and friends perform from her Anthology of Text Scores
choosing from more than 100 pieces composed between 1971 and 2013.
Pauline Oliveros and friends

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