James Berkowitz

Spoken Word Artist

Los Angeles, CA

Author's Bio

James Berkowitz is a poet, writer, and multidimensional artist. He has published two books "Canteen Trumpets at Noon" and "The Angels are Watching" both available for viewing at Poets House NYC. Recent credits include a literary journal "San Francisco Peace and Hope", anthologies "The Revolutionary Poets Brigade - Los Angeles" and “Men in the Company of Women”, international literary journal “Blood & Honey Review”, an online journal “The Saturday Special: Lovelorn Poets”, and “The Examiner” in both Boston and Los Angeles amongst several places where his work is recognized. James is currently at work on a collection of poems and short stories as well as reading and performing live. He loves the magnificence of nature and its many settings as well as the pulse and stimulation of city streets. His greatest reward is connecting with other sentient beings.

Publications & Prizes

Performances:
Beyond Baroque (2012)
,
Industry Cafe and Jazz (2012)
,
The Last Bookstore (2012)
,
Venice Breeze Suites (2012)
,
Harlem Place Cafe (2011)
,
Tribal Cafe (2011)
,
Beyond Baroque ()
,
Bob's Espresso Bar ()
,
Cairo Cowboy ()
,
Catcher in the Rye ()
,
Hall-Haskell House ()
,
Hollywood Dance Center ()
,
McGroarty Arts Center ()
,
Plymouth Arts Center ()
,
Seed Gallery ()
,
Somethin's Brewin Cafe ()
,
The Bitter End ()
,
The Rapp Saloon ()

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
WITNESS by MARIO BENEDETTI, SAN FRANCISCO PEACE AND HOPE by ANTHOLOGY

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Boston
Raised in: 
Boston, MA
Massachusetts
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Last update: Apr 25, 2015