That Machine

by Jack Hirschman
Forepaw Press, 2013

Newly published in 2013, in 2 editions, San Francisco legendary poet Jack Hirschman, who has over 100 books published since 1960, brings back an old manuscript that exhibits a jazz cadence throughout. The 4th Poet Laureate of San Francisco, Jack is a venerable poet, scholar, teacher, translator, linguist, mentor and man on the scene in North Beach, San Francisco – this book  ”That Machine”  - also features one of Jacks paintings on the front cover. This is the original manuscript of jazz-style poetry written from the period of 1972-1974.