Events

January 2020

presens Merge Left:Fusing Race and Class, Winning Elections, and Saving America

"The book for anyone interested in cross-racial solidarity on behalf of racial and economic justice for all!"--Jane Fonda

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 7:30pm
Merge Left: Fusing Race and Class, Winning Elections, and Saving America Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781620975640
Availability: Most titles are on our shelves or avaialble within 1-5 days.
Published: New Press - October 1st, 2019

In 2014, Ian Haney López in Dog Whistle Politics named and explained the coded racial appeals exploited by right-wing politicians over the last half century--and thereby anticipated the 2016 presidential election. Now the country is heading into what will surely be one of the most consequential elections ever, with the Right gearing up to exploit racial fear-mongering to divide and distract, and the Left splintered over the next step forward.

Discussing Boys & Sex: Young Men on Hookups, Love, Porn, Consent, and Navigating the New Masculinity.

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Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 6:00pm
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$28.99
ISBN: 9780062666970
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Published: Harper - January 7th, 2020

In collaboration with East Bay School for Boys.

February 2020

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 7:30pm

presents The Earth in Her Hands: 75 Extraordinary Women Working in the World of Plants.

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 7:30pm
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$35.00
ISBN: 9781604699029
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Published: Timber Press - March 3rd, 2020

March 2020

reading from Rebel Cinderella: From Rags to Riches to Radical, the Epic Journey of Rose Pastor Stokes.

Friday, March 13, 2020 - 7:30pm
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$30.00
ISBN: 9781328866745
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - March 3rd, 2020

April 2020

reads from her new volume of poetry Ledger, a book of personal, ecological, and political reckoning from the internationally renowned poet named "among the modern masters" (Washington Post).

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 7:30pm
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$27.00
ISBN: 9780525657804
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Published: Knopf - March 10th, 2020

From one of our most celebrated contemporary poets--long-listed for the National Book Award and a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and England's T.S. Eliot Prize--comes Jane Hirshfield's Ledger, her most important work yet. From its already much-quoted opening lines of despair and defiance ("Let them not say: we did not see it. / We saw."), Hirshfield's poems inscribe a registry, both personal and communal, of our present-day predicaments, and call us to action.

presents Why We Swim

Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 1:45pm
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$26.95
ISBN: 9781616207861
Availability: Not Yet Published
Published: Algonquin Books - April 14th, 2020

reads from her debut novel Valentine.

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 7:30pm
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$26.99
ISBN: 9780062913265
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Published: Harper - April 7th, 2020