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May 17 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Joint Book Launch with Barbara Foley and Margaret Stevens

Please join us for a discussion and reception as we celebrate the launch of two groundbreaking works by mother and daughter scholars and authors Barbara Foley and Margaret Stevens.
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July 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Dual Book Launch: The Plot to Overthrow Venezuela and American Exceptionalism and American Innocence

Speakers include the authors of the books: Dan Kovalik, Danny Haiphong, and Roberto Sirvent. Book signing will follow.
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July 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Book Talk: How America Became Capitalist

An epic history of the formation of American capitalism, focusing on gender, race and empire. A presentation and discussion with author James Parisot
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August 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

THE STRUGGLE IS ETERNAL: GLORIA RICHARDSON & BLACK LIBERATION

Join us for a book talk and discussion with author Dr. Joseph R. Fitzgerald, educator and organizer Ciara Taylor on the life of Gloria Richardson and her legacy for political action today.
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September 18 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Standing with Standing Rock with Nick Estes and Jaskiran Dhillon – Book Launch

Through poetry and prose, essays, photography, interviews, and polemical interventions, the contributors reflect on Indigenous history and politics and on the movement’s significance. Their work challenges our understanding of colonial history not simply as “lessons learned” but as essential guideposts for activism.
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September 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz Book Launch: An Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States for Young People

Going beyond the story of America as a country “discovered” by a few brave men in the “New World,” Indigenous human rights advocate Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz reveals the roles that settler colonialism and policies of American Indian genocide played in forming our national identity.
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October 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Strange Careers of the Jim Crow North

Join The Peoples Forum and the editors and contributors of the anthology The Strange Careers of the Jim Crow North: Segregation and Struggle Outside of the South for a two-day investigation into the system of institutionalized racism created by Northern Jim Crow.
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October 27 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Book Launch: Recipes for Survival

Maria Thereza Alves is an artist known for her life-long engagement with peoples and their specific communities, lands, and colonial histories. Recipes for Survival is centered on her father’s community in the backlands of Parana in Brazil.
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October 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Book Launch: Melancholia Africana: The Indispensable Overcoming of the Black Condition

At this event, Etoke will read from and speak about her newly translated work while Lewis R. Gordon, who authored its new foreword, and Souleymane Bachir Diagne will address the continued relevance of its searching diagnoses.
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November 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Jesus Led a Poor People’s Campaign: Sermons from the Movement to End Poverty

This new collection of sermons features religious and community leaders committed to the unity and organization of the poor for a powerful social movement to end poverty. Join six of the book's authors for an inspiring conversation about the spirit of justice.
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November 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Book Talk: Green Strategy with Marc Brodine

Addressing the fundamental problems of our time by linking environmental issues to other struggles, Green Strategy argues that allied social and political movements can transform our politics, our economy and protect our species.
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November 20 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Occupying Schools, Occupying Land: How the Landless Workers Movement Transformed Brazilian Education

In Occupying Schools, Occupying Land, Rebecca Tarlau explores how MST activists have pressured municipalities, states, and the federal government to implement their educational program in public schools and universities, affecting hundreds of thousands of students
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