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Month: May 2014

What are our plans for fall and winter, you ask?

Posted on May 27th, 2014 in Uncategorized

     We’ve got eight amazing books scheduled for the upcoming Fall and Winter seasons. We’ll share more detailed news in the future, but for now, here’s the list: Dispatches against Displacement: Field Notes from San Francisco’s Housing Wars, James Tracey Drug War Capitalism, Dawn Paley I Belong Only to Myself: The Life and Writing […]

Dismantle gets some press!

Posted on May 16th, 2014 in AK Allies, AK Distribution

Dismantle, the new collection we’re distributing from Thread Makes Blanket Press, has been getting some great press these last couple weeks. If you haven’t had a chance to check it out, do yourself a favor! Contributors to the book also have a handful of events lined up—maybe in your neck of the woods—and we encourage […]

May 22: Eddie Conway @ Red Emma’s, Baltimore

Posted on May 9th, 2014 in Events

Eddie Conway, author of Marshall Law (recently released from prison!) will be speaking about his experiences and discussing the two books he wrote while incarcerated as a political prisoner in Maryland for 44 years. Join us for a conversation around his memoir, Marshall Law: The Life & Times of a Baltimore Black Panther and his […]

May 22: Cindy Milstein on “Ghost Stories: Tales of Displacement from Gentrifying Metropolises” @ Guide to Kulchur, Cleveland

Posted on May 9th, 2014 in Events

The GUIDE TO KULCHUR DIALOGUES series proudly welcomes author Cindy Milstein for her presentation “Ghost Stories: Tales of Displacement from Gentrifying Metropolises,” followed by an open forum discussion of the dynamics of neighborhood redevelopment and gentrification in the modern American city. “Capitalism is again reshaping the landscape, this time forcing inner-city residents to the suburban […]

May 28: Cindy Milstein on “Art, Anarchism & Social Movements” @ Le Cagibi, Montreal

Posted on May 9th, 2014 in Events

Join Howl Arts Collective for a panel discussion that explores the intersections between artistic practice, social movements and anarchism. Taking place as part of the Festival of Anarchy 2014. presentations by * Cindy Milstein Cindy Milstein, currently a collective member with both the Institute for Anarchist Studies (www.anarchiststudies.org) and Station 40 (a collective social center) […]

May 24-25: AK Press @ Montreal Anarchist Bookfair

Posted on May 9th, 2014 in Events

For more information and schedule, visit: http://www.anarchistbookfair.ca/montreal-anarchist-bookfair-2014 Visit us at the AK Press tables, and see AK author Cindy Milstein speak on “Death on the Commons” (Saturday at 11am) and “Everyday Anarchism” (Sunday at 3pm). Plus lots more excellent speakers and workshops!