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Month: July 2015

7/19: Dixie Be Damned author event @ Firestorm Books & Coffee, Asheville

Posted on July 17th, 2015 in Events

An afternoon talk with the editors and authors of the new book Dixie Be Damned: 300 Years of Insurrection in the American South.  About Dixie Be Damned: In 1891, when coal companies in eastern Tennessee brought in cheap convict labor to take over their jobs, workers responded by storming the stockades, freeing the prisoners, and […]

7/21: Truth and Revolution / Michael Staudenmaier @ Iowa City Public Library

Posted on July 17th, 2015 in Events

A discussion with Michael Staudenmaier, author of Truth and Revolution: A History of the Sojourner Truth Organization 1969-1986, and Alan Rausch, a former member of the Sojourner Truth Organization on New Left organizing in the 1970s. About Truth and Revolution: In the 1970s and 1980s, as the movements of the sixties receded from view, the revolutionary left […]

8/2: Underground Passages / Jesse Cohn @ People’s Bookstore Coop, Milwaukee

Posted on July 17th, 2015 in Events

Jesse Cohn, author of Underground Passages: Anarchist Resistance Culture, 1848–2011, will give a talk at People’s Books Cooperative on Sunday, August 2 at 6pm. About the book: What anarchists demanded from art was what they demanded from all aspects of their political lives: that it should, as much as possible, embody the principle in the […]

8/1: Underground Passages / Jesse Cohn @ Boneshaker Books, Minneapolis

Posted on July 17th, 2015 in Events

Jesse Cohn, author of Underground Passages: Anarchist Resistance Culture, 1848–2011, will give a talk at Rainbow Bookstore Cooperative on Saturday, August 1 at 7pm. About the book: What anarchists demanded from art was what they demanded from all aspects of their political lives: that it should, as much as possible, embody the principle in the […]

7/31: Underground Passages / Jesse Cohn @ Rainbow Bookstore Coop, Madison

Posted on July 17th, 2015 in Events

Jesse Cohn, author of Underground Passages: Anarchist Resistance Culture, 1848–2011, will give a talk at Rainbow Bookstore Cooperative on Friday, July 31 at 6pm. About the book: What anarchists demanded from art was what they demanded from all aspects of their political lives: that it should, as much as possible, embody the principle in the […]

7/18: Underground Passages / Jesse Cohn @ Black Bear Bakery, St. Louis

Posted on July 17th, 2015 in Events

Jesse Cohn, author of Underground Passages: Anarchist Resistance Culture, 1848–2011, will give a talk at Black Bear Bakery on Saturday, July 18 at 3pm. About the book: What anarchists demanded from art was what they demanded from all aspects of their political lives: that it should, as much as possible, embody the principle in the […]