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Turn This World Inside Out—Book Release Events with Nora Samaran!

Posted on May 30th, 2019 in AK Authors!, Happenings

Nora Samaran (author of the essay “The Opposite of Rape Culture is Nurturance Culture”) is launching a new book in June! Turn This World Inside Out: The Emergence of Nurturance Culture will be officially released on June 18. You can learn more here and preorder your copy. Nora will be heading out on tour soon […]

Making Spaces Safer—Book Release Events with Shawna Potter!

Posted on April 23rd, 2019 in AK Authors!, Happenings

Shawna Potter’s Making Spaces Safer: A Guide to Giving Harassment the Boot Wherever You Work, Play, and Gather comes out in May and she’ll be doing some east coast release events to celebrate! Mark your calendar: BOSTON: Sunday, May 19 at 4pm @ Armageddon Shop Boston— NYC: Monday, May 20 at 7pm @ Strand Book […]

Shane Burley and FASCISM TODAY on tour!

Posted on June 13th, 2018 in AK Authors!, Happenings

Shane Burley, author of Fascism Today: What It Is and How to End It, will be on the east coast for a few days giving talks in three cities on, you guessed it, understanding today’s fascist forces and how to defeat them. Here’s the low-down, along with links to the events on Facebook: . . […]

8th Annual North American Anarchist Studies Network Conference — Call for Papers

Posted on August 17th, 2016 in AK Allies, Happenings, Spanish

Call for Papers – North American Anarchist Studies Network (NAASN) [Desplácese hacia abajo para la versión en Español] The North American Anarchist Studies Network is currently seeking presentations for our eighth  annual conference to be held April 280, 29, and 30 (2017) at the Biblioteca Social Reconstruir (BSR), in Mexico City, México. We would appreciate […]

A Quick Update on Fire Recovery Fundraising

Posted on May 5th, 2015 in AK News, Happenings

Thank you all so much for your support since our warehouse fire. We’re making some progress but it’s going to be a long road ahead for all of us, and we couldn’t do it without all of you. We are still fundraising to cover the costs of damaged stock, ongoing disruption to our business, and […]

Octavia’s Brood: The Tour Begins!

Posted on March 20th, 2015 in AK Authors!, AK News, Happenings

We’re excited to announce the first leg of the tour celebrating the release of Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements, edited by Walidah Imarisha & adrienne maree brown. The editors and contributors have lots of tour stops lined up already and will be adding to the schedule as more events are confirmed. […]

Drug War Capitalism is going on tour!

Posted on November 11th, 2014 in Happenings

Journalist Dawn Paley, author of the long-awaited Drug War Capitalism, will be starting her book tour pretty much the exact second the book comes back from the printer, and then continuing on the east coast next month. Her confirmed events (so far!) are listed below; we’ll keep this list up to date as details are […]

Dispatches Against Displacement is going on tour!

Posted on September 26th, 2014 in Happenings

Author and housing activist James Tracy will be heading out on tour soon with his brand-new book Dispatches Against Displacement: Field Notes from San Francisco’s Housing Wars. His confirmed events (so far!) are listed below; we’ll keep this list up to date as more events are confirmed and details are updated. You can learn more […]