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The Seeds of a Thousand New Worlds With Robert Evans and Margaret Killjoy (Virtual Event)

On Tuesday, May 17th at 7:00pm ET, join us alongside Firestorm Co-op, Robert Evans, and Margaret Killjoy for a discussion on the highly anticipated novel After the Revolution.  Register here. In the year 2070, twenty years after a civil war and societal collapse of the "old" United States, extremist militias battle in the crumbling Republic of […]

CARE Keynote with Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha (Virtual Event)

On Wednesday, May 18th at 12pm CST, join Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Leak Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha for a virtual discussion on rethinking forms and possibilities of care/carework hosted by Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities at Northwestern. Register here! As the pandemic continues alongside the onslaught of state sanctioned violence internationally and locally—from war to policing […]

After the Revolution with Robert Evans (Virtual Event)

Wed. May 25th | 7PM - Virtual Event with Odyssey Bookshop   On Wednesday, May 25th at 7pm, Odyssey Bookshop will be hosting a book launch event for the release of After the Revolution by Robert Evans, investigative journalist and host of Behind the Bastards and It Could Happen Here. Register here!   What will […]


National Accessibility Week with We Move Together (Virtual Event)

On Saturday, June 4, 2022 at 11am ET, join authors Anne McGuire and Kelly Fritsch and illustrator Eduardo Trejos for a reading and discussion on We Move Together. Register here! If you need support with registration, please contact Rebecca at or call 416-599-2458 ext 291 This event will have CART (Communication Access Realtime Translation), ASL to […]

Pleasure As Power with YES! Magazine (Virtual Event)

On Thursday, June 9th at 1pm PT / 4pm ET, join YES! Editorial Director Sunnivie Brydum and the contributors to the “Pleasure” issue of YES! for an insightful conversation about the ways we can center pleasure in our lives, our bodies, and our relationships with each other. Register here! adrienne maree brown is the writer-in-residence at the Emergent Strategy Ideation […]

Living Altars: Disabled QTBIPOC Transforming Pandemic Grief (Virtual Event)

On Wednesday, June 15th at 7PM PT, come witness legendary disabled QTBIPOC writers—living and dead—share work about grief, survival and the futures we’re dreaming despite everything. Register here. Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha is a queer disabled writer, space creator, couch and porch witch and disability justice movement worker of Burgher/Tamil Sri Lankan and Irish/ Galicia Roman […]

21st Century Unionism with Tom Wetzel & James Tracy(Virtual Event)

On July 5th at 7:00pm ET, join labor historian Tom Wetzel in conversation with community organizer James Tracy for this virtual event about Wetzel's latest book, Overcoming Capitalism: Strategy for the Working Class in the 21st Century. Register here. Overcoming Capitalism is a book about strategy, particularly how the powerless can get the upper hand. And […]

Anarchist Studies Network Conference (Virtual)

Virtual Conference | August 24, 25, 26 | (GMT+1) This week, join the Anarchist Studies Network for the ASN 2022 Conference! This is a virtual conference. For more information regarding registration and a lineup for all speakers and workshops, click here. Wednesday, August 24, 2022 6:45am - 8:15am (GMT+1) Anarchist Utopianism Panelists: John Clark, Laurence […]

No borders! No prisons! No cops! No war! No state? (Virtual Event)

On Tuesday, November 15 at 7PM ET, join authors William C. Anderson, Gord Hill, Dean Spade, and Harsha Walia for a panel discussion on abolition. Register here. Live transcription and ASL interpretation will be provided. Please email any additional access needs to This event is free and open to all. RSVP is preferred. The event will […]