Joan Morgan in Oakland | 8-30-2018

  JOAN MORGAN SHE BEGAT THIS 20 YEARS OF THE MISEDUCATION OF LAURYN HILL Hosted by Davey D :: Presented by KPFA + MARCUS BOOKS + HARD KNOCK RADIO Thursday August 30, 7:30pm First Congregational Church 2501 Harrison St. Oakland tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Marcus Books, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus…

Martha Nussbaum in Berkeley | 8-23-2018

  THE ACCLAIMED PHILOSOPHER VIEWS OUR POLITICAL CRISIS MARTHA NUSSBAUM THE MONARCHY OF FEAR Hosted by Kris Welch Thursday, August 23, 7:30 PM St. John’s Presbyterian Church 2727 College Avenue Berkeley tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Marcus Books, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore,…

Thomas Frank in Berkeley | 7/11/2018

  THOMAS FRANK incisive essays on our disintegration RENDEZVOUS WITH OBLIVION Hosted by Kris Welch Wednesday, July 11, 7:30 PM St. John’s Presbyterian Church 2727 College Avenue Berkeley tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Marcus Books, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore, or Diesel a…

Michael Eric Dyson in Oakland | 6-14-2018

KPFA RADIO & MARCUS BOOKS Present  MICHAEL ERIC DYSON What Truth Sounds Like Robert F. Kennedy, James Baldwin, and OurUnfinished Conversation About Race in America Hosted by Kevin Cartwright Thursday June 14, 7:30pm First Congregational Church of Oakland 2501 Harrison St. Oakland tickets: $20 for one admission ; $35 for one + book; $45 for…

Darnell Moore in Oakland | 6-12-2018

  DARNELL MOORE No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black & Free in America Hosted by Greg Bridges Tuesday June 12, 7:30pm First Congregational Church of Oakland 2501 Harrison St. Oakland tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Marcus Books, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s, or Mrs….

Kathleen Weaver in Berkeley – 11-5-2015

  Poetry Flash presents Jane Downs and Kathleen Weaver, Thursday, November 5th 7:30pm, at Moe’s Books in Berkeley Kathleen Weaver’s debut book of poems, Too Much Happens, will launch at this event. For more information please check Moe’s Books Events. The poems in this book move simultaneously toward clarity and compassion, traveling through geological time…