Van Jones in Oakland | 10-24-2017

  KPFA Radio 94.1FM presents VAN JONES Beyond the Messy Truth, How We Came Apart, How We Come Together Hosted by David Talbot Tuesday, October 24 2017, 7:30 PM First Congregational Church 2501 Harrison Street Oakland WHEELCHAIR ACCESS advance tickets: $15: brownpapertickets.com T: 800-838-3006 or Marcus Books, Books Inc/Berkeley, Pegasus Books (3 sites), Moe’s, Walden…

Alice Waters in Berkeley | 11-16-2017

  ALICE WATERS Coming to my Senses The Making of a Counterculture Cook With Steve Wasserman • Hosted by Kris Welch Thursday November 16, 7:30pm First Congregational Church 2345 Channing Way Berkeley tickets: $15 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. Dalloway’s,…

A Tribute to Eduardo Galeano | 11-19-2017

  KPFA Radio 94.1FM presents A KPFA TRIBUTE TO THE LATE EDUARDO GALEANO with Al Young, Alejandro Murguia, and Aurora Levins Morales Sunday, November 19 2017, 7:30 PM First Congregational Church 2345 Channing Way Berkeley Eduardo Galeano is our world’s most lovable revolutionary — Naomi Klein Story-hunter and gatherer Galeano has captured a covey of…

Lewis Lapham in Berkeley | 11-8-2017

  LEWIS LAPHAM “AGE OF FOLLY” AMERICA ABANDONS DEMOCRACY Hosted by Mitch Jeserich Wednesday Nov 8, 7:30 PM First Presbyterian Church 2407 Dana Street Berkeley tickets: $15 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. Dalloway’s, or Walden Pond Bookstore, or Diesel a…

Nikki Giovanni in Berkeley (Regrets: postponed for author’s medical recovery) | 10-28-2017

  Regrets: postponed due to author’s medical recovery A Delightful Evening With NIKKI GIOVANNI A Good Cry: What We Learn from Tears and Laughter Hosted by Sabrina Jacobs Saturday October 28, 7:30pm First Presbyterian Church 2407 Dana Street Berkeley tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Marcus Books, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books…

Ravitch+Brown in Oakland | 10-13-2017

  The Network for Public Education Action presents DIANE RAVITCH in Conversation with JITU BROWN THE FIGHT FOR PUBLIC EDUCATION Hosted by Kevin Cartwright Friday October 13, 7:30 PM Oakland Technical High School 4351 Broadway Oakland tickets: $12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Marcus Books, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or…

David Cay Johnston in Berkeley | 10-19-2017

  DAVID CAY JOHNSTON Winner of the Pulitzer Prize WHAT DONALD TRUMP IS DOING TO YOU Hosted by Brian Edwards-Tiekert Thursday October 19, 7:30pm First Congregational Church of Berkeley 2345 Channing Way Berkeley 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….

Dick Gregory in Berkeley (Event canceled) | 10-11-2017

  Regrets: Event canceled due to the all-too-soon passing of Mr Dick Gregory, 1932-2017. Rest in Peace. IN PERSON! IN BERKELEY! DICK GREGORY THE MOST DEFINING MOMENTS IN BLACK HISTORY Hosted by Kevin Cartwright Wednesday October 11, 7:30 PM First Congregational Church of Berkeley 2345 Channing Way Berkeley tickets: $15 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or…

Margaret Randall in Berkeley | 9-20-2017

  KPFA Radio 94.1FM presents MARGARET RANDALL KPFA’s Tribute to the great writer,poet, feminist, photographer and international activist.Hosted by San Francisco Poet Laureate Alejandro Murgia Wednesday, September 20 2017 – 7:30 PM Hillside Club 2286 Cedar Street Berkeley tickets: $15 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com T:800.838.3006, or Books Inc. (Berkeley), or Pegasus Books (3 shops), or Moe’s,…