Past Events

July 2021
Prison by Any Other Name at the Oak Park Public Library
July 28, 2021,

Authors Maya Schenwar and Victoria Law discuss Prison by Any Other Name, abolition, and restorative justice with the Oak Park Public . . .

Andrew Baker at Octavia Books
July 27, 2021,
New Orleans LA

Historian Andrew Baker discusses his new book To Poison a Nation, the murder of Robert Charles, and the riots that followed with the New . . .

Christina Conklin at Point Reyes Books
July 23, 2021,

The Atlas of Disappearing Places co-author Christina Conklin will discuss the book, climate change, and rising sea levels in an online . . .

June 2021
Marc Bookman at the Center for Brooklyn History
June 17, 2021,

The death penalty is out-lawed in more than 70% of the world’s countries, yet the United States still wears this global badge of shame.

Jocelyn C. Zuckerman and Marion Nestle— PLANET PALM with Politics and Prose
June 7, 2021,

The World We Need: Audrea Lim and Elizabeth Alvarado
June 3, 2021,

Please join us and Seattle Town Hall featuring a conversation between Audrea Lim, editor of The World We Need and Elizabeth Alvarado. 

May 2021
Planet Palm: Jocelyn Zuckerman and Ruth Reichl at Greenlight Bookstore
May 27, 2021,

James Beard Award-winning journalist Jocelyn C. Zuckerman comes to Greenlight (virtually!) to present her urgent new book, Planet Palm.

Beyond Alternatives: Disability, Madness and Prison Abolition
May 21, 2021,

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Marc Bookman at the Free Library of Philadelphia
May 20, 2021,

Author Marc Bookman discusses capital punishment and his new book, A Descending Spiral, with Reggie Shuford, executive director of the . . .

Simon Kuper at Columbia University
May 19, 2021,

Marc Bookman at the Harvard Book Store
May 18, 2021,

Author Marc Bookman discusses capital punishment and his new book, A Descending Spiral, with Stephen Bright, former director and . . .

Immigration Matters at the CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies
May 6, 2021,

Join editors and contributors to the timely new book Immigration Matters . . .

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