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Juan González discusses Reclaiming Gotham

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Friday, October 6, 7:30pm
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Leading Latino journalist and Democracy Now! co-host Juan González discusses his new book Reclaiming Gotham: Bill de Blasio and the Movement to End America’s Tale of Two Cities.

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$26.95
ISBN: 9781620972090
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Published: New Press - September 5th, 2017

Tongo Eisen-Martin Book Launch: Heaven Is All Goodbyes

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Pegasus Books Downtown
Berkeley, CA 94704

Thursday, September 28, 7:30pm
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Celebrating the release of Heaven is All Goodbyes, the much-awaited second book by Tongo Eisen-Martin, a truly revolutionary poet in the lineage of Gil Scott-Heron, Allen Ginsberg, and Audre Lorde

No. 61 in City Light's Pocket Poets Series

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$15.95
ISBN: 9780872867451
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Published: City Lights Books - September 26th, 2017

Terry A. Kupers discusses Solitary: The Inside Story of Supermax Isolation

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Thursday, September 14, 7:30pm
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Dr. Terry A. Kupers examines the history of solitary confinement, the real experiences of people consigned to long-term isolation, the immense damage done to prisoners, especially prisoners suffering from serious mental illness, and the racial and gender discrimination reflected in the love affair with supermax prisons. 

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$29.95
ISBN: 9780520292239
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Published: University of California Press - September 5th, 2017

Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Reading Series

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, September 20, 7:30pm
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Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Reading Series

Featuring prominent and emerging poets and writers, Lyrics & Dirges aims to highlight the diverse literary community of the Bay Area. Reading this month: Sara Campos, Maya Chinchilla, Leticia Hernández-Linares, Adela Najarro, and León Salvatierra. With guest host harold terezón.

Historian Patrick N. Hunt discusses Hannibal

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, August 23, 7:30pm
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Archaeologist, historian, biographer, and National Geographic Expeditions expert Patrick N. Hunt discusses his engaging new biography, Hannibal

 

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$28.00
ISBN: 9781439102176
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 11th, 2017

Lyrics & Dirges: 7th Anniversary Special

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, August 16, 7:30pm
This Recurring Event is at Pegasus Books Downtown

Lyrics & Dirges: 7th Anniversary Edition

Join us for a special 7th anniversary edition of our flagship monthly reading series, Lyrics and Dirges. Featuring a mix of prominent, emerging and beginning writers, Lyrics & Dirges aims to highlight various forms of writing in an effort to spotlight the diverse literary community of the Bay Area.

7 Writers for 7 Years:

Vernon Keeve III

Literary Pachanga

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, July 26, 7:30pm
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Literary Pachanga showcases three Chicano authors and a singer-songwriter

Pegasus Books celebrates Mexican American Literature with a Literary Pachanga for the community on Wednesday, July 26. Chicano writers Alan Chazaro, Sara Campos, Christine Granados and Northern California singer/songwriter Alyssa Granados will perform from their collective works. The event is free and open to the public.

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