Shattuck Location

BOOK LAUNCH: Aya de León presents Side Chick Nation

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704

Thursday, June 27, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Join award-winning author Aya de León for a book signing, reading, & conversation with KPFA's Vylma V about Side Chick Nation, the 4th installment in Aya's Justice Hustlers feminist heist series. $1 from each book sold will benefit Aurora Levins-Morales' PR initiative Finca La Lluvia—cultivating water, climate justice, food sovereignty, the arts of resistance and Boricua-futurism. This event is FREE!

Side Chick Nation (Justice Hustlers #4) Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781496715791
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Dafina - June 25th, 2019

Gia Lynne discusses On Blossoming

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704

Thursday, June 20, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Join author Gia Lynne for a discussion and reading from her new sex ed book with an emphasis on pleasure, On Blossoming: Frank and Practical Advice on Our Bodies, Sexual Health, Sensuality, Pleasure, Orgasm, and More.

 

On Blossoming: Frank and Practical Advice on Our Bodies, Sexual Health, Sensuality, Pleasure, Orgasm, and More Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781510744912
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Published: Skyhorse - May 7th, 2019

The Battle for People's Park, Berkeley 1969

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Friday, June 14, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Author Tom Dalzelll will be in conversation with Steve Wasserman, publisher and executive director of Heyday, to reflect on the fiftieth anniversary of one of the most searing conflicts that closed out the tumultuous 1960s: the Battle for People's Park. 

The Battle for People's Park, Berkeley 1969 Cover Image
By Tom Dalzell, Todd Gitlin (Foreword by), Steve Wasserman (Afterword by)
$60.00
ISBN: 9781597144681
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Published: Heyday Books - May 15th, 2019

Lynn Breedlove's 45 Thought Crimes

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Thursday, June 13, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Queercore icon Lynn Breedlove presents a new collection of writing, 45 Thought Crimes. Celebrate this book release with a hat tip to Pride Month, a nod to Pegasus' 50th year, and a salut to 35 years of Manic D Press.

45 Thought Crimes: New Writing Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781945665172
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Published: Manic D Press - April 30th, 2019

Lyrics & Dirges: "50 Years" Edition

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, June 12, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Lyrics & Dirges celebrates 50 years of Pegasus Books with a special edition of the flagship monthly reading series.

Reading in pairings for this month only:

Irma Herrera 
Susana Praver-Perez 

Kwan Booth
Maisha Z. Johnson

Serena W. Lin
Elmaz Abinader

Obi Kaufmann presents The State of Water

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Saturday, June 15, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown


Obi Kaufmann, author of the best-selling California Field Atlas, discusses and signs copies of his new book, The State of Water: Understanding California's Most Precious Resource.

The State of Water: Understanding California's Most Precious Resource Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781597144698
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Heyday Books - June 2019

Congresswoman Jackie Speier discusses UNDAUNTED: Surviving Jonestown, Summoning Courage, and Fighting Back

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Thursday, May 30, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Congresswoman Jackie Speier discusses her inspiring and powerful memoir, Undaunted: Surviving Jonestown, Summoning Courage, and Fighting Back.


“Few people embody resilience like Jackie Speier. She faced unthinkable trauma with courage—and came through it with an unshakable sense of purpose. UNDAUNTED is a remarkable story of survival and strength.” —Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook and founder of LeanIn.org and OptionB.org

Undaunted: Surviving Jonestown, Summoning Courage, and Fighting Back Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781503903593
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Published: Little a - November 6th, 2018

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