Shattuck Location

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

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

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

Congresswoman Jackie Spier 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

Pablo d'Ors: Biography of Silence

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Tuesday, May 28, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Spanish priest and Zen disciple Pablo d'Ors shares insights from his first English translation, Biography of Silence, at Pegasus Books Downtown. A publishing phenomenon in Spain, Biography of Silence is a moving, lyrical, far-ranging meditation on the deep joys of confronting oneself through silence.
 

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By Pablo D'Ors, David Shook (Translated by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781946764232
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Published: Parallax Press - October 30th, 2018

Susie Linfield discusses The Lions' Den: Zionism and the Left from Hannah Arendt to Noam Chomsky

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Pegasus Books Downtown
Wednesday, May 22, 7:30pm


Cultural critic Susie Linfield presents her lively intellectual history of the political left, The Lions' Den: Zionism and the Left from Hannah Arendt to Noam Chomsky. In conversation wtih Steve Wasserman, publisher and executive director of Heyday.
 

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$32.50
ISBN: 9780300222982
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Yale University Press - March 26th, 2019

An Evening with Tony Horwitz: Spying on the South

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Friday, May 17, 7:30pm
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The best-selling author of Confederates in the Attic returns to the South and the Civil War era for an epic adventure on the trail of America's greatest landscape architect, Frederick Law Olmsted. Pegasus Books Downtown welcomes Tony Horwitz for a discussion and book signing of his long-awaited new release, Spying on the South: An Odyssey Across the American Divide.

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$30.00
ISBN: 9781101980286
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Penguin Press - May 14th, 2019

Book Launch: Aatif Rashid | Portrait of Sebastian Khan

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Tuesday, May 14, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Pegasus Books Downtown welcomes Aatif Rashid for the launch of his debut novel, Portrait of Sebastian Kahn.

 

   

 

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$16.99
ISBN: 9781732868601
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Published: 7.13 Books - March 18th, 2019

Alva Noë presents Infinite Baseball

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Thursday, April 18, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown


Writer and philosopher Alva Noë presents his deeply entertaining new book Infinite Baseball, exploring the many unexpected ways in which baseball is truly a philosophical kind of game.

 

    

 

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$21.95
ISBN: 9780190928186
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - April 2019

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