Shattuck Location

Lyrics & Dirges: Revolution Number Nine

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, August 21, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Our monthly reading series Lyrics & Dirges celebrates its ninth anniversary with a special "Revolution Number Nine" themed edition.

Featuring: Imani Sims, Preeti Vangani, Nishant Batsha, Bradley Penner. 

Hosted and curated by Sharon Coleman and Mk Chavez.


Peter Damm discusses Wild Blueberries

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Pegasus Books Downtown
2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, July 24, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown


Peter Damm shares insights from his memoir, Wild Blueberries: Tales of Nuns, Rabbits & Discovery in Rural Michigan.
 

  


About the Book:

Wild Blueberries: Nuns, Rabbits & Discovery in Rural Michigan Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9780966843187
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: O'Brien & Whitaker, Publishers - May 20th, 2019

Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Reading Series

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2349 Shattuck Ave
Berkeley, CA 94704

Wednesday, July 17, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Featuring a mix of prominent, emerging and beginning writers. Lyrics & Dirges aim is to highlight various forms of writing in an effort to spotlight the diverse literary community of the Bay Area. Hosted and curated by Sharon Coleman and Mk Chavez.

July's readers are:

Judy Bebelaar
Aileen Cassinetto
Maya Khosla
Camille Norton
Fátima Policarpo

Book launch for All of Me: Stories of Love, Anger, and the Female Body

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

Thursday, September 5, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown


Join Dani Burlison and contributors Nayomi Munaweera, Michelle Gonzales, Wendy-O Matik, Christine No, Airial Clark, Kara Vernor, and Leilani Clark for a launch party that includes an animated short by contributor Ariel Erskine, and live angry feminist music from Sorry Not Sorry!
 

 


About the Book:

All of Me: Stories of Love, Anger, and the Female Body Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781629637051
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Published: PM Press - September 2019

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
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Published: Dafina - June 25th, 2019

Gia Lynne discusses On Blossoming

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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

Steve Wasserman, publisher and executive director of Heyday, discusses The Battle for People's Park, Berkeley 1969. A reflection and forum 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

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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 salute 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

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