Shattuck Location

Tamim Ansary discusses The Invention of Yesterday

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

Wednesday, November 6, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Tamim Ansary discusses and signs copies of The Invention of Yesterday: A 50,000-Year History of Human Culture, Conflict, and Connection.

 

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The Invention of Yesterday: A 50,000-Year History of Human Culture, Conflict, and Connection Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781610397964
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Published: PublicAffairs - October 1st, 2019

Devi S. Laskar discusses The Atlas of Reds and Blues

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

Tuesday, February 18, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Devi S. Laskar will be joined in conversation by Vijaya Nagarajan, Christine O’Brien, and Elizabeth Stark, to celebrate the paperback release of The Atlas of Reds and Blues.
 

The Atlas of Reds and Blues Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781640091535
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - February 5th, 2019

Danny Fingeroth presents A Marvelous Life: The Amazing Story of Stan Lee

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

Tuesday, November 12, 7:30pm
Danny Fingeroth presents A Marvelous Life: The Amazing Story of Stan Lee


Danny Fingeroth will be joined in conversation by Andrew Farago (curator of the Cartoon Art Museum) to discuss his seminal biography of the legendary Stan Lee.
 

A Marvelous Life: The Amazing Story of Stan Lee Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250133908
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 5th, 2019

Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Reading Series

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

Wednesday, November 20, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Lyrics & Dirges is our flagship monthly reading series featuring a mix of prominent, emerging and beginning writers. Its 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.

Reading in November:

Jalyce Fairley
Jeffery Leong
Nia McAllister
Katherine Vaz
Casey Walker

How to Cure a Ghost: Fariha Róisín in Conversation with Safia Elhillo

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

Wednesday, October 9, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Fahira Róisín shares poems from her new collection, How to Cure a Ghost.

In conversation with Safia Elhillo.

How to Cure a Ghost Cover Image
By Fariha Róisín, Monica Ramos (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781419737565
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 24th, 2019

Susan Steinberg in Conversation with Lucy Corin

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

Wednesday, October 30, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown


Susan Steinberg discusses Machine, a haunting story of guilt and blame in the wake of a drowning. The first novel by the author of the acclaimed short stories collection, Spectacle.

In conversation with Lucy Corin, author of One Hundred Apocalypses and Other Apocalypses.
 

Machine: A Novel Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781555978471
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Published: Graywolf Press - August 20th, 2019

Lyrics & Dirges presents Ariel Gore in Conversation with Michelle Ruiz Keil

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

Wednesday, October 16, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

In this special October Magic edition, Lyrics & Dirges presents Ariel Gore (Hexing the Patriarchy) in conversation with Michelle Ruiz Keil (All of Us with Wings). Moderated by MK Chavez.

 

HEXING THE PATRIARCHY

Hexing the Patriarchy: 26 Potions, Spells, and Magical Elixirs to Embolden the Resistance Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781580058742
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Published: Seal Press - October 15th, 2019

All of Us with Wings Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781641290340
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Published: Soho Teen - June 18th, 2019

Poetry at Pegasus: Poets Laureate on Social Justice

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

Thursday, October 3, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown


Five Poets Laureate share poems around a theme of social justice. Featuring:

--D.L. Lang, Vallejo Poet Laureate 2017-2019

--Rafael Jesús González, Berkeley Poet Laureate 2017-present

--Cynthia Patton, Livermore Poet Laureate 2017-present

--Julia Connor, Sacramento Poet Laureate 2005-2009

--and host Ron Riekki, co-editor of Undocumented: Great Lakes Poets Laureate on Social Justice

Jazz Stories: Live Jazz. Wonderful Stories.

Event address: 
Pegasus Books Solano
1855 Solano Ave
Berkeley, CA

Tuesday, October 1, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Solano

Hi there jazz and movie lovers!,

This Tuesday October 1st, Jazz Stories presents: "Jazz + The Movies!"

These two arts exploded in tandem. And the flicks we love are jammed with jazz.

Come feel the joy (not kidding) with the fabulous Cayce Carnahan (trumpet), the captivating David Rokeach (drums), the astonishing Greg Johnson (tenor sax), and Richard Leiter (keys, vocals, stories).

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