Shattuck Location

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
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Seal Press - October 15th, 2019

All of Us with Wings Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781641290340
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
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).

Vijaya Nagarajan presents Feeding a Thousand Souls

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

Thursday, September 26, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Vijaya Nagarajan presents Feeding a Thousand Souls: Women, Ritual, and Ecology in India: An Exploration of the Kōlam.

Feeding a Thousand Souls: Women, Ritual, and Ecology in India- An Exploration of the Kolam Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780190858070
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Oxford University Press, USA - November 9th, 2018

W. Caleb McDaniel discusses Sweet Taste of Liberty

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

Tuesday, September 24, 7:30pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

W. Caleb McDaniel discusses Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America. The unforgettable saga of one enslaved woman's fight for justice--and reparations.



About the Book: 


Sweet Taste of Liberty: A True Story of Slavery and Restitution in America Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780190846992
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Oxford University Press, USA - September 4th, 2019

Lyrics & Dirges: A Monthly Reading Series

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

Wednesday, September 18, 7:30 pm
Pegasus Books Downtown

Lyrics & Dirges is our flagship monthly reading series featuring a mix of prominent, emerging and beginning writers. It's 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 September:

Caroline Goodwin 
Dena Rod 
Joseph Mendoza 
Dee Allen 
Jon Hickey  

Lyrics & Dirges: Revolution Number Nine

Event address: 
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

Event address: 
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

Event address: 
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
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: PM Press - September 1st, 2019

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