BLACK HISTORY MONTH AT REVOLUTION BOOKS In the Age of Trump-Pence Fascism: Black History... The Fight for Emancipation... and the Future
Sunday, February 12, 4pm: Part I
Carl Dix on Bob Avakian's The Oppression of Black People & the Revolutionary Struggle to End All Oppression. $10 suggested at the door*
Tuesday, February 21, 7pm: Part II
Noche Diaz continues the discussion of Bob Avakian's The Oppression of Black People & the Revolutionary Struggle to End All Oppression. $10 suggested at the door*
Monday, February 13, 7pm
Yusef Salaam of the Central Park 5, in Conversation with Andy Zee and Carl Dix:
How The Trump Regime Will Be "Giuliani Time" On Steroids, And What This Will Mean For Humanity. $10 suggested at the door*
Friday, February 17, 7pm
Daina Ramey Berry, author of
The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the
Enslaved from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation. $10 suggested at the door*
Friday, February 24, 7pm
Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o:An Evening With World-Renowned Kenyan Novelist, Post Colonial Theorist, and Prisoner of Conscience Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o + Kenyan writers Peter Kimani + Mukoma Wa Ngũgĩ. Hosted by Andy Zee.
$20, sliding scale*
Friday, February 10, 7:00pm:
"Future People" Open Mic Night sponsored by the Revolution Club of NYC. $5-$10 at the door*
Saturdays, February 11, 18, 25--11am to 12:30pm:
Children's Events for Black History Month, Begins Saturday, February 11: An Interactive Introduction to Langston Hughes, recommended for ages 7-12 (all ages welcome). Donation appreciated.
Saturday, February 18, 11am-12:30pm: Mama's Nightingale: A Story of Immigration and Separation by Edwidge Danticat, recommended for ages 6-10.
Saturday, February 18, 7pm:
Film Showing and Discussion: Fred Hampton and Attica Rebellion episode from the award-winning documentary Eyes on the Prize--A Nation of Law? (1968-1971). $5-$10 at the door*
Saturday, February 25, 11am-12:30pm:
Interactive science program. Especially for ages 5-11.
Sunday, February 26, 5:00pm:
Special Poetry Reading with Kraal Kayo Charles + Brad Walrond. $5-$10 suggested at the door*
*Advance Tickets suggested for some events. Info at www.revolutionbooksnyc.org or at the store. If seating available, no one turned away.
Andy Zee, spokesperson for Revolution Books, Talks Refuse Fascism with John Iadarola on The Young Turks