2018 Howard Zinn Book Fair: Fighting for the Air We Breathe | Mission Dist.
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City College of SF (Mission Campus) | 1125 Valencia St., San Francisco, CA 94110
Submitted by the Event Organizer
The Howard Zinn Bookfair, a celebration of the books that make us rethink our roles in the world and connect people with hidden histories, will be held at CCSF Mission Campus.
The Howard Zinn Book Fair is an annual celebration of People’s History, Past Present, and Future gathering together authors, zinesters, bloggers and publishers for a day of nearly 60 readings, panel discussions and workshops exploring the value of dissident histories towards building a better future.
In the spirit of the late historian Howard Zinn, this fair recognizes the stories of the ways that everyday people have risen to propose a world beyond empires big and small.
2018 Howard Zinn Book Fair
Sunday, December 2, 2018 | 10 am to 6 pm
CCSF Mission Campus, 1125 Valencia St, San Francisco
- 10:30 am – Noon – Anarcho-Populism and the Struggle Against Climate Destruction – with Javier Sethness-Castro
- 10:30 am – Noon – Climate Change Impacts and Struggles (Interactive Role Play) – with Tenaya La Fore
- 10:30 am – Noon – Lessons from the Rise for Climate March – speakers TBA
- 12:30 pm – 2 pm – The Passion for Rescue: The Heart of Hope – with Liz Cunningham
- 12:30 pm – 2 pm – Today’s Fake News is Tomorrow’s Fake History: Media Censorship, Corproate Propaganda, and the Making of the Current…
- 2:15 pm – 3:45 pm – Natives & Invasives: A Panel Discussion of Urban Ecology & Gentrification in the Face of Climate Change
- 2:15 pm – 3:45 pm – Marx and Nature – with Elizabeth Terzakis
- 4 pm – 5:30 pm – Climate Crisis and the State of Disarray – with William C. Anderson & Zoe Samudzi
- 4 pm – 5:30 pm – World Making Through Science Fiction and Activism – with Walidah Imarisha & Shelley Streeby
Who is Howard Zinn?
Howard Zinn was a historian, author, professor, playwright, and activist. His life’s work focused on a wide range of issues including race, class, war, and history, and touched the lives of countless people. Zinn was the author of dozens of books, including A People’s History of the United States. He received many awards including the Lannan Foundation Literary Award for Nonfiction, the Eugene V. Debs award for his writing and political activism, and the Ridenhour Courage Prize.
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