Revolution #324, December 15, 2013
Hook up with the revolution
Coming Events at Revolution Books
Check the stores' websites for details and more events.
December 13, Friday, 5:30-9 pm
Annual Revolution Books Holiday Party. Stop by after work, share some holiday cheer, and pick up some great new books and presents.
December 14, Saturday, 6 pm
Readings and conversation with poets Martin Espada, Robert Hershon, and Rich Villar. Celebrating the release of Hanging Loose #102, a poetry and arts journal.
December 17, Tuesday, 7 pm
Author event with Michael Dowdy, assistant professor of English at Hunter College, on his recently released book, Broken Souths: Latina/o Poetic Responses to Neoliberalism and Globalization, the first in-depth study of the diverse field of Latina/o poetry.
December 19, Thursday, 7 pm
Screening and discussion of clips from BA Speaks: REVOLUTION—NOTHING LESS! This week, the section on "Resisting the Brainwash—A Radical Revolt Against a Revolting Culture."
December 12, Thursday, 7 pm
Thomas Frank, writer and activist, will speak on the environmental and human impact of tar sands. Dig into one of the biggest questions facing humanity and the planet.
December 15, Sunday 5 pm
Bob Avakian Everywhere Committee meeting to discuss the mass campaign around BA to raise big money. Imagine the Difference It Could Make!
December 13, Friday, 7:30 pm
Discussion of the Revolution editorial, "BA Everywhere—Imagine the Difference it Could Make! Why and how it is key to changing the world—to making revolution." (November 27, 2013, at revcom.us)
December 15, Sunday, noon-5 pm
Holiday Open House and Gift Sale. Save Revolution Books and find great books and gifts that matter for the future.
December 10, Tuesday, 7 pm
Discussion of the Raymond Lotta Revolution #322 article, "On the 'Driving Force of Anarchy' and the Dynamics of Change—A Sharp Debate and Urgent Polemic: The Struggle for a Radically Different World and the Struggle for a Scientific Approach to Reality."
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Hours: 11 am—6 pm Wednesday & Friday, 11 am—9 pm Thursday, 11 am—6 pm
Saturday, and noon—5 pm Sunday
Thursday nights at Revolution Books, 7 pm
First Thursday of each month: Pioneer Square Art Walk showing. All other Thursdays, Revolution newspaper discussion: digging into the big issues of the day. Contact store for more info.
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lower level, enter from back of building
December 12, Thursday, 6 pm
Discussion of the Revolution special issue (#323), "You Don't Know What You Think You 'Know' About... The Communist Revolution and the REAL Path to Emancipation: Its History and Our Future."
4 Corners of the Earth Market
1087 Euclid Avenue in Little 5 Points
New hours: Wednesdays, by appointment; Friday, 4:30—7 pm; Saturday, 3—7 pm; Sunday, 3—7 pm.
December 15, Sunday, 6-7:30 pm
Join us for discussions of featured articles from Revolution newspaper. Check our blog for the upcoming topics.
P.O. Box 230112, Houston, TX 77223
December 15, Sunday, 4 pm
End of the Year BA Everywhere Fundraising Celebration. Avant Garden, 411 Westheimer. $5-$10 sliding scale. Doors open at 3:30pm.
Mondays, 7—8:30 pm
Weekly discussions of Revolution newspaper articles and showings/discussions of clips from BA Speaks: REVOLUTION—NOTHING LESS! Boheme Café & Wine Bar, 307 Fairview @ Taft, in the Montrose.
Check the stores' websites for details, information, and more events.
Unless otherwise noted, the events listed on this page are in English, but in many cases Spanish translation is available. Please call the bookstore in advance to request Spanish translation.
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