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Events listed in white are at the bookshop; events listed in yellow are elsewhere.
Unless noted otherwise all events are free & open to the public.
Join Isabella Chiaravallotti
- Saturday, January 13th at 5:00pm (Book launch party)
in celebrating the publication of her new book, Milk for No One
. A work of narrative nonfiction surrounding pregnancy & abortion full of light & love. Milk For No One
is an intriguingly honest book that examines the delicate nuances of motherhood, personhood, health, healing, & nature.
- Saturday, January 27th at 12:00pm (Book launch party)
will speak at the second annual “Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Symposium” in Johnson Chapel, Amherst College
. The talk will be preceded by a book signing at 11:15am.
- Tuesday, January 30th at 5:00pm (Book launch party)
Join Toussaint Losier
in celebrating the publication of his new book (co-authored with Dan Berger), Rethinking the American Prison Movement
at the New Africa House, UMass, Amherst
. Toussaint teaches in the W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies at UMass here in Amherst.
- Wednesday, January 31st at 8:00pm (Talk)
will talk about his book, The Short & Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League
, in the Stirn Auditorium, Amherst College.