For the third Theory and Philosophy Reading Group, we’ll be reading Achille Mbembe’s important work, “Necropolitics.”
Things are sizzlin’ here at Old Capitol Books! We have the Monterey Bay Poetry Consortium here the second Sundays 2-4pm; Back Alley Poetry on the first Tuesdays at 8pm… and NOW! a new Open Mic event second Tuesdays 5-7pm! “Networking Aloud: A Monthly Writers’ Open Mic”
Tuesday, July 15 at 2pm-4pm – Come over to Old Capitol Books to meet Sidney Powell, powerhouse attorney and author of Licensed to Lie: Exposing Corruption in the Department of Justice. Continue reading
Saturday June 21, 2014 – 7pm: An evening of discussions on riots, protest, and revolution! We’ll be in conversation with Doug Gilbert, author of I Saw Fire: Reflections on Riots, Revolt and the Black Bloc. Continue reading
From religious experiences to government control of substances, this seminar will be an introduction to the ways that psychedelics have been used and how society limits use or proposes new use for psychedelics in the 21st century.
Wednesday 16 July 2014 – 6:30pm: Part two of the four part seminar series, Thinking Critically about Society. This session, led by Michael Frederiksen of the Peace and Justice Center, will discuss some of the key readings of Marxism in a friendly and accessible way. Continue reading
Wednesday July 9th, 6:30pm-8pm – The first session in the summer seminar series, Thinking Critically about Society. A night of feminist, queer, and gender theory presented in an open and inclusive way. Continue reading