Live Music at Old Capitol Books: ESTOY SUERTE, JCHICA & BATHWATER

Saturday July 18th @ Old Capitol Books there will be an experimental music showcase in their back alley. The show will begin with a solo set by ESTOY SUERTE followed by a group set with groupmates JCHICA & BATHWATER. They will be focusing on synthesized, programmed, and sample based approaches to collective spontaneous composition.

Show starts at 7pm and is free and open to all ages.

Thinking Critically about Society Summer 2015!

Hey there critical thinkers! Old Capitol Books, the Direct Action Monterey Network, and the Monterey Community Education Project work together to bring you exciting seminars series on social theory four times a year – and we’ve just announced our Summer seminars! Queer Theory, Reading Marx, Psychedelics and Society, and Intellectual Property & CopyLeft! Wow! Continue reading Thinking Critically about Society Summer 2015!

Theory & Philosophy Reading Group XII: George Jackson

Thursday 23 July 2015, 6-7pm: Our most recent reading group was a huge success and we’re super excited to continue our readings highlighting theorists, thinkers, and philosophers who have been imprisoned. These reading groups have been chosen in solidarity with statewide actions against solitary confinement.

For our twelfth reading group, we’ll be reading excerpts from George Jackson’s “Soledad Brother” – a compilation of letters written to his friends, comrades, and supporters.
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VEILS OF SEPARATION: Finding the Face of Oneness

veilsSATURDAY, JULY 25.  2PM – 4PM.  Sit with Rabia Erduman and participate in her fabulously vibrant expressions and explanations related to personal growth and spirituality.  Rabia has translated her inner journeys of transformation into a magical fable of her (“Babla’s”) adventures in the Forest of Life.  She blends elements of her own psyche with universal wisdom to remind us of the many possibilities of inner healing.    “Veils of Separation” is an adventure story of the heart. Continue reading VEILS OF SEPARATION: Finding the Face of Oneness