The Theory and Philosophy Reading Group here has been weaving its way through black phenomenology and black epistemology. After reading some of Jean-Paul Sartre’s work in support of African liberation struggles, we moved on to read Frantz Fanon, Kathryn Gines, James Baldwin, and Achille Mbembe. Now we’re going to do a double session, looking at the important work of Kimberlé Crenshaw and Patricia Hill Collins. Continue reading Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Crenshaw & Collins
Zoe Boekbinder (New Orleans)
Phantom Tides (Oakland)
River Navaille (Seaside)
Femmes & Folx is BACK at Old Capitol Books, this time featuring touring artists Zoe Boekbinder and Phantom Tides! Join us for more fresh, funky, femme, and nonbinary performances in the latest installment of Femmes & Folx, a series of concerts highlighting gender diverse musicians & performers.
FRI · MAY 31, 2019
Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:30 pm
Live music at the Bookstore!
A musical explosion created by three mad men to mystify your mind!
Doors @ 7
Old Capitol Books after dark is pleased to present a Goth Industrial Night with DJ Dialogic.
He’ll be spinning classic vinyl for your listening pleasure. A mix of Industrial classics, dark down tempo beats, and Ethereal wave music. He’ll give us some NIN, Marilyn Manson, Billie Eilish, Rammstein, Prodigy, DJ Shadow and David Bowie. All Vinyl.
Old Capitol Books invites you to NEPOTISM 3! A Night of Poetry. We’ll close up the shop, turn down the lights and bring together some of California’s “best” poets. Their work is amazing. They are my friends. I am not biased at all. Really.
Friday 10 May, 7pm, $10 NOTAFLOF Continue reading Nepotism III: poetry and our own inflated egos
Unfortunately, we’ve had to postpone this event. If there’s interest, we’re hold it again later in June!
Come join our regular reading group for a special session featuring seniors at CSU Monterey studying critical legal philosophy. The normal reading group will be joined by these students for a conversation exploring the works of Michel Foucault, Achille Mbembe, and Jacques Derrida. Continue reading (CANCELLED) Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Derrida, Mbembe, Foucault