We’re thrilled to announce a night of poetry to raise money for the production of Imaginary Animal – a play written by poet and scholar Rachelle Escamilla. 31 January 2020, 7:30pm, $10
There is but one truly serious philosophical problem and that is suicide. Come join us at Old Capitol Books for a discussion of Albert Camus’s The Myth of Sisyphus, in which he uses the Greek myth of the tragic figure of Sisyphus as the backdrop for his musings on the absurdity of life. One mustContinue reading “Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Albert Camus”
The Monterey Bay Poetry Consortium Presents: Dane Cervine and Kim Li Bui Sunday, January 12, 2:00 p.m., $5.00 Admission Old Capitol Books, 559 Tyler Street, Monterey
This month, the Theory & Philosophy Reading Group will look at the work of Renaissance Neoplatonic philosopher, Pico della Mirandola – his “Oration on the Dignity of Man.” Something beautiful and uplifting for the holiday season!
We had such a positive response when we performed for Lit Crawl at The Lost Church in SF, that we decided to bring this event back to Monterey!
For November’s Theory & Philosophy Reading Group, we’re going to return to Karl Marx – this time looking at this critique of Hegel. Friday November 22 7pm Free and open to everyone From the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy: This work is home to Marx’s notorious remark that religion is the ‘opiate of the people’, aContinue reading “Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Marx’s Critique of Hegel”
This month, we’re going to explore a question rather than the work of a single philosopher. We’ll be asking the question: Are machines conscious?
Halloween Dance Party with DJ Dialogic Saturday October 26 Doors at 8pm Free before 9pm, $10 after 18+ Fundraiser for Border Angels
September 27th, 2019 at 7pm Old Capitol Books Ok, ok, so we’ve been getting together to read now for over four years and we’ve never read Nietzsche – and I’m not sure if that’s a GOOD thing or a BAD thing. But either way, we’re going for it! Anything is easy after Kant, right?!
Monterey Bay Poetry Consortium presents Patrice Vecchione and Sally Ashton Sunday, October 13, 2:00 p.m. $5.00 Admission Old Capitol Books 559 Tyler Street, Monterey