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
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 Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Derrida, Mbembe, Foucault
The Monterey Bay Poetry Consortium Presents: Bob Nielsen & Nils Michals
Sunday, April 14, 2:00 p.m.
Old Capitol Books
559 Tyler Street, Monterey Continue reading The Monterey Bay Poetry Consortium Presents: Bob Nielsen & Nils Michals
G. M. Monks, an award-winning author of short stories and poetry, will be reading, signing, and discussing her debut literary novel, titled Iola O, published by Bedazzled Ink at Old Capitol Books in Monterey on May 4th at 2:00 pm. Continue reading Book signing: G.M. Monks, poet and novelist
After reading Sartre and Beauvoir, we became interested in black existentialism and phenomenology. We’ve been exploring Frantz Fanon and James Baldwin, and now we’re going to read an essay by Kathryn Gines that was published in Convergences: Black Feminism and Continental Philosophy: “Sartre, Beauvoir, and the Gender/Race Analogy: The Case for Black Feminist Philosophy”.
Continue reading Theory & Philosophy Reading Group: Kathryn Gines
April 12th, 7pm
Rachelle Escamilla, host of the longest running poetry radio show in the US (Out of Our Minds on KKUP), is bringing back the Latinx Poetix Symposium! We’re honored to host readings by the featured poets:
Javier O. Huerta
Norma Liliana Valdez
Doors at 7pm.
Free and open to everyone