For Social Justice and the Earth

Jon Mingle Event ‘Fire and Ice:...

Local author Jonathan Mingle discusses his new book Fire and Ice: Soot, Solidarity, and Survival on the Roof of the World on Thursday, September 10 at 6pm. Fire and Ice is the story of the 1000 year old village of Kumik, in the high Himalayas. After centuries of farming using the runoff of water from […]

Molly Geidel Event ‘Peace Corps...

Molly Geidel discusses her new book ‘Peace Corps Fantasies: How Development Shaped the Global Sixties’ on Friday, August 28 at 6pm. To tens of thousands of volunteers in its first decade, the Peace Corps was “the toughest job you’ll ever love.” In the United States’ popular imagination to this day, it is a symbol of […]

Marcus Baram Event – ‘Gil...

Best known for his 1970 polemic The Revolution Will Not Be Televised, Gil Scott-Heron was a musical icon who defied classification, tantalizing audiences with a melange of musical genres from jazz to proto-rap to funk. Called ‘The Black Bob Dylan’ by his fans, a moniker Scott-Heron detested, many have heard of him, but few have […]

TOR Big Summer Road Trip Event! 6pm S...

Folks, have we got a treat for you on Saturday! Four of TOR’s authors will be in town to read from and discuss their books. We have local author Brian Staveley coming, as well as James Cambias, Max Gladstone, and Hugo Award winning author Elizabeth Bear! Can’t make it to Sasquan, then come to The […]

Reader Reviews: ‘Lois Lane: Fal...

Lois Lane is starting a new life in Metropolis. An Army brat, Lois has lived all over–and seen all kinds of things. (Some of them defy explanation, like the near-disaster she witnessed in Kansas in the middle of one night.) But now her family is putting down roots in the big city, and Lois is […]

Lauren Alderfer event – Teachin...

On Friday, May 29th at 6pm, local author and teacher Lauren Alderfer discusses her new book, Teaching from the Heart of Mindfulness. Teaching from the Heart of Mindfulness approaches life as a laboratory for practicing mindfulness as a way of being – from the heart, in presence and as a teacher. When this is magnified […]