For Social Justice and the Earth

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 […]

Lynn Levine Event ‘Is It Time, ...

Local Forester and Author Lynn Levine discusses her new book for children, Is It Time, Yet? at 2pm on Sunday, April 19th. The story is about Spot, a salamander who journeys to a vernal pool to find a mate. Along the way Spot meets with Leo the Wood Frog and another salamander, Blue Spot. There’s […]