The Howard Zinn Book Fair welcomes legendary film director and writer Alex Cox (El Patrullero, Repo Man, Sid and Nancy) to San Francisco for a special screening and discussion at Piano Fight in San Francisco on November 29th, 7:30 144 Taylor Street. Cox will present his 1987 film Walker, a neo-Western biopic about William Walker, … Continue reading November 29th Film Night With Alex Cox!
Be sure to catch Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor's talk at this year's Fair! From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation, written by Princeton University scholar and activist Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor and published by independent press Haymarket Books has won the 2016 Cultural Freedom Award for an Especially Notable Book. Established in 2014, the Lannan Cultural Freedom Award for An Especially Notable … Continue reading Congratulations Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor!
We are very pleased to welcome the legendary Cleve Jones to the Third Annual Howard Zinn Book Fair. His new book, When We Rise: My Life in the Movement comes to us at a time when remembering San Francisco social movement history is more important than ever. Born in 1954, Cleve Jones was among the last … Continue reading Cleve Jones at the Zinn Book Fair!
HOWARD ZINN BOOKFAIR: SUNDAY DECEMBER 4TH, 10-6 MISSION CAMPUS OF CITY COLLEGE OF SAN FRANCISCO. Howard Zinn always reminded his readers that everyday people can build a better world together. We chose the theme of this year's Book Fair "Beyond the Ballot Box" as a way to remind ourselves that social change has rarely come only from elections. In … Continue reading Beyond the Ballots: First Program Announcements of 2016
We are still accepting applications for publishers and exhibitors to table at the Howard Zinn Book Fair 2016. Apply here. The application process for readers and presenters is now closed. We have received some excellent proposals and will be making initial program announcements in the first week of August. If you missed the deadline, but still want to be considered, … Continue reading UPDATE 7/15/2016: TABLING OR PRESENTING AT THE HOWARD ZINN BOOKFAIR 2016