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Coming Events at Revolution Books

Events for Revolution Books stores in New York and Berkeley are listed here. Listed below are contact numbers for distributors of Revolution newspaper and followers of Bob Avakian in other cities.

New York

Ngugi wa Thiong'o and Andy Zee at grand opening in Harlem

437 Malcolm X Blvd./Lenox Ave.


June 19, Wednesday, 7 pm
An evening with David Blight, author of Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom. Born a slave, Frederick Douglass escaped to freedom and became the greatest orator of his day and a leading abolitionist and writer. He thundered against slavery and for the rights of African-Americans and women. This new biography won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for history.

David Blight is Professor of American History at Yale University and writes for the New York Times, Boston Globe, Los Angeles Times,and other publications.

June 21, Friday, 3-9 pm
GOFAR Festival. Calling on all artists that give a damn about the world and humanity! GOFAR “Get Organized for an Actual Revolution” Festival is a music festival series taking place during Make Music New York. Now in its second year, the festival will bring a day of revolutionary music, art, and culture to the streets of Harlem, featuring performances on indoor and outdoor stages at Revolution Books.

June 22, Saturday, 1-2:30 pm
Special children’s author reading: B is for Brotherhood, with Joa Macnalie. Joa returns to Revolution Books with the second in her Athletes and Activism children’s series, vividly and honestly telling what happened to Colin Kaepernick and those who stood with him for taking a knee to shine a light on police murder and racist oppression. Ages five and up, all welcome.


Revolution Books, Berkeley

2444 Durant Avenue
New Hours: 3 pm–7 pm Mon, 11 am–7 pm Tues–Sat, 1 pm–6 pm Sun



Check the stores' websites for details, information, and more events.
Unless otherwise noted, the events listed on this page are in English, but in many cases Spanish translation is available. Please call the bookstore in advance to request Spanish translation.

Contact followers of Bob Avakian and distributors of Revolution newspaper in the following cities:

Chicago: revbookschi@yahoo.com, or 312-241-5409.

Los Angeles: revolutionbooksla@gmail.com, or 323-463-3500. Mailing address: P.O. Box 29141, Los Angeles, CA 90029.

Honolulu: revolutionbks@yahoo.com, or 808-944-3106.

Boston/Cambridge: info@revolutionbookscamb.org, or 617-388-0133. Mailing address: Revolution Books, 955 Massachusetts Ave., Box 321, Cambridge, MA. 02139.

Seattle: revolutionbookssea@gmail.com.

Cleveland: revbookscle@hotmail.com, or 216-762-9812.

Detroit: revbooks313@gmail.com, or 313-469-4333.

Atlanta: revbooksatl@hotmail.com.

Houston: revolutionhtown@yahoo.com, or 832-865-0408
P.O. Box 230112, Houston, TX 77223


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