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Celebrating Black History Month

Join us in celebrating Black History Month by browsing through titles by Octavia Butler, Alice Walker, Paul Robeson, Jr., and more in the collection below!

blog — February 06

Dore Ashton, 1928–2017

We mourn the passing of Dore Ashton, dear friend and Seven Stories Advisory Board member from the very beginning. Dore never lost her passion for the new, the political, the just, the defiant, and will always continue to teach us the way forward.

See the New York Times obituary here and a lovely remembrance from Hyperallergic here.

The eccentric fictional worlds of authors Valeria Luiselli and Guadalupe Nettel come alive on the ALOUD stage as these two leading voices in contemporary Mexican literature meet to share recent work.
Los Angeles, CA
Mark Taper Auditorium, Central Library, Los Angeles
Noam Chomsky has offered wisdom to the world in many capacities, as a linguist, philosopher, political theorist and more. But how does Chomsky wrap his head around today's political landscape and rhetoric?
New York, NY
Celeste Bartos Forum, New York Public Library