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Sunday, July 22, 2012 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
5th Annual LaborFest
BookFair & Poetry Reading
July 22 (Sunday) 10:00 – 9:00 PM
Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
2868 Mission St., at 25th St, SF
The LaborFest BookFair features a wide range of speakers, discussions, and authors, including:
Ruth Goldstein on the Coit Tower
Professor Estelle Freedman on Allan Bérubé, his book,” My Desire for History: Essays in Gay, Community, & Labor History”
Autoworkers Under the Gun
The 100th anniversary of the Bread and Roses strike
Reading for Every Day is an Act of Resistance: Selected Poems of Carol Tarlen
Peter Dreier and “The 100 Greatest Americans of the 20th Century: A Social Justice Hall of Fame”
Labor Print Makers, Artists and The Class Struggle wiith Lincoln Cushing, Doug Minkler and Melanie Cervantes.
John Curl on how the cooperative movement has a long history in the United States and has been used to defend people’s jobs and lives.
Steve Early on the Wisconsin Uprising
Sean Burns and his book “Archie Green: The Making Of A Working Class Hero”
and many more!