Friday, July 11th, 7pm — Sunday, July 13th, 4pm

Tacoma Anarchist Bookfair

a literary gathering of epic proportions

2nd Tacoma Anarchist Bookfair
Friday-Sunday, July 11-13, 2008 / King’s Books in Tacoma, WA
Admission: Free!

Tacoma is hosting its second anarchist bookfair, a fun get-together for anyone interested in or curious about anarchy. It is open to all! There are splendid workshops and skill-shares on a diversity of topics, discussions, friend-making, and a plethora of booksellers and distributors (featuring literature, music, crafts, etc), games, free food, and music and dancing in the park. Basically, the bookfair is a literary gathering of epic proportions.

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Friday kick off acoustic show in the park
Friday July 11 at 7pm
People’s Park, 9th & MLK Jr Way, Tacoma, WA

Bookfair workshops and tabling
Saturday & Sunday July 12-13, 11am-5pm
King’s Books, 218 St Helens Ave, Tacoma, WA

Dinner, games, discussion, and dance party
Saturday at 5pm: dinner, games, dance party
Sunday at 5pm: dinner, discussion, dance party

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Distros/booksellers/projects include: Breaking Fenrir’s Chains (Tacoma), Rootchildren (Tacoma), Make It Hot Press (Bellingham), Bloodlust (Tacoma), Earthlight Books (Walla Walla), Prisoner’s Dilemma (Seattle), Just Seeds (Portland), Entarchy (Tacoma), Malkriados (Portland), Blackrose (Portland), Evergreen Animal Rights Network (Olympia), Strangers in the Tangled Wilderness (Portland), Eberhardt Press (Portland), Fueling Insurrectionary Revolt Everywhere (Olympia), Sabot Infoshoppe (Olympia)

Find out more info or contact the bookfair:
http://www.myspace.com/tacomabookfair
tacomabookfair@gmail.com

Come read for anarchy!!!!

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BOOKFAIR SCHEDULE

FRIDAY, JULY 11, 2008

7pm
Acoustic show in the park: Mark Gunnery and Brenna Sahatjian of Riotfolk!, Tin Tree Factory, Cody Gordon

SATURDAY, JULY 12, 2008

11:00-11:35
Icebreaker: Get to know your fellow anarchists! (indoors)

11:45-12:20
Consent (indoors)

12:30-1:20
Herbal Apprenticeship (indoors?) / Parkour (outdoors)

1:30-2:20
Lunch by Food Not Bombs

2:30-3:20
Tacoma Gentrification and the Northwest Detention Center (indoors) / Storytime for children and adults... bring your favorite book and we'll read to each other (indoors)

3:30-5:00
Bellingham and I.C.E: film and discussion (indoors)

5:00 and onward
Dinner, Games, and Dance Party (outdoors)

SUNDAY, JULY 13, 2008

11:00-11:50
Sailing (indoors) / Meditation (outdoors)

12:00-1:20
Creative Writing for Liberation (indoors) / Self Defense (outdoors)

1:30-2:20
Lunch by Food Not Bombs

2:30-3:20
Existential Psychology (indoors) / Israel & Palestine (outdoors)

3:30-5:00
Be Cool with Your Bod: Female form, anatomy, and physiology (indoors) / Protest Tactics (outdoors) [TENTATIVE]

5:00 and onward
Discussion (where northwest anarchism is headed; how to build attack on social order while not alienating ourselves or larger communities), Dinner, and Dance Party (outdoors)

Cost / Admission
free

Link to more info »
Contact Info
tacoma anarchist bookfair
tacomabookfair@gmail.com
Location
King's Books
218 St Helens Ave
Tacoma, WA
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