2014 Program Schedule

This is the final program, updated 3/17/14. Copies of the “Schedule at a glance” will be available at the Welcome table, and a complete schedule with descriptions will be posted at the entrance and at each session room.

Workshop descriptions are here. Presenter bios are here.

All events take place on Saturday, March 22, 2014 between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.

Download a PDF of the grid version of this schedule here: 2014 Book Fair Schedule Grid

Room A – Train Bay

10:30 AM: The Commons, Enclosures, and Global Uprisings / Peter Linebaugh, Silvia Federici and George Caffentzis

11:30 AM: Occupy the Farms – a Practical guide to Seizing and Winning Land / David Grefrath, Brooke Marino and others

12:30 PM: A calling-in of our callout culture / Bay Area Intercommunal Solidarity Committee

1:30 PM: Forum on Gentrification / Eviction Free SF, Anti-Eviction Mapping Project, POOR Magazine/Homefulness Project, Causa Justa Just Cause, Phat Beets, Bay Area Community Land Trust, SF Housing Rights Committee

3:30 PM: Being Your Own Anti-Repression Committee: Supporting and Sustaining
Yourself, Comrades, and Radical Struggles
Bay Area Anti-Repression Committee

4:30 PM: Against the Global Land Grab / scott crow, Andrej Grubacic, Alexander Reid Ross, Helen Yost

Room B – Back Patio

10:00 AM: Social Justice Book Reading for Kids (all Ages)
Jeff Conant & Friends

10:45 AM: Youth Self Defense Class (ages 5+)
Gina Rossi Rehal

11:30 AM: Beyond Self-Care: The Subversive Potential of Care
Corina Dross, Harjit Singh Gill, Roxy B

12:30 PM: The Anarchist Utopian Imagination
Margaret Killjoy & TBA

1:30 PM: Wielding the Weapon of Solidarity. How and Why We Resist Grand Juries.
Bay Area Grand Jury Resistance Collective

2:30 PM: Sex Work and Liberatory Politics
Ask Your Whore: A Project by Vagina Dentata

3:30 PM: Discussion of Anarchy and Autonomy Para La Raza

4:30 PM: Decolonization and Anarchism
Bryan Reiss, Chaga, Francis Mead, Corrina Gould, Kanahus Pellkey

Room C – Multipurpose Room
*This room is upstairs and is accessible only by a flight of stairs.

10:30 AM: Doing the DAM Thing: the Earth First! Direct Action Manual
The editorial collective of the EF!DAM

11:30 AM: MesoAmerica Resiste! Graphic Presentation
The Beehive Design Collective

12:30 PM: The Anti-Eviction Mapping Project
Erin McElroy and Jennifer Fieber

1:30 PM: Until the Rulers Obey: Global Grassroots Resistance to the Extractivist State
Clifton Ross, Marcy Rein, Jose Artigas

2:30 PM: Social Transformation through Cooperatives: reclaiming our rights to democracy in work and to commons ownership/access to space and property / Jai Jai Noire, Tim Huet, and John Curl

3:30 PM: Surveillance Self Defense

Nadia, Leez, Mark B

4:30 PM: City-wide Activist Art: mud stencils, light brigades, street signs, and other creative disruptions / Nicolas Lampert, Melanie Cervantes, David Solnit & Emory Douglas