7th Humboldt anarchist Book Fair, 10 am to 6 pm Saturday December, 13th 12/13/141611 Peninsula Drive, Manila (Arcata, CA) .The site of Redwood Coast Montessori School.With tables, Kid’s corner and food in the main Hall and two rooms for presentations.
HUMBOLDT FREE RADIO ALLIANCE WILL MC. This year we plan to have live music at noon also.
Free delicious food all day catered by Eureka and Arcata Food not bombs, the food as always will be so good! All food cooked by FNB every year was donated. Produce donated by local farmers. Coffee donated by local roasters. The Book Fair is a day of community empowerment that tastes so good
Child care– The kids corner has drawings and books puppets and toys
There have been face painting paper making, readings and more. Even a puppet show, this year maybe there will be a short play? We have HGR published coloring books “The Walnut Tree by Kati Texas” available at the kid’s corner for donation or free.
The activity there depends on child interest. There are adults there the whole event to entertain and supervise children.One year it became a child run discussion corner with story telling!
The publishers and groups such as AK, PM Long Haul and the rest will be there. We are inviting some supportive local book sellers this year also.
This year is for ideas that we can use to become stronger healthier and freer. Great inspiring ideas, heart and resilience to overcome this oppressive system and live in balance with nature.The Humboldt Anarchist Bookfair is chock full of ideas and practices that can be used day to day to help create a sustainable free cooperative societyWe call that anarchy!
The Anarchist Book Fair builds bridges between people and social movements, It is a great time to snack get great books and learn about amazing things that are going on.
Here is tentatively what you can expect this year. We are still in the process of organizing.
There have been many successes in our area lately!EF! success in the Mattole and Strawberry Rock! We will hear from them at the book fair.
Anarchism and agriculture:Anarchist farmers take the stage third year in a row of this popular discussion and workshop
There will be a workshop on freedom of thought
There will be a workshop on free sexuality
Kristian Williams author of our enemies in blue: police and power in America will be giving a talk
He has written many important books and is a member rose city Copwatch in Portland. HGR has interviewed him many times, we are waiting to publish another polemic interview with his soon.
Members of The Black Rose Anarchist Federation a U.S wide Anarchist political organization that formed in 2013 in Chicago, made up of class struggle anarchist groups who have been working together for years. They have been building on successful organizing—it will be awesome to hear from them
We are still in the process of setting the schedule of talks workshops puppet shows the works. If you are interested in helping, presenting have a suggestion or want to help
Contact us. Call (707) 267-7817 or Humboldt grass roots at rise up dot net
You can help put up posters! Print them out 8.5 by 11 and 8.5 by 14
poster12 (this one is 11 by 17)