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April Haymarket Newsletter!

April 2012 

Happy Spring from Haymarket Books! There are a slew of exciting titles, updates, and discounts in the April newsletter.  Don't forget to browse our new Spring and Fall 2012 catalog

[http://www.scribd.com/doc/86241936/Haymarket-Book-s-Spring-and-Fall-2012-Catalog]!

  

The Haymarket Martyrs, Our Namesake 

We take inspiration and courage from our namesakes, the Haymarket Martyrs, who gave their lives fighting for a better world. Their 1886 struggle for the eight-hour day, which gave us May Day, the international workers' holiday, reminds workers around the world that ordinary people can organize and struggle for their own liberation. Read More:

[http://www.haymarketbooks.org/about]

 

May Day Specials

 

Enter the coupon code MAYDAY30 and receive 30% off the following titles:

 

Rank and File: Personal Histories by Working-Class Organizers

[http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Rank-and-File ]

BY ALICE LYND AND STAUGHTON LYND

 

The Civil Wars in U.S. Labor: Birth of a New Workers' Movement or Death Throes of the Old?

[http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/The-Civil-Wars-in-US-Labor]

BY STEVE EARLY

 

The Lean Years: A History of the American Worker, 1920-1933

[http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/The-Lean-Years]

BY IRVING BERNSTEIN, FOREWORD BY FRANCES FOX PIVEN

 

Autoworkers Under the Gun: A Shop-Floor View of the End of the American

Dream [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Autoworkers-Under-the-Gun]

BY GREGG SHOTWELL

 

April is Poetry Month

 

Enter the coupon code POETRY30 and receive 30% off the following titles

 

- L-vis Lives! [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/L-vis-Lives]

- What I Will Tell My Jewish Kids: And Other Poems on Palestine [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/What-I-Will-Tell-My-Jewish-Kids]

- Poetry and Protest [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Poetry-and-Protest-A-Dennis-Brutus-Reader]


Celebrate Earth Day with Haymarket

 

Kivalina: A Climate Change Story [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Kivalina]

BY CHRISTINE SHEARER

 

Too Many People? [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Too-Many-People]

Population, Immigration, and the Environmental Crisis

BY IAN ANGUS AND SIMON BUTLER

 

Ecology and Socialism: Solutions to Capitalist Ecological Crisis

[http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Ecology-and-Socialism]

BY CHRIS WILLIAMS

 

Marxism and Ecological Economics: Toward a Red and Green Political

Economy [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Marxism-and-Ecological-Economics]

BY PAUL BURKETT

 

News and Upcoming Events

 

Socialism 2012 is fast approaching.  This year's conference features Ali Abunimah, Boots Riley, Liliana Segura, Glenn Greenwald, Sherry Wolf, and many others! Click for more info, and to register. Early-bird registration ends on May 15th, 2012

Click to Register [http://www.socialismconference.org/register]

 

Joe Allen, author of People Wasn't Made to Burn [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/hc/People-Wasnt-Made-to-Burn], was featured on Sunday Papers with Rick Kogan.

Click for Complete Interview

[http://www.wgnradio.com/shows/sundaypapers/wgnam-kogan-120408-joe-allen-people-wasnt-made-to-burn,0,1085177.mp3file]

 

American Insurgents: A Brief History of American Anti-Imperialism

[http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/American-Insurgents],

 

Book Launch.  Richard Seymour book events:

Saturday, May 26th, 2012

Busboys & Poets

1025 5th Street Northwest

Washington, DC [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/American-Insurgents]
More Info to Be Announced [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/event/3503]

 

Wednesday, May 30th, 2012

Philadelphia, PA

(with Deepa Kumar, author of the forthcoming Islamaphobia and the Politics of Empire

[http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Islamophobia-and-the-Politics-of-Empire])

More Info to Be Announced [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/event/3504]

 

Saturday, June 2nd, 2012

Puck Building

295 Lafayette Street 4th floor

New York, NY 10012

More Info to Be Announced [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/event/3502]

 

Richard Wolff was featured in The Guardian following his, "Occupying our

Future, Solutions to Capitalist Crisis"

[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pJlXhYigqAQ&feature=player_embedded]

talk in Chicago.

Click for Article

[http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/apr/19/richard-wolff-us-economics]

 

May Day: Rebuilding the Labor Movement with Steve Early

[http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/The-Civil-Wars-in-US-Labor]

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 7:30pm

Providence Firefighters' Memorial Hall

90 Printery St.

Providence, RI 02904

Click for More Info [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/event/3498]

 

John Carlos [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/hc/The-John-Carlos-Story] at

Princeton University

Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - 7:30pm

Dodds Auditorium at Robertson Hall

Princeton, NJ 08540

Click for More Info [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/event/3501]

 

Teachers Who Dare:  Reclaiming Public Education

Brian Jones [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Education-and-Capitalism]

will give the keynote address

Saturday, May 5, 2012 - 8:30am

Central High School Newark, NJ 07108

Click for More Info [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/event/3486]

 

ILAN PAPPÉ [http://www.haymarketbooks.org/pb/Gaza-in-Crisis], The False Paradigm of Peace: Revisiting the Palestine Question

April 30, 2012 - May 5, 2012

Montreal, Quebec - Monday, April 30, 2012, 07:30 PM

[http://www.cjpme.org/EventVenueDetails.aspx?EventVenueID=121]

Ottawa, Ontario - Tuesday, May 01, 2012, 07:30 PM

[http://www.cjpme.org/EventVenueDetails.aspx?EventVenueID=122]

Toronto (downtown), Ontario - Wednesday, May 02, 2012, 07:00 PM

[http://www.cjpme.org/EventVenueDetails.aspx?EventVenueID=123]

London, Ontario - Thursday, May 03, 2012, 07:30 PM

[http://www.cjpme.org/EventVenueDetails.aspx?EventVenueID=124]

Calgary, Alberta - Friday, May 04, 2012, 07:30 PM

[http://www.cjpme.org/EventVenueDetails.aspx?EventVenueID=125]

Victoria, British Columbia - Saturday, May 05, 2012, 12:00 PM

[http://www.cjpme.org/EventVenueDetails.aspx?EventVenueID=126]

Vancouver, British Columbia - Saturday, May 05, 2012, 07:00 PM

[http://www.cjpme.org/EventVenueDetails.aspx?EventVenueID=127]

 

More events to mark on your left calendar:

 

Labor Notes [http://labornotes.org/] - Chicago, IL; May 4th - May 6th
Historical Materialism [http://www.yorku.ca/hmyork/] - Toronto; May 11 -

13th

The Peoples' Summit [http://www.peoplessummit.com/] - Chicago IL; May 11

- 13th

Latin American Studies Association

[http://lasa.international.pitt.edu/eng/congress/]

- San Francisco CA; May 23 - 26th

Justice Studies Conference [http://www.justicestudies.org/Justice-Conf.html]

- Chicago IL; May 30 - June 2

BookExpo America

[http://www.bookexpoamerica.com/Concurrent-Events/New-York-Book-Week/]

- New York, NY; June 5-7th

Printer's Row Radical Left Book Tent

[http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/books/chi-books-prlf-full-authors-2011,0,6195203.htmlstory]

- June 9th and 10th (Haymarket will be hosting a radical tent with PM Press, and several other independent publishers.)

 

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