North Philly Notes

This week in North Philly Notes, in honor of MLK Day, we showcase six books with connections to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  The End of Empires: African Americans and India, by Gerarld C. Horne Martin Luther...

Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Here's to 50 Years of Temple University Press

2019 is our 50th anniversary and there's much to celebrate.  We've selected 50 titles that represent the strengths of our past and in turn lay the groundwork for our next 50 years. 


Hochman & Didinger @ B&N Rittenhouse

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Gloria Hochman will be with Ray Didinger at the Barnes and Noble, Rittenhouse Square to discuss STAN HOCHMAN UNFILTERED.

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Painting Publics
Transnational Legal Graffiti Scenes as Spaces for Encounter

Caitlin Frances Bruce

Winner of the 2019 Jane Jacobs Urban Communication Foundation Book Award

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Monument Lab
Creative Speculations for Philadelphia

Edited by Paul M. Farber and Ken Lum

Upcoming Event: Jan 27 @ 5:30pm at the Walnut Street West branch of the Free Library, 201 S. 40th Street

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Public City/Public Sex
Homosexuality, Prostitution, and Urban Culture in Nineteenth-Century Paris

Andrew Israel Ross

Andrew Israel Ross was a guest on the New Books Network podcast (Dec 31)

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