Calendar of Events

March, 2020

Mar 04

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Ashley Nickels @ University of Buffalo

"Power, Participation, and Protest: Policy Paradox of Municipal Takeover" Don't miss a talk with Ashley E. Nickels, author of Power, Participation and Protest in Flint, Michigan, on the causes and effects of the 2011 municipal takeover in Flint, Michigan, in response to the city's historic water crisis.

Where: Hayes Hall 403, UB South Campus, Univeristy of Buffalo
Mar 05

6:30 PM to 8:30 AM

Newfield @ New York Society for Ethical Culture

Join the New York Society for Ethical Culture for an evening book talk and discussion on Degrees of Separation by Zalman Newfield. Register here for this free and open to the public event.


Where: New York Society for Ethical Culture 2 W. 64th St. New York, NY 10023
Mar 10 - 11
Alan Curtis @ Race for Equity

Alan Curtis, co-editor of Healing Our Divided Society: Investing in America Fifty Years after the Kerner Report will be presentingat the Race for Equity conference on March 11.

Where: The Frontier - Building 800 800 Park Offices Drive Triangle, NC 27709
Mar 12

5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Latinx Environmentalisms editors @ Schatz Center

As part of the Schatz Center's Sustainable Futures speaker series, the editors of Latinx Environmentalisms, will hold a roundtable discussion and celebrate the publication of the book.

Where: Humboldt State University: Founders Hall 118, Schatz Energy Research Center 1 Harpst Street; Arcata, CA 95521
Mar 18 - 22
CANCELLED: 26th annual Virginia Festival of the Book

PROGRAM 1: The Monument Lab: Creative Speculations for Philadelphia

Paul Farber (co-editor of Monument Lab: Creative Speculations for Philadelphia) discusses his work as a co-founder of The Monument Lab, an independent public art and history studio in Philadelphia, which works with community members to reimagine public spaces through stories of social justice and equity. Click here for schedule of talks.


Mar 19

2:55 PM to 4:00 PM

CANCELLED: Zalman Newfield @ St. Francis College

Dr. Zalman Newfield will deliver a talk on his new book, Degrees of Separation: Identity Formation While Leaving Ultra-Orthodox Judaism

Where: St Francis College: Founders Hall 180 REMSEN STREET BROOKLYN HEIGHTS, NY
Mar 24

11:00 AM

Temple Unviersity Press: Celebrating 50 Years

Join us as Friends of the Press and Press Authors hold a panel discussion to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Temple University Press.  The event is free, but registration is requested.

Where: Charles Library 1900 North 13th Street Philadelphia, PA 19122
Mar 25

6:00 PM

CANCELLED: Zalman Newfield Book Talk @ CUNY

Dr. Zalman Newfield, will kick off the first of this spring’s Book Talks, a new series sponsored by the CUNY Academy for the Humanities and the Sciences.  Dr. Newfield’s book, Degrees of Separation: Identity Formation While Leaving Ultra-Orthodox Judaism  explores the complex and painful process of leaving ultra-Orthodox Jewish Communities.

Where: The Graduate Center, CUNY 365 Fifth Avenue, Suite 5418 New York, NY 10016-4398
Mar 27

9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

William Cross Jr. @ Temple University

William E. Cross Jr., PhD (author of Shades of Black)  will give a keynote on black identity, eudaimonia and the existential self, at the 39th Annual School Psychology, Counseling Psychology and ABA Conference.

Where: Howard Gittis Student Center 1755 N. 13th Street Philadelphia, PA