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|Gary Norris The Grayline|
|Date||Tuesday May 08|
|Time||7:00 PM - 9:00 PM|
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Modern Times Bookstore
888 Valencia St.
San Francisco, CA 94110
|Organizer/Author||Modern Times Bookstore|
|office [at] moderntimesbookstore.com|
Join us as author Gary Norris discusses his new book, The Grayline, a short history chronicling the lives of disabled Black Americans coping with the politics and attitudes of the non-disabled world. Norris will be accompanied by fellow authors Frank A. Jones, What Have We Done, Leroy F. Moore, A Black Disabled Male with A Bad Attitude and High IQ, and Frank Williams, Knowledge in Poetic Views.
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ALL EVENTS ARE FREE, OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, AND AT MODERN TIMES UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED.
10% OF EVENTS BOOKS SALES DONATED TO
People Organizing to Demand Environmental and Economic Rights
Modern Times will now be donating 10% of the total sales on all events books for each events period to community organizations.
Every other month, Modern Times Bookstore will choose a community organization working towards social justice in San Francisco’s Mission District to both receive donations and to spotlight in out Event Calendar and Press Release. For the duration of May and June, Modern Times will be collecting money to donate towards the activities of PODER: People Organizing to Demand Environmental and Economic Rights.
PODER is a grassroots, environmental justice organization based in San Francisco’s Mission District. PODER’s mission is to organize with Mission residents to work on local solutions to issues facing low income communities and communities of color. PODER believes that improvements to our neighborhood must be made through collective social action to bring about social, economic and environmental justice.