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La Comuna!
Date Saturday May 14
Time 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
Purple Haus
2561 44th Street
San Diego, CA 92105
Event Type Fundraiser
Organizer/Authorkilo
Emailkilo at riseup dot net
On Saturday, May 14, we'll be celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Magonista anarchist invasion and commune in Tijuana (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Battle_of_Tijuana) with a book release event for Flash by Jim Miller and an acoustic show. All proceeds raised will go to the Seccion 22 teachers' union in Oaxaca.

Here's what the celebration'll look like:

5 pm - Vegan Indian food will be available for purchase for $5. There will also be home-brewed wheat beer.

6 pm - Jim Miller will be doing a reading and taking questions about his new novel, Flash, that deals with the radical history of SD and contemporary struggles (http://www.jimmillerauthor.com/_i_flash__i__88050.htm)

7 pm - Prarie Tenor String Band (Labor Folk) (http://www.myspace.com/prairietenorstringband)

8 pm - Elektra Thunderbunny willl regale us with old IWW songs and stories.
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Added to the calendar on Thursday May 5th, 2011 6:43 AM
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