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Socialism and the Arts
Date Saturday February 02
Time 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location Details
At the Starry Plough Pub
3101 Shattuck Ave, at Prince St in Berkeley
Event Type Teach-In
Organizer/AuthorGene Ruyle
Emailcuyleruyle [at]
AddressOakland, CA
Suds, Snacks, & Socialism at the Starry Plough
3101 Shattuck Avenue at Prince Street
2 blocks from Ashby BART in Berkeley

The Alameda County Peace and Freedom Party and Movement presents

Socialism and the Arts

An exploration with
Alice Rogoff - author, poet, activist theatre
Pat Wynne - singer and actress
Peter Urban - former punk rocker

"No Revolutionary movement is complete without its poetic expression. If such a movement has caught hold of the imagination of the masses, they will seek a vent in song for the aspirations, fears, and hopes the loves and hatreds engendered by the struggle. Until the movement is marked by the joyous, defiant singing of revolutionary songs, it lacks one of the most distinctive marks of a popular revolutionary movement; it is the dogma of the few and not the faith of the multitude.” - James Connolly, 1907

Sat, Feb 2, 2013 • 2pm-4:30pm
At the Starry Plough Pub
3101 Shattuck Ave, at Prince St in Berkeley

FREE! (But please buy food & drink at the Pub.) FREE!

This is part of our on-going Socialist Forum Series on the first Saturday of every month from 2-4:30 pm. The featured panel will start promptly at 2:30 pm and the forum will end by 4:30 pm, but folks can stay and talk as long as you like.

For info, contact: Gene Ruyle at 510-428-1578 or cuyleruyle [at]

The Peace and Freedom Party is committed to socialism, democracy, ecology, feminism and racial equality.

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