New Edition Events



Boston, Massachusetts – September 29
Revolution in the Air – Building Power on the Ground

An Inter-Generational Discussion featuring Max Elbaum and Boston members of Democratic Socialists of America, Left Roots and Freedom Road Socialist Organization
Saturday, September 29, 7-9 pm
The Democracy Center   45 Mt. Auburn Street, Cambridge
Hosted by the Freedom Road Socialist Organization
For full information, go here

Atlanta, Georgia – October 5
MADSA Socialist Dialogue – Revolution in the Air with Max Elbaum
Friday, October 5, 6-9 pm
Philip Rush Center Community Meeting Annex
328 Mell Avenue Suite B
Sponsored by Metro Atlanta Democratic Socialists of America
For full information go here, or to Facebook here

Houston, Texas – October 8
Book Discussion with Max Elbaum and Panelists from Houston DSA
Monday, October 8, 7:30-9:30 pm
The Montrose Center, Room 107
401 Branard Street
Sponsored by Houston Democratic Socialists of America
More information can be found here
Or contact Houston DSA at

Berkeley, California – October 22
The Legacy of 1968: Global to Local with Activist-Scholars
Featuring Max Elbaum, Matt Callahan, and George Katsiaficas
Monday, October 22, 7:30-8:30 pm
Moe’s Books, 2476 Telegraph Ave.
Sponsored by Moe’s Books and PM Press
Mat Callahan is the author of The Explosion of Deferred Dreams: Musical Renaissance and Social Revolution in the San Francisco, 1965-1975
George Katsiaficas’ latest book is the updated edition of The Global Imagination of 1968: Revolution and Counterrevolution
For full information, go here

San Francisco, California – October 23
1968: The Politics of Playful Subversion from the Yippies to the Situationists
A Panel featuring Max Elbaum, Anselm Jappe, Judy Gumbo-Albert, Carlos Muñoz, Jr., Donald Nicholson-Smith, George Katsiaficas, Mat Callahan, and ‘Geronimo,’ moderated by Mitch Jeserich of KPFA’s ‘Letters And Politics.’
Tuesday, October 23, 5:30-9 pm
California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS)
1453 Mission Street, Namaste Hall, 3rd Floor
Sponsored by CIIS and PM Press
Full information can be found here

Berkeley, California – October 25
50 Years of 1968
Panel featuring Black Panther Party Co-Founder Bobby Seale, pioneer historian of gender and society Ruth Rosen and Max Elbaum
Thursday, October 25, 6-8 pm
Free Speech Movement Café, UC Berkeley (3rd Floor, Moffitt Library)
Sponsored by the Platypus Affiliated Society and Students Against Fascism and War
For more information, go here

San Jose, California – October 29
Today’s Battles and the Legacies of 1968
Presentations and Discussion Featuring Mat Callahan and Max Elbaum
Monday, October 29, 7-9 pm
San Jose Peace and Justice Center
48 South 7th Street
Co-Sponsored by the Center for Political Education, The Vasconcellos Institute for Democracy in Action of De Anza College, Freedom Road Socialist Organization, PM Press and Verso Books.
Mat Callahan is the author of The Explosion of Deferred Dreams: Musical Renaissance and Social Revolution in the San Francisco, 1965-1975
For full information, go here.


A video of Alicia Garza and Max Elbaum in conversation at the Bay Area launch of Revolution in the Air April 21 can be found here.

A video of Kazembe Balagun and Max Elbaum in conversation at the New York launch May 10 can be found here.

A video of the Revolution in the Air book talk in Sacramento May 20 sponsored by Democratic Socialists of America – Sacramento and The Marxist School of Sacramento can be found here, and an audio only posting of the same session can be found here.

A video interview on the Marc Steiner Show on the Real News Network, The Sixties: Seeds of the Revolution,  filmed in Baltimore in May, can be found here.

An audio of Lessons and Legacies of the Sixties and Seventies, an interview with Max Elbaum on Madison Wisconsin station WORT can be found here. The interview was a follow up to the Madison in the 1960s Reunion and the Radical Teach-In held there June 14-16.


Watch this space for further events TBA!