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RE : volt means Again : : : : :

January 29 @ 5:00 pm - February 5 @ 7:00 pm

“People invent categories in order to feel safe.White people invented black people to give white people identity and straight cats invented faggots so they can sleep with them without becoming faggots themselves.”
~James Baldwin

READING CATALYST TEXTS TO FORTIFY THE POTENCY OF YOUR REVOLUTIONARY CONSCIOUSNESS.
at Berkeley Books of Paris
STARTING WITH a TEXT BY JAMES BALDWIN;
on SUNDAY JANUARY 29TH, WE WILL DISCUSS>>
“Letter From a Region of My Mind” >>>> http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/1962/11/17/letter-from-a-region-in-my-mind

FOLLOWING SUNDAY>>> “The Case for Reparations” by Ta-Nehisi-Coates

AND SO ON AS LONG AS YOU’LL JOIN ME.

We will be reading one essay length text a week, and perhaps longer pieces eventually as well. Curated by Caroline McCrystle Marcantoni, and also very open to suggestions and desires.

HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!
PUT YOUR TEXT WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS AND DANCE THE WALK.

>>>OTHER RECOMMENDATIONS FOR POTENCY OF REVOLTIONARY CONSCIOUSNESS IF YOU JUST CAN’T COME (OR EVEN IF YOU CAN)……

+DO THE READINGS ANYWAY
++LISTEN TO RECORDS IN CANDLE LIGHT
+GAZE A LITTLE LONGER THAN USUAL INTO EYES, YOUR OWN AND OTHERS.
+TOUCH YOURSELF LOVINGLY, BE TOUCHED BY YOURSELF
+LET YOURSELF BE SOFT. AND TRY TO BRING THE SOFTNESS WHEREVER YOU CAN.

RECOMMENDED LISTENING::::::

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QghwNqlCRE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bl1y-cEv1Dg

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Details

Start:
January 29 @ 5:00 pm
End:
February 5 @ 7:00 pm

Venue

Berkeley Books of Paris
8, rue Casimir Delavigne
Paris, 75006 France
Phone:
+33.1.46.34.85.73
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