Announcing National Book Tour for “Maroon the Implacable”

March 29, 2013

“Maroon the Implacable: the collected writings of Russell Maroon Shoatz,” published by PM Press and Ecosocialist Horizons, is touring the United States!

The book tour launched at the third North American ecosocialist convergence in Troy New York at The Sanctuary for Independent Media on March 22, and is now on the road!

Throughout the month of April, Theresa Shoatz (daughter of Russell Maroon Shoatz) and Quincy Saul (co-editor) will be appearing at 24 events in 18 cities, spreading the word about this remarkable new book, and building the campaign to Free Russell Maroon Shoatz.

For more information about “Maroon the Implacable: The Collected Writings of Russell Maroon Shoatz” visit the website of PM Press.

Here is the tour schedule:

Friday, March 22, 2013: Troy, NY
Contact person: Quincy Saul
Location: The Sanctuary for Independent Media, Troy NY
Event time: 7:00-9:00pm

Friday, March 27, 2013: New Paltz, NY
Contact person: Deb Engel-DiMauro
Location: Inquiring Minds Bookstore, 6 Church Street, New Paltz NY, 12560
Event time: 7:00-9:00pm

Monday, April 1, 2013: Amherst, MA
Contact person: Ana Lua Fontes
Location: Franklin Patterson Hall (FPH) Faculty Lounge, Hampshire College, 893 West Street, Amherst, MA 01002
Event time: 6:00-9:00pm

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 Woodstock, VT
Contact person for event: Sonny Saul
Location: Pleasant Street Books, 48 Pleasant Street Books, Woodstock, Vermont, 05091
Time of event: 7:00-9:00pm

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 Ithaca, NY
Contact person for event: Max Ajl
Email address:
Location: Cornell University, 410 Thurston Ave., Ithaca, NY 14850
Time of event: TBD

Friday, April 5, 2013 Philadelphia, PA
Contact person for event: Theresa Shoatz
Location: Anderson Hall Room 7, Temple University, 1114 W. Pollett Walk (N. 11 St. & W. Berks St), Philadelphia
Time of event: 7:30pm

Saturday, April 6, 2013 Washington D.C.
Contact person for event: Paulette Dauteuil
Location: UDC Clarke School of Law, 5th Floor, Room 4340, 4200 Connecticut Avenue NW,
Washington, DC 20008
Time of event: 7:00-9:00pm

Sunday, April 7, 2013 Baltimore, MD
Contact person for event: Sara McClean (organizer) & Babi Nati (owner of Everyone’s Place)
Email: Sara: Nati:
Location: Everyone’s Place African Cultural Center, 1356 W North Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217
Time of event: 3:00-5:00pm

Monday, April 8, 2013 Nashville, TN
Contact person: Lisa Guenther
Email address:
Location: Furman Hall 109, Vanderbilt University, 2201 West End Ave., Nashville, TN 37235
Time of event: 5:00pm

Thursday, April 11, 2013 Chicago, IL
Contact person: Matt Meyer
Location: TBD
Time of event: TBD

Friday, April 12, 2013 Madison, WI
Contact person for event: Joshua Steuwer
Location: Rainbow Bookstore Cooperative, 426 W Gilman St, Madison, WI 53703
Time of event: TBD

Sunday, April 14, 2013 St. Paul, MN
Contact person for event: Peter Rachleff & Abass Noor
Email: Peter:
Location: Weyerhaeuser Memorial Chapel, 1600 Grand Avenue, Saint Paul, MN 55105
Time of event: 7:00pm

Monday April 15, 2013 Austin, TX
Contact person: Rene Valdez
Location: Multiple venues:
Monday, April 15th – Location TBD
Tuesday, April 16th – UT Austin
Wednesday, April 17th – Austin Community College
Time of event: N/A

Sunday, April 21, 2013 Seattle, WA
Contact person: Dan Berger, Dana Barnett, Shon MeckFessel
Email: Dan:
Location: Black Coffee Café, 501 E Pine St, Seattle, WA 98122
Time of event: 4:00pm

Monday, April 22, 2013 Santa Barbara, CA
Contact person: Diane Fujino & Matef Harmacchis
Email: Diane: /Matef:
Location: UCSB Multicultural Center, University Center, Room 1504, Santa Barbara, CA 93106-6050
Time of event: 5:00pm

Wednesday, April 24, 2013 Bay Area, CA
Contact person: Nischit Sarpangala Hegde, Tony Marks-Block, Annie Paradise, Lawrence Shoupe
Email: Nischit: / Annie: Tony: Laurence Shoupe:
Location: Multiple venues:
April 24th – Mills College, Mills College, 5000 MacArthur Blvd, Oakland, CA 94613-1301
April 24th – California Institute of Integral Studies, 1453 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
April 28th – Niebyl Proctor Marxist Library, 6501 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-1113
April 28th – Eastside Cultural Alliance, 2277 International Blvd, Oakland, CA 94606