Readings and Media Appearances

Reviews of The House of Twenty Thousand Books:

Nation magazine excerpt.

Jewish Book Council review.

 Review in Library Journal. 

Starred review in Kirkus Reviews.

Review in Publishers Weekly.

Review in Financial Times. 

Review in Tablet.

Review in Seattle Post-Intelligencer.

Review in Jewish Chronicle

Review in the Calcutta Telegraph. 

Upcoming Presentations on The House of Twenty Thousand Books

 

September 9th, 2015: Mrs. Dalloway’s, Berkeley, 7.30pm.

September 10th, 2015: Mechanics Institute Library, San Francisco, 6pm.

September 16th, 2015: Avid Reader, Sacramento, 7pm.

September 17th, 2015: Book Passage, Corte Madera, 7pm.

September 29th, 2015: Rakestraw, Danville, 7pm.

October 1st, 2015: Book Soup, Los Angeles, 7pm.

October 7th, 2015: Center for Jewish History, New York City, 6.30pm.

October 8th, 2015: Words Bookstore, Maplewood, NJ, 7.30pm.

October 9th, 2015: Center for Jewish Studies, CUNY Graduate Center, New York City, 11am.

October 11th, 2015: Politics and Prose, Washington, D.C., Noon.

October 12th, 2015: Strand Bookstore, New York City, 7pm.

October 13th, 2015: East Meadow Public Library, Long Island 7pm.

October 14th, 2015: Book Culture, New York City, 7pm

October 15th, 2015: Porter Square, Cambridge, MA, 7pm.

October 21st, 2015: Stanford University, CA, 4.30pm.

October 25th, 2015: Jewish Library, San Francisco, 1.30pm.

November 11th, 2015: Jewish Community Center, Montreal, Canada.

 

Review of The American Way of Poverty.

July: Starred review in Publishers Weekly.

July: Review in Kirkus Reviews. 

August 30th: Q & A in UCAFT newsletter.

September 4th: Alternet excepts The American Way of Poverty.

September 5th: US News and World Report Q & A.

September 6th: Q & A inTruthout.org 

September 7th: Salon publishes excerpt from The American Way of Poverty.

September 8th: Truthout excerpts The American Way of Poverty

September 12th, 6pm: Book Launch event at the Open Society Foundation.

September 12th: Democracy Now interview. 

September 12th: Leonard Lopate interview, WNYC.

September 12th: Counterpunch review.

September 14th: MSNBC interview.

September 20th: New York Times interview.

September 22nd: New York Times book review.

September 23rd: NBC interview.

September 25th: Capital Public Radio interview.

September 26th: New Yorker excerpt from book.

September 25th: Sirius radio interview on The Bob Edwards Show.

September 26th, 7pm: Book Reading at Book Soup, in Los Angeles.

September 28th, 1pm: Book Reading at Book Passage, in Corte Madera.

September 29th: New York Times names The American Way of Poverty an Editor’s Choice.

September 29th, 2pm: Book Reading at Avid Reader, in Sacramento.

October 1st: Breakthru Radio interview.

October 4th: Tavis Smiley interview.

October 5th: Karen Finney interview, on Disrupt: MSNBC.

October 8th: article on The American Way of Poverty, in the Sacramento Bee.

October 11th: Presentation at Center for Poverty Research, at U.C. Davis.

October 12th: Financial Times review.

October 17th: Progressive magazine interview.

October 20th: C-Span broadcast of book launch event.

November 13th: Speech at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles.

November 20th: Speech at San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton.

November 20th: Speech at Mosaic Law Congregation, Sacramento.

November 25th: Wisconsin Public Radio interview.

November 27th: New York Times lists The American Way of Poverty in 100 most notable books of 2013.

November 30th: I was hosted on two hour Firedoglake Salon.

December 9th: Review in the Los Angeles Review of Books.

December 18th: Review in the Jewish Forward.

December 28th: Interview on C-Span’s Washington Journal.

December 31st: Ralph Nader lists The American Way of Poverty in his top-1o list for 2013.

January 8th. NPR Marketplace article on The American Way of Poverty.

January 8th: NPR Marketplace interview.

January 8th: KQED’s Forum interview on The American Way of Poverty.

January 9th: Journalism Center on Children and Families review.

January 10th: Tavis Smiley’s PRI Roundtable, hour one.

January 10th: Tavis Smiley’s PRI Roundtable, hour two.

January 14th: Providence Journal Oped on The American Way of Poverty.

February 19th, 2014: Speech at Evergreen College, Washington.

February 28th, 2014: Speech at University of New Mexico, Albuquerque.

March 8th, 2014: Speech at Authors on the Move event, Sacramento,

March 12th, 2014: Speech at Clinton School of Public Service, in Little Rock, Arkansas.

April 3rd, 2014: Speech at University of California at Santa Barbara.

April 10th, 2014: Speech at Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.