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Oakland Book Festival - Free 

When: Sun., May 21 2017
Read. Debate. Celebrate.

The Oakland Book Festival 2017 will kick off with a keynote address on “Equality” by Danielle Allen at 5pm on Saturday May 20th in Council Chambers at Oakland City Hall.

One day – Seven Hours – 100 Writers – 50 Events – Children’s Area – Music – Booksellers – Food

The Oakland Book Festival hosts over 100 novelists, poets, historians, philosophers, journalists, editors, and activists at City Hall, engaging event goers in panels, interviews, and open debate. This year’s Festival will feature Angela Davis, Judith Butler, Danielle Allen, Jeff Chang, Arlie Hochschild, Sheryl Oring, Mistah F.A.B, and many others.

This event is free and open to the public.

More info at Oaklandbookfestival.org

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