Witness and Testimony: The Past and Present of Native America
William Bauer, Layli Long Soldier, T.J. Stiles, and Louis Warren, moderated by Greg Sarris
Activism at a Crossroads
Micah White and Becky Bond, moderated by Monika Bauerlein
Paul Hawken’s Drawdown: Real Solutions for Climate Change
Paul Hawken with Mark Hertsgaard
Roxane Gay Takes the Stage
Roxane Gay in conversation with Rafia Zakaria
Masha Gessen on Truth, Lies and Totalitarianism in Russia and the U.S.
Masha Gessen in conversation with Orville Schell
Radical Hope: Staying Sane, Awake, and Engaged in Dangerous Times
eff Chang, Aya de Leon, Parnaz Foroutan, Karen Joy Fowler, Katie Kitamura, Cherrie Moraga, Achy Obejas, Meredith Russo, and Kate Schatz, moderated by Carolina De Robertis
Reveal Live: Reporting, Writing and Being Between the Lines
Kingdom of Olives and Ash
Michael Chabon, Fida Jiryis, Rachel Kushner, Yehuda Shaul, and Ayelet Waldman, moderated by Daniel Sokatch
Tor Books presents Science Fiction and the Resistance!
Cory Doctorow, John Scalzi, Annalee Newitz, and Charlie Jane Anders
Master of the Legal Thriller: A Conversation with Scott Turow
Scott Turow, interviewed by T.J. Stiles
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Over the weekend of May 4th and 5th, 2019, the Fifth Anniversary Bay Area Book Festival will fill downtown Berkeley with a literary extravaganza that offers pleasure to anyone who has ever loved a book.