Be the Change Community Action: Social Poetics

Porter Square Books presents Mark Nowak, author of Social Poetics, in conversation with Natalicia Tracy, Executive Director of the Brazilian Worker Center moderated by Lillian-Yvonne Beltran.


A people’s history of the poetry workshop from a poet and labor activist heralded by Adrienne Rich for “regenerating the rich tradition of working-class literature.”

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ISBN: 9781566895675
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Coffee House Press - March 10th, 2020

Kathleen Weiler, Maria Baldwin's Worlds

Maria Baldwin (1856--1922) held a special place in the racially divided society of her time, as a highly respected educator at a largely white New England school and an activist who carried on the radical spirit of the Boston area's internationally renowned abolitionists from a generation earlier.

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ISBN: 9781625344786
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Published: University of Massachusetts Press - September 20th, 2019

Mackenzi Lee, History of the World in Fifty Dogs

New York Times bestselling author (and Porter Square Books' own!) Mackenzi Lee presents her latest book: an illustrated collection of stories about dogs that knew how to sit, stay, and witness history.

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ISBN: 9781419740060
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - October 15th, 2019


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