The 14th Edinburgh Independent Radical Book Fair will take place from Wednesday 27th to Sunday 31st October 2010 in Out of the Blue Drill Hall, 30-38 Dalmeny Street, Edinburgh.
Wednesday 27th October 7.00pm – One of the world’s leading historians of the Middle East, Ilan Pappé will be reading followed by an illustrated talk by William Parry who recently published Against the Wall: The Art of Resistance in Palestine
Thursday 28th October 2.00pm – the screening of A Life in Theory by Joan Waltemath (focusing on the likes of Michel Foucault, Gilles Deleuze, Jean-François Lyotard, William Burroughs, Antonio Negri and Jean Baudrillard) followed by an interview with the filmmaker conducted with Sylvère Lotringer, founder of publishing house Semiotext(e)
Saturday 30th October 7.15pm – Alan Bissett, author of Boyracers and Death of a Ladies’ Man, performs his one-woman show, The Moira Monologues
Admissions are free, donations welcome and there is a bar.
For full listings see Word Power for details.
First posted: Tuesday, October 26th, 2010.