Anarchist Book Fair


Join Win­ston along with Vale, Pene­lope and Ron to dis­cuss Sur­re­al­ism, Art and Anar­chy at the 12th Annual Anar­chist Book Fair.

The fair is located in the Hall of Flow­ers, Golden Gate Park, San Fran­cisco on Sat­ur­day, March 31st and Sun­day, April 1st.

Panel dis­cus­sion is Sat­ur­day at 10:30am (!).  Check the sched­ule for any last-minute updates.

Click here for full sched­ule of speakers…


Pan­elist Biographies:



V.Vale is an adven­turer in the world of the fan­tas­tic and the bizarre.  Edi­tor and founder of the punk mag Search and Destroy, he now edits the jour­nal RE/Search, known for its insight on coun­ter­cul­ture and spe­cial issues on William S. Bur­roughs, Pranks and Mod­ern Prim­i­tives.  He has inter­viewd Lawrence Fer­linghetti and J.G. Bal­lard and cur­rently has an inter­view show on Chan­nel 29.  Visit his website.


Pene­lope Rosemont

Pene­lope Rose­mont explores the jun­gles of sur­re­al­ism and searches for the secrets of lost civ­i­liza­tions.  She has ben an active in inter­na­tional sur­re­al­ism.  Her books include, Dreams & Every­day Life (Kerr Co), Sur­re­al­ist Women, ed. (UTexas Press), and a mono­graph Lost Worlds, For­got­ten Futures, Undreamed Ecstasies.  Visit Kerr or the Sur­re­al­ist Move­ment website.


Ron Sakol­sky

Ron Sakol­sky is a state­less radio pirate with a pen­chant for turn­ing the air­waves upside down and an anarcho-surrealist bankrob­ber in search of pupu­lar accom­plices.  Some of his recent books include:  Sur­re­al­ist Sub­ver­sions, ed. (Autono­me­dia), Cre­at­ing Anar­chy (Fifth Estate), and Swift Winds (Eberhardt).


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