MONTREAL ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR (May 23 & 24, 2015)
March 1, 2015 – 7:26 am | Comments Off

Mark your calendars …
MONTREAL ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2015
Saturday, May 23 & Sunday, May 24
10am-5pm on both days

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Workshops & Presentations 2015
April 22, 2015 – 8:41 pm | Comments Off

BookfairWorkshop2014Workshops that explore topics related to anarchism in some depth, as well introduction to anarchism workshops, take place during both days of the Montreal Bookfair. Our schedule in brief is included below, followed by more detailed descriptions.

The content this year includes 4 introduction to anarchism workshops (2 each in English and French), an Autonomous Media Room (on Saturday, May 23), an Anti-Canada Room (on Sunday, May 24) as well as eighteen workshops exploring a topic related to anarchism in some depth.

Our schedule below includes the original descriptions in English (EN) or French (FR). Fully translated descriptions will be posted on our website shortly. All workshops will include whisper translation into English or French. Read the full story »

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Volunteer for the Montreal Anarchist Bookfair
April 22, 2015 – 8:40 pm | Comments Off

BookfairVolunteersThe Montreal Anarchist Bookfair is seeking the support of volunteers who can help with the organization and promotion of this year’s Bookfair and Festival of Anarchy.

There are many tasks associated with the Bookfair, including planning and preparing for childcare and kids activities, Art and Anarchy, workshops and presentations, organizing tables and distributors, various logistics including food, translations, and more. As well, there is the promotion of the Bookfair itself, which includes postering, flyering, online publicity and more.

If you can help volunteer with any of these tasks, please get in touch at any time by phone or e-mail. If you have any particular skills or contributions you can make towards the organization of the Bookfair, get in touch as well. Read the full story »

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Anti-Canada Room: Building Resistance to Canada 2017 Celebrations (May 24)
April 21, 2015 – 5:17 am | Comments Off

Anti-Canada

Sunday, May 24, 11am-5pm
Room #125, 2515, rue Delisle (métro Lionel-Groulx)
part of the Montreal Anarchist Bookfair
www.anarchistbookfair.ca

The year 2017 will mark the 150th anniversary of Canadian Confederation. Already, federal and local governments are spending multi-million dollar sums to celebrate and re-brand “Canada” in anticipation of 2017. The next three years will see a concerted attempt by the state to promote the idea of a beneficent and progressive “Canada”, locally and internationally, as well as to whitewash, literally, Canada’s past. Read the full story »

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Autonomous Media Room (May 23)
April 21, 2015 – 4:27 am | Comments Off

ckutSaturday, May 23, 11am-5pm
Room #125, 2515, rue Delisle (métro Lionel-Groulx)
part of the Montreal Anarchist Bookfair
www.anarchistbookfair.ca

The AUTONOMOUS MEDIA ROOM is dedicated to sharing the skills and knowledge of different mediums as deployed by anarchists – such as pirate radio, DIY digital editing, secure communication, and more. As always, we will be doing a live broadcast from the Bookfair on Saturday, May 23 from 2-4pm on CKUT, 90.3 FM, and online at www.ckut.ca! Read the full story »