[Marxism] MIKE DAVIS EVENTS IN LONDON, UK

Rowan Wilson rowanwilsonwork at yahoo.co.uk
Thu Feb 15 03:46:35 MST 2007


MIKE DAVIS EVENTS IN LONDON, UK
 
Mike Davis’s new book, Buda’s Wagon: A Brief History of the Car Bomb, is published on March 5th in the UK and in April in the US . He will be making a rare visit to the UK to promote his book in London .
 
Buda’s Wagon
A Brief History of the Car Bomb
 
Mike Davis
 
The legendary urban historian, author of City of Quartz and Planet of Slums writes a gripping history of the deadliest and most terrifying of weapons, it’s a compelling account of the “poor man’s air force,” from Vietnam to Beirut. Also a dramatic exposé of the role of state intelligence agencies, especially US and Israel and their role in international terrorism.
 
Hardback
$22.95 / £12.99 / $28.50CAN
ISBN: 9781844671328
http://www.versobooks.com/books/cdef/d-titles/davis_m_budas_wagon.shtml
http://www.amazon.co.uk/Budas-Wagon-Brief-History-Bomb/dp/1844671321/sr=1-4/qid=1171535786/ref=sr_1_4/203-3307550-1279116?ie=UTF8&s=books
 
Mike Davis will be appearing at the following events in London :
 
RIBA International Dialogues: Architecture and Climate Change
In collaboration with Verso
RIBA, Jarvis Hall, 66 Portland Place , London W1B 1AD
Talking on Planet of Slums - 19th February, 6:30pm
http://www.architecture.com/go/Architecture/Events_2338.html
 
ICA in collaboration with Verso and the Isaac Deutscher Prize Committee: The New Left: Then and Now series
Isaac Deutscher Memorial Lecture
ICA , The Mall, London , SW1Y 5AH
Talking on Isaac Deutscher and the New Left – 20th February, 6:45pm
http://www.ica.org.uk/Mike+Davis+on+the+New+Left+12983.twl
 
Bookmarks in collaboration with Verso
Event at Dragon Hall, 17 Stukely Street , Covent Garden
Talking on ‘ America Today – War, Race and Class’ – 22nd February, 7:30pm
http://www.bookmarks.uk.com/cgi/store/bookmark.cgi?page=latest.html&cart_id=6024187.9128
 
Birkbeck, University of London in collaboration with Verso
Room B01, Clore Management Centre, Torrington Square
Talking on Buda’s Wagon - 23rd February, 4:30pm
http://www.bbk.ac.uk/bih/activities/index_html
 
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Rowan Wilson
Publishing Manager
Verso
6 Meard Street
London W1F 0EG
Phone: 020 7437 3546
Fax: 020 7734 0059
email: rowan at verso.co.uk
www.versobooks.com


	
	
		
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