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02/17/2021 — Cal State San Bernardino Presents:  Set the Night on Fire: LA in the Sixties

02/17/2021 — Cal State San Bernardino Presents: Set the Night on Fire: LA in the Sixties

Join Jon Wiener and Mike Davis as they discuss Set the Night on Fire: L.A. in the Sixties on February 17, 2021, 3 P.M., during the CSUSB Pfau Library’s Conversations on Race and Policing via Zoom. This is a student-hosted panel discussion with students, faculty, staff, and campus guests of California State University San Bernardino.…

Jon Wiener ’66 on LA Activism in the 1960s

Jon Wiener ’66 on LA Activism in the 1960s

Arika Harrison featured Set the Night on Fire: L.A. in the Sixties on the Princeton Alumni Weekly. “Beyond the protests, Mike Davis and Jon Wiener ’66 delve into the often forgotten on-the-ground struggles of rights movements as they happened. By combining their personal history as activists with archival research, interviews with key figures from the…

LAist’s 2020 Gift Guide: The 60 Best Places To Shop Local This Holiday Season

LAist’s 2020 Gift Guide: The 60 Best Places To Shop Local This Holiday Season

Set the Night on Fire: L.A. in the Sixties was featured in LAist’s 2020 Gift Guide. “We reached out to Stories Books and Cafe‘s super knowledgeable staff for a list of L.A.-based authors who dazzled them with new releases this year. An indie eastside treasure, Stories has a cafe full of tasty treats and lots of…