Uncharted Books

A used bookstore, event space, and writer's haven in Chicago's Logan Square.

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Saturday-Sunday 11-7

Buying books Thursday and Friday 2-6. 

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The Occupiers: The Making of the 99 Percent Movement By Michael A. Gould-Wartofsky

Join us for the Chicago-debut of Michael Gould-Wartofsky's The Occupiers. Book signing and discussion to follow the reading. 
 

In The Occupiers, Michael Gould-Wartofsky offers a front-seat view of the action in the streets of New York City and beyond. Through the use of material gathered in the course of eighty interviews and two years of on-the-ground investigation, Gould-Wartofsky traces the occupation of Zuccotti Park—and some of its counterparts across the United States and around the world—from inception to eviction. He takes up the challenges the occupiers faced and explores the ways in which occupied squares became focal points for an emerging opposition to the politics of austerity, restricted democracy, and the power of corporate America.


 

Earlier Event: October 19
Poetry Open Mic
Later Event: October 24
Fourth Trimester Bodies Project