speaking engagements


Oct. 25th, 2015
Oakland, CA
Guest speaker at National Lawyers Guild Annual Convention

Nov. 12th, 2015
Boston, MA
Keynote speaker for Prisoner Legal Services


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Feb. 24th, 2015
Orlando, Florida
Presenting at Global Perspectives Lecture Series

Oct. 15th, 2014
Princeton, New Jersey
Guest Speaker at Princeton University
Nov. 15th, 2014

San Francisco, CA
Reading from A Sliver of Light at the Howard Zinn Bookfair

Nov. 2nd, 2014
Los Angeles, CA
Speaking on a Panel at a Conference on Immigration Detention hosted by the Detainees Friends Project

Oct.16th, 2014
San Francisco, CA
Speaking on a Panel about Solitary Confinement and Execution Chambers at an Art Exhibit hosted by Architects/Designers/Planners for Social Responsibility.

Oct 2nd, 2014
Chicago, IL
Keynote at the Council of Juvenile Correctional Administrators Conference.

Sept 25th, 2014
Keene, NH
Lecture at Keene State College

June 5th, 2014
Berkeley, CA
Book signing at Community Cooperative Federal Credit Union, 2001 Ashby Ave, 5-7pm.

April 6-10, 2014
Boulder, CO
Participant in the Conference on World Affairs

April 19th, 2014
Olympia, WA
Evergreen State College, Peaceworks Conference: Mass Incarceration in the U.S. and Palestine.


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Schedule for the Nation-wide Tour of: A Sliver of Light: Three Americans Imprisoned in Iran – by Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal and Sarah Shourd

March 18th to April 9th, 2014

Below are dates, times and locations for events in 13 cities across the U.S: New York City, Philadelphia, Cambridge, Baltimore, Washington DC, Los Angeles, Seattle, Berkeley, San Francisco, Elkins Park, Duluth and Minneapolis. Authors Bauer, Fattal and Shourd will participate in readings, moderated discussion, Q and A and book-signings.

Tuesday, March 18th (7pm)
Barnes & Noble UWS Reading/Book Signing
2289 Broadway at 82nd St., New York, NY 10024

Thursday, March 20th (7:30pm)
Philadelphia Free Library moderated by Trudy Rubin of the Philadelphia Inquirer
1901 Vine St., Philadelphia, PA 19103

Friday, March 21 (7pm)
Harvard Book Store
1256 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138

Saturday, March 22 (7:30pm)
Red Emma’s
30 W. North Ave, Baltimore, MD

Sunday, March 23 (6-7:30pm)
Busboys and Poets
5th & K, 1025 5th St, NW, Washington DC

Monday, March 24th (7pm)
Sixth and I
600 I Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001

Tuesday, March 25th (7:15pm)
LA Public Library moderated by Arun Rath of NPR’s All Things Considered.
630 W. Fifth Street, Los Angeles CA 90071

Wednesday, March 26th (7:30pm)
Town Hall moderated by Mark Wright of KING5-TV. Barnes & Noble UWS Reading/Book Signing
1119 8th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101 (Downstairs)

Thursday, March 27th (7:30pm)
Berkeley Arts & Letters moderated by Frances Dinkelspiel
First Congregational Church of Berkeley
2345 Channing Way at Dana, Berkeley

Friday, March 28th (7pm)
Kepler’s/Commonwealth Club moderated by Steve Saum
Eagle Theatre
201 Almond Ave, Los Altos, CA, 94022

Monday, March 31st (7pm)
San Francisco Jewish Community Center moderated by Chanan Tigay
3200 California Street, San Francisco, 94118

Wednesday, April 2 (7pm)
Melrose B’nai Israel Emanu-El
8339 Old York Road, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania 19027

Thursday, April 3 (6:30pm)
Bookstore at Fitger’s (Sarah and Shane)
600 E Superior St, Duluth, MN 55802

Friday, April 4 (7pm)
Magers & Quinn (Shane and Sarah)
3038 Hennepin Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55408

Monday, April 7 (7:30pm)
Boulder Book Store
1107 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302

Wednesday, April 9 (7:30pm)
Tattered Cover LoDo
162816th Street Mall, Denver, CO 80202

Thursday, April 17th (7:00pm)
Rakestraw Books at The Athenian School (Sarah & Shane)
522 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA 94526

Tuesday, May 6 (7:00pm)
Hattery (Sarah & Shane)
414 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA