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Book Launch: Reclaiming Gotham by Juan González, with Juan González, Amy Goodman and Special Guests

New York, NY

September 07, 2017 | Thursday | 7:00 pm

Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall, The New School

66 W 12th St
New York, NY 10011 ( see map )
Democracy Now!’s Juan González launches his latest book, Reclaiming Gotham: Bill de Blasio and the Movement to End America’s Tale of Two Cities with a public talk followed by an on-stage conversation with New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito moderated by Amy Goodman.

Copies of the new book will be available for sale at the event, and Juan will sign books after the talk.

The event is co-sponsored by Democracy Now!, The New Press, and The Creative Publishing and Critical Journalism MA Program at The New School for Social Research.

The event is free and open to the public. Seats available on a first come basis.

Juan González

Juan González has been a professional journalist for more than 30 years and a staff columnist at the New York Daily News since 1987. He is a two-time recipient of the George Polk Award for commentary (1998 and 2010), and the first reporter in New York City to consistently expose the health effects arising from the September 11, 2001 attacks and...

Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman is the host and executive producer of Democracy Now!, a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 1,400 public television and radio stations worldwide.

The Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard honored Goodman with the 2014 I.F. Stone Medal for Journalistic Independence Lifetime Achievement Award....