The Baffler Innovation Forum

with John Summers, Chris Lehmann, Barbara Ehrenreich and David Graeber

Monday 02 April, 2012
7pm, $0

Housing Works Bookstore
126 Crosby Street

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Celebrate the long-awaited 19th issue of legendary journal The Baffler with new editor John Summers, veteran editor Chris Lehmann, and contributors Barbara Ehrenreich (Nickel and Dimed) and David Graeber (Debt). In addition to scintillating insights on today’s hottest issues, the event will feature giveaways, a silent auction, and more! Please register at and we’ll choose 20 people at random to win a free tote.

The Baffler #19 features Thomas Frank on making a career out of mistakes, Barbara Ehrenreich on animal spirits, David Graeber on flying cars, Rick Perlstein on Ronald Reagan, James Agee on cotton tenants, and Maureen Tkacik on The Atlantic. Subscribe now by visiting

"The Bafflers have, in their writing styles, the buoyancy of Mencken, but in substance, they’re in the tradition of the old-time muckrakers, those who challenged the power pillars of our society. I’ve a hunch that Lincoln Steffens, Upton Sinclair, and I. F. Stone would have approved."
—Studs Terkel
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