San Francisco Public Library

One City One Book: Rebecca Solnit

October 11, 2012, at the Koret Auditorium.

One City One Book author Rebecca Solnit in Conversation on Disaster and Democracy with San Francisco Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White, discussing her book A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities that Arise in Disaster. A Paradise Built in Hell explores our need for community and common purpose, which Solnit argues are fundamental to democratic forms of social and political life.

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