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This calendar is regularly updated as new events are scheduled

Thursday, March 14     
La PeŇa Cultural Center Arab Cultural Initiative.

Friday, May 3      Keynote speech, General Union of Palestine Students Annual banquet,
San Francisco State University
San Francisco,

Thu, May 24      Arab Cultural center of San Francisco annual banquet,
Community Service Award, Speech
San Francisco,

Thu, Aug 30      Mudrakers Cafe, Speech and presentation

Sat, Sept. 1      4:30 pm Presentation and book signing
At the ISNA Annual Conference,


Wed, Sept. 5    Cody's Books book store
Berkeley, California

Sat, Sept. 8   
Council on American Islamic Relations of Sacramento,
Annual Banquet

, California

Thu, Sept. 20   7 p.m. Sonoma State University
Multipurpose Room,

, California

Sat, Sept 22     MECIC Middle East Cultural and Information Center
Annual banquet. Keynote speaker
San Diego
, California

Sat, Oct. 6        Book Passage bookstore
Corte Madera, California

Wed, Oct. 24    7 p.m., Presentation and book signing
United Muslims of America, Presentation and book signing
Newark, California

Thu, Oct. 25    7pm Presentation and book signing
Sponsored by the South Alameda Peace and Justice Center
and Cal State East Bay Muslim Students Association
and Tri-City Peace and Justice Centers
California State University East Bay,

, California

Sun, Oct 28     Noon to 1 p.m.  Presentation and book signing
Islamic Center of Los Angeles,
Los Angeles, California

Sun, Oct 28        6-9 pm: Reception, Presentation and Book Signing
Beverly Hills Library Auditorium, 444 North Rexford Drive.
Sponsored by the Levantine Cultural Center and the Muslim Public Affairs Council

Beverly Hills
, California

Mon, Oct 29        4-7 p.m.: Presentation and book signing
Student Union Ballroom, California State University Long Beach,
Co-sponsored by the Muslim Students Association,
the Middle Eastern Studies Program and the Multicultural Center

Long Beach
, California

Tue, Oct 30        7-9 p.m.: Presentation and book signing
University of California Los Angeles,
Sponsored by the Students for Justice in Palestine

Los Angeles
, California

Mon, Nov 5        2-4 pm Presentation and book signing
126 Barrows Hall, University of California Berkeley,
Co-sponsored by the Ethnic Studies Program

, California

Wed, Nov 7 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m.     Presentation and book signing
San Francisco City College,
Ocean Campus, 50 Phelan Avenue,
Rosenberg Library, Room 304, sponsored by
City College of San Francisco, the Multicultural Center,
Interdisciplinary Studies Department, African American Scholastic Program,Latin American and Latino Studies Dept., and the Concert and Lecture Series

San Francisco
, California

Thu, Nov 8   7pm   Presentation and book signing
The Book Smith
book store,
1644 Haight Street

San Francisco
, California

Thu, Nov 15       Presentation and Book Signing
6 pm, Monterey Senior Citizen Center
Corner of Lighthouse and Dickman Street
Sponsored by the Monterey Peace and Justice Center

, California

Sat, Nov 17       Televised debate before live audience and book signing
Global Forum TV, 5-8 pm,
9056 Paso Robles Way, Elk Grove

, California

Sat, Nov 23, 24    Two Presentations and Book Signings
American Muslims for Palestine's Annual Convention
Wyndham O'Hare, 6810 North Mannheim Road,
Time TBA:
Rosemont, Illinois 60018

Wed, Nov 28    University of California, Santa Cruz
Presentation and book signing
7:30 p.m.: Classroom Unit 1
Sponsored by the Committee for Justice in Palestine
and the Muslim Students Alliance
Santa Cruz, California

Thu, Nov 29    Claremont Colleges
Presentation and book signing
6:30-7:30 p.m.: Vita Nova Lecture Hall, Scripps College,
Sponsored by the Muslim Students Alliance
Claremont, California

Sat, Dec 1    Keynote Speech and book signing
Network of Arab American Professionals, Orange County, Annual Conference
6-10 p.m., MeadowLark Golf Club, 16782 Graham Street
Huntington Beach, California 992649

Sun, Dec 9    Presentation and Book Signing
American Muslim Voice and Global Peace Partners Annual Convention: 2:30-9:30 p.m.
Chandni Restaurant, 5748 Mowry School Road
Newark, California 94560

Thu, Dec 13    Presentation and book signing
La PeŇa: 7:30 p.m.
3105 Shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, California

Thu, January 7   
Freeborn Hall
University of California Davis: 7 p.m.
Sponsored by the Muslim Students Association
Davis, California

Fri, January 25    8 p.m.   Talk, Q & A and book signing
Truth Emergency 2008 Media Conference
UCSC Inn & Conference Center

Santa Cruz
, California 94117

Sat., February 9    10 a.m. to 2 p.m.:    Speech and book signing
No Recruitment Now, Stop the War! Forum
at Laney College, 900 Fallon Street, CA 94607

, California 94607

Wed, February 13    7 p.m. :  Introductory speech at an evening in honor of
Dr. Norman Finkelstein

Sponsored by the Middle East Children's Alliance
at King Middle School, 1781 Rose Street

, California 94702

Fri, February 29    Keynote Speech, Slide presentation and book signing
Second Annual Arab American Cultural Gala
8 p.m.
, Arizona

Fri, March 7    6 p.m.; Talk and book signing
Muslim Youth Evening,
Islamic Center Of Irvine, 2 Truman St.

, California 92620

Sat, March 8    Talk and book signing
Palestinian American Women's Association Annual Conference

Holiday Inn, La Mirada
8 p.m.
La Mirada
, California

Sun, March 9    Noon; Talk and book signing
Islamic Center Of Irvine

, California 92620

Sat., March 15    Talk, book signing
XZIBit Hercules Art Gallery

500 Alfred Nobel Drive, Suite 255B
6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
, California 94547

Sat, March 22    Bound Together Books Fair,
Speech and book signing

11:30 a.m.
San Francisco
, California

Fri., April 11    Speech, Presentation and book signing
Stanford University,Old Union (520 LASUEN MALL) Commons Room, 7 p.m.
Co-sponsored by the Stanford Muslim Student Awareness Network
and the Islamic Society of Stanford University

Palo Alto
, California

Wed., April 23    Presentation and book signing
Sponsored by the USC Muslim Student Union
Seely G. Mudd, Room 101,
University of Southern California
6 p.m.

Los Angeles
, California

Sat, April 26    Speech and book signing
Break the Silence Mural and Arts Project Fundraiser
7:30-Midnight, Gallery 18, 2183 Mission Street (at 18th)

San Francisco
, California

Tue, April 29    An evening of comedy and†political provocation with KHALIL BENDIB
Sponsored by the Santa Cruz Resource Center for Non Violence
and the Santa Cruz Comic News
7:30 p.m. at The Mill Gallery,†131 Front Street

Santa Cruz, California

Fri., May 2    Political comedy and†cartoons and book signing
Sponsored by the Sacramento Area Peace Action
Doors open at 7 p.m.; Event at 7:30 p.m.:
909 12th Street,

, California

Tue., May 20   Speech: "Palestine in Our Media"
Palestine Awareness Week
University of California Santa Cruz,
Quarry Plaza, by the Book Store: Noon-1 p.m.

Santa Cruz
, California

Th., June 5    Presentation and book signing, 7 p.m.:
Revolution Books Book Store
2425 Channing Way, (510) 848-1196
Berkeley, California

Fri., June 6    Presentation and book signing, 7 p.m.:
Alliance for Democracy, Mendocino Chapter
Fort Bragg, California

Sat., June 7    Presentation and book signing, 7:30 p.m.:
Ukiah Alliance for Democracy,
Ukiah, California

Tue., July 15    Presentation and book signing
Contra Costa Public Library's Hercules Branch,
Monthly Author Lecture Series, 7 p.m.:
109 Civic Drive, (510) 245-2420,
Hercules, California

Thu., September 18   
Presentation and book signing
5:30-7 p.m.
Commonwealth Club, 595 Market Street
San Francisco, California

Fri., September 19   
Presentation and book signing
5:30-7 p.m.
Peace and Justice Center Sonoma County
Santa Rosa, California

Sun., September 28   
Speech and book signing
11:30 a.m.-Noon
11th Annual Progressive Festival
Corner of D Street and Petaluma Blvd.
Petaluma, California

Fri., October 24   
New Trier High School
385 Winnetka Ave.
Presentation and book signing
Time TBA
Winnetka, Illinois

Fri., October 24   
Book Stall bookstore
811 Elm Street
Book reading and signing
Time TBA
Winnetka, Illinois

Sat., November 1st   
Presentation and book signing
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
2010 Sat., May 1st, 2010    
Two Guitars and a Fez: Political Music and Satire!
8 p.m. sharp!
Berkeley Art House Gallery
2905 shattuck Avenue
Berkeley, California

San Francisco Main Public Library
100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, California

Fri., November 14   
Presentation and book signing
8 p.m.
Muslim Community Association of the San Francisco Bay Area,
Islamic Center, 3003 Scott Blvd.
Santa Clara, California

Sat., December 6   
Monologue and slide presentation
6 p.m.
Muslim Community Association Volunteer Appreciation Dinner,
Islamic Center, 3003 Scott Blvd.
Santa Clara, California

Sat., December 13   
Presentation and book signing
7 p,m. refreshments, 8 p.m. Presentation
UC San Diego International Center
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, California

Mon., January 12   
Monologue and book signing
2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
East Carolina University
Greenville, North Carolina

Thu., January 22   
La Pena Cultural Center, Shattuck Avenue
7 p.m.
Nadra Foster Annual Fundraiser,
Humorous Political Routine
Berkeley, California

Sun., January 25   
Monologue and book signing
4-6 p.m.
LaborCommittee for Peace and Justice Annual Fundraiser
Berkeley, California

Sun., March 8   
The Prez in the Fez Comes to Town
Stump speech and book signing
1-4 p.m.
A benefit for the Palestinian General Federation of Trade
Sponsored by the Labor Committee for Peace & Justice and USLAW
at CWA Local 9415, 1831 Park Blvd.
Oakland, California

            This calendar is regularly updated as new events are scheduled