In his latest novel, Rushdie (Joseph Anton) invents his own cultural narrativea one that blends elements of One Thousand and One Nights, Homeric epics, and sci-fi and action/adventure comic books.
Medea Benjamin, Drone Warfare: Killing by Remote Control
Drone Warfare is a comprehensive look at the growing menace of robotic warfare, with an extensive analysis of who is producing the drones, where they are being used, who “pilots” these unmanned planes, who are the victims and what the legal and moral implications are. In vivid, readable style, the book also looks at what activists, lawyers and scientists are doing to ground the drones, and ways to move forward. Please join renowned activist and founder (CODEPINK) as she discusses this title, participates in an audience Q&A, and signs copy of her new book.
If you can't join us for this event, you can still have a copy of Drone Warfare signed at the event. Books must be paid for in advance and can either be shipped or held for pick-up in the store. Internet orders must be placed by Saturday, July 21st. After that, please call the store to inquire about signed editions.Books can be personalized with a name and brief message, not more than 75 characters in length. Messages require the author's approval and are not guaranteed.