@citylightsbooks - Twitter Profile Analysis

Analysis of 200 tweets by City Lights Books, from 29 Sep 2021 to 21 Oct 2021.

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City Lights Books

verified twitter profile @CityLightsBooks

A landmark independent bookstore & publisher that specializes in world literature, the arts, & progressive politics. | RIP LF: 1919-2021

28,705 tweets
135,880 followers
10,670 favourites
9 tweets per day
2008 since
2,280 following
2,371 listed
San Francisco, CA location

Top Tweets by @citylightsbooks

City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
Next in our events series - celebrating Asali Solomon's new novel with the author. In conversation with @AngelaFlournoy. Thursday night! #CityLightsLIVE https://t.co/ksHewp5Bsn
21 Oct, 2021 - 02:35 AM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
Listen to R.O. Kwon now and in the future. Shop early! https://t.co/tvYv0qTNtm
21 Oct, 2021 - 12:39 AM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
This: the new play by RETABLOS author @OctavioSolis5 is a 'sequel' to the Grapes of Wrath! Mother Road is running until 10/31 at @SanDiegoREP. https://t.co/WpGxWfPFx3
21 Oct, 2021 - 12:07 AM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
One hour from now - @codepink presents @memomiller. 4:30PM PT! https://t.co/bpyUI8OXA6
20 Oct, 2021 - 10:30 PM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
"A Quilt for David is a posthumous journal of vindication." –Brontez Purnell New from @stevenreigns & our publishing house. https://t.co/J3qCqBcM0u
20 Oct, 2021 - 09:15 PM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
"Once I decided to focus the collection on Kevin and our marriage, the two books increasingly resonated for me, and Mina definitely influenced decisions I made in the material for Bee Reaved." Dodie Bellamy interviewed in @friezeofficial. https://t.co/mONvS40M9J
20 Oct, 2021 - 05:46 PM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
"The stories will slice you in two. The prose in this collection feels so terrifically tight that reading these stories feels like an unraveling." - Michelle Malonzo of @changinghands, describing 'Eat the Mouth That Feeds You' by @CarriFragoza. https://t.co/FK51yBEVdw
20 Oct, 2021 - 05:09 PM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
Our next virtual event is Dodie Bellamy and Chris Kraus in conversation! This one is special, since Dodie has two new books from @SemiotextePress. Tomorrow at 6PM. https://t.co/xadoSCLcO8
20 Oct, 2021 - 12:30 AM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
Great to see Clarence Lusane on Democracy Now! today. https://t.co/aF3f5GI0G1
19 Oct, 2021 - 10:40 PM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
"A recognition of the many groups actively engaged across society in working for transformation across the full spectrum of ‘entangled roots’ that comprise our social and planetary predicament." @buildresilience closely reads @CoxStan's forthcoming book. https://t.co/8k91XJunDn
19 Oct, 2021 - 08:18 PM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
Tomorrow at 4:30PM PT, @codepink is hosting Todd Miller, author of Build Bridges Not Walls, in their webinar series. Tune in. https://t.co/bpyUI96yrE
19 Oct, 2021 - 07:35 PM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
We are at capacity for @GabrielleSelz's in-person event tonight celebrating her new book, Light on Fire, at Hotel Emblem! @ucpress But we wanted to let you know the other events Gabrielle is doing soon, so check out her full calendar on her site here: https://t.co/S02HRsyoCi
19 Oct, 2021 - 06:02 PM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
"It is no accident that climate denialism is strongest in the settler-colonial countries of the Anglosphere." Two of our favorite authors in conversation. via @lithub https://t.co/0cbab9HFqS
19 Oct, 2021 - 03:03 AM UTC
City Lights Books
@CityLightsBooks
"Border violence is caused by the mere existence of the border itself." Build Bridges, Not Walls by @memomiller reviewed in @LAReviewofBooks. https://t.co/Pjb8s5WYb0
19 Oct, 2021 - 01:01 AM UTC

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@brandonshimoda
Also, @USC should give their descendants free tuition. https://t.co/d2blOgoIGZ
20 Oct, 2021 - 09:40 PM UTC
Teri Mattson
@hey_ter
Tonite 7:30pm ET @codepink's WTF is Going on in Latin America & the Caribbean: Climate Change, Displacement & the Border Industrial Complex w/Todd Miller author of Build Bridges, Not Walls and Empire of Borders. YouTube Live: https://t.co/bPDLfsH1Lm ZOOM: https://t.co/Eq7GEH8w74
20 Oct, 2021 - 06:24 PM UTC
The Land Institute
@NatureAsMeasure
"The path to a livable future must be one with public health, ecological balance, racial justice, and democracy at the center of policy." Read @JaneKBrundage's review in @buildresilience of @coxstan's forthcoming book from @CityLightsBooks. #ClimateAction https://t.co/6ZEhcSQcg9
20 Oct, 2021 - 02:21 PM UTC
fragoza
@CarriFragoza
See you at 2pm @fresnocity Thank you Prof. Juan Luis Guzmán for the invitation. #CityLights
19 Oct, 2021 - 06:37 PM UTC
Todd Miller
@memomiller
Climate Change, Displacement, and the Border Industrial Complex. The subject of the conversation I will have with @codepink tomorrow at 430 pm pacific 730 pm eastern. https://t.co/0Ru3hd7Pn8
19 Oct, 2021 - 06:03 PM UTC
Off the Record
@offtherecordnyc
BREAKING: UNLV and @BlackMtnInst announced @believermag will publish its final issue, No. 139, in February/March 2022. "The Believer consumed a significant portion of BMI's resources... there was no path forward to continue publishing the magazine." Full release below.
19 Oct, 2021 - 05:12 PM UTC
Jacqueline Houtman, PhD
@jjhoutman
Celebrate Pride History with these books about LGBTQIA2S+ history and lives. Selected by the Pride Workgroup for October 2021. #BayardRustin #TroublemakerForJustice @CityLightsBooks https://t.co/Zb5WT7VgFl
19 Oct, 2021 - 11:35 AM UTC
Annie Sprinkle
@AnnieSprinkle
Our Sidewalk Ecosex Clinic @Citylightsbooks was really fun & all missions accomplished. Doing something at #CityLights was on my bucket list. Done! Thanks to R brilliant ecosexy clinician team we spread the love, wrote prescriptions for #ecsexual healing and sold lots of #books!
19 Oct, 2021 - 12:16 AM UTC
Gabrielle Selz
@GabrielleSelz
In anticipation of my book launch tomorrow for Light on Fire: The Art and Life of Sam Francis, here are 5 questions I answered for @CityLightsBooks @ucpress @sam_francis_f https://t.co/K3eG2ZNC7o
18 Oct, 2021 - 06:28 PM UTC
University of California Press
@ucpress
Register: Live event at the Emblem Hotel (SF), 10/19, 6pm: @GabrielleSelz (Light on Fire), in conversation w/Patricia Albers, traces the extraordinary life of Sam Francis, one of the celebrated artists of the 20th c. Hosted by @CityLightsBooks & @Litquake https://t.co/Bc4wIaDzAA
18 Oct, 2021 - 01:15 AM UTC
Dr. Reece Jones
@ReeceJonesUH
Nice review of @memomiller's short and powerful Build Bridges not Walls in the @LAReviewofBooks https://t.co/CX2BsqH2Xv
17 Oct, 2021 - 05:15 PM UTC
Annie Sprinkle
@AnnieSprinkle
This is our fun badge design for @CityLightsBooks tomorrow! 3 to 5. 7 clinicians. We'll have ecosexy lab coats, surgical masks. Its outside. Come get your prescription. We can almost guarantee our psycho-magic can cure quarantine blues.Selling/signing books too! #Schmooze w/us!
17 Oct, 2021 - 05:41 AM UTC
U of MN Press
@UMinnPress
Amazing opportunity to join @AnnieSprinkle @ebethstephens & friends in-person @CityLightsBooks this Sunday, 3:00 Pacific, on a mission to make the environmental movement more sexy: https://t.co/ljzHQxfWMR
15 Oct, 2021 - 08:52 PM UTC
Will Potter
@will_potter
This is where I went to high school. It's a suburban DFW town that's become affluent, known for great schools. This stuff is really happening, folks https://t.co/yKcJp4hwiU
15 Oct, 2021 - 06:26 PM UTC

@citylightsbooks's

Tweets

105 tweets
61 retweets
34 replies
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Twitter Client

113 Twitter Web App
67 TweetDeck
20 Twitter for Android
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Retweets

4 - AnnieSprinkle
3 - ucpress
2 - LitofExile
2 - aribanias
2 - memomiller
1 - GrayAreaorg
1 - MichaelPetrelis
1 - HeidiBoghosian
1 - cesegal
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20 - CityLightsBooks
2 - MichaelPetrelis
1 - sarahdrinkwater
1 - maxjohnporter
1 - enkohl
1 - TracyQuanNYC
1 - SageEkere
1 - saint_cetacean
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Hashtags

4 - #CityLightsLIVE
2 - #BannedBooksWeek
1 - #firstclass
1 - #PubDay
1 - #LatinxHeritageMonth
1 - #IndigenousPeoplesDay
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Mentions

7 - @chris_w_shaw
7 - @stevenreigns
4 - @skylightbooks
4 - @_Tongogara_
4 - @Litquake
4 - @memomiller
3 - @maxjohnporter
3 - @MosabAbuToha
3 - @lithub