44 Years of University Press Books!

Wednesday Jul 18 2018   5:30 PM
University Press Books  2430 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA  map

Please join us to celebrate 44 years of University Press Books and Musical Offering and Café


  • Book signings by Oliver James, George Lakoff, Michael Pollan, Mary Roach, Sandy Stier
  • Small bites by Erick Balbuena in the Musical Offering Café
  • Snacks and tea at Café Ohlone on the back patio
  • Beer from Ocean View Brewery
  • An assortment of wine and other delicious libations
  • Exhibit featuring the paintings of Charles Blackwell
  • Live music

All books and music 20% off during the party as a thank you for your support over the years! More info here.

Oliver JamesOliver James was born in Berkeley in 1991. He started watching birds in his backyard on Colusa Avenue at age five and never turned back. Since then he has competed in national birding tournaments, worked as a birding tour guide, and joined ornithological research teams from Peru to Alaska. He graduated from Berkeley High School in 2009 and Wesleyan University in 2014 with a degree in biology and environmental studies. James is also the author of A Field Guide to the Birds of Wesleyan (Wesleyan University Press, 2014).