HODP Reading: Portland

The first stop on my book tour for Hope and Other Dangerous Pursuits will be tonight, at home here in Portland. Here are the details:

Laila Lalami
Wednesday the 5th
Powell’s City of Books

Do please come and cheer me on!


  • Cynicism trades hope for despair.
  • Imagine what Elizabeth Warren & Bernie Sanders—and all their supporters—could accomplish if they worked together.
  • Imagine if we didn’t pay attention to what pundits have to say about which candidate is more electable.
  • Imagine if liberals and progressives stopped giving Trump airtime through retweets, replies, and citations. The mor… https://t.co/CljmW1YB1B

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