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We Were Going to Change the World: Panel and Book Signing


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Join several of the amazing women from the book, We Were Going to Change the World: Interviews with Women from the 1970s and 1980s Southern California Punk Rock Scene and the author Stacy Russo for a panel discussion and book signing! The punk rock scene of the 1970s and 1980s in Southern California is widely acknowledged as one of the most vibrant, creative periods in all of rock and roll history. We Were Going to Change the World captures the stories of women who were active in the scene through interviews with musicians, journalists, photographers, and fans.

About Stacy Russo
Stacy Russo, a librarian and professor at Santa Ana College, is a poet, writer, and artist. Her books include Love Activism (Litwin Books), Life as Activism: June Jordan’s Writings from The Progressive (Litwin Books); and The Library as Place in California (McFarland). Her articles, poetry, and reviews have appeared in Feminist Teacher, Feminist Collections, American Libraries, Counterpoise, Library Journal, Chaffey Review, Serials Review, and the anthology Open Doors: An Invitation to Poetry (Chaparral Canyon Press). She is currently working on the book project A Better World Starts Here: Activists and Their Work.