JentriFree Speech Movement veteran, perennial activist, and local writer Jentri Anders will join me at 7:00 p.m. on KHSU this Thursday evening to discuss the history of the Bay Area new left and its importance to activists today.

She has a blog about Sohum:  Sojourn in the Land of Shum

And she has a blog dedicated to the social history of Berkeley in the 60s.

Author of Beyond Counterculture: The Community of Mateel

And interviewed as the “token follower” in Berkeley in the documentary Berkeley in the Sixties, which is available on Netflix Instant.

The show is intended to commemorate today’s 50 anniversary of the protest at Sproul Hall and Mario Savio’s famous gears speech.