July-August 2017

Songs of Slavery and Emancipation The big news is that, in June, Songs of Slavery and Emancipation was awarded a grant by the city of Schaffhausen. The project was launched two years ago (see: February 2015 news http://matcallahan.com/?p=162) and headway was made last...

May-June 2017

Dear Friends: Yvonne and I will be performing at the James Connolly Festival in Dublin May 11th at 7:30pm. I’ll be giving a talk about my book, The Explosion of Deferred Dreams, May 12th at 2pm. Dublin, Ireland Here are the details of the two events: Mat...

February-March-April 2017

Dear Friends: As everyone reading this site is already aware, my new book is now available. In December I launched the book in the San Francisco Bay Area both because that is where the events discussed in the book originally took place and because the commemoration of...

October 2016

Dear Friends: The Explosion of Deferred Dreams will soon be available.  Given its theme is musical renaissance and social revolution in San Francisco, what better place could there be for its debut.  If anyone wants more information please contact me at:...