Appearances Archive

At Friday's event celebrating the publication of Heyday Books' "The Battle for People's Park" at the California Journalism School. I was a rock star (or so someone told me.) Much thanks to Ken Light & school staff for organizing this. Photo by Clara Mokri.

From left to right: Tom Dalzell (Author of “The Battle for People’s Park: Berkeley, 1969); Frances Dinkelspiel (moderator, cofounder of Berkeleyside); Judy Gumbo; Ken Light (Professor, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism and organizer of photo exhibit and panel on the book); Nacio Jan Brown (photographer whose many photographs of People’s Park include the famous one of the military helicopter indiscriminately spraying CS gas over the campus in May 1969); Steve Wasserman (publisher of Heyday and editor of the book).

Wed, May 15, 2019, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.: Panel - Teach-In on the Park's Legacy of Protest & Resistance - The David Brower Center - 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, California 94704 - Reserve tickets by emailing Emmerich Anklam at

Sat, May 11, 2019, 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.: Book Party : The Battle for People's Park, Berkeley 1969 by Tom Dalzell - The Art House Gallery and Cultural Center - 2905 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, California 94705

Wed-Thurs, October 24 & 25, 2018: Panel - Shaping San Francisco -

Thurs., August 23, 2018: Flight of the Pigasus - 960 W 31st St., Chicago, IL

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018, 7-9 p.m.:Flight of the Pigasus - A re-staging of the infamous "Pigasus" press conference held at what is now Daley Plaza on August 23rd 1968, in which the Yippies nominated a pig for President of the United States. At Maria's Packaged Goods and Community Bar 960 W 31st St, Chicago, IL 60608.

Sunday, November 12, 2017, 5:00 p.m.: Judy Gumbo and Pat Thomas, author of Did It! from Yippie to Yuppie: Jerry Rubin, an American Revolutionary - Pegasus Books, 2349 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA

Friday, October 20 & Saturday, October 21, 2017: From Protest to Resistance: Marking the 50th Anniversary of the March on the Pentagon

Thursday, September 7, 2017, 3:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.: Activists from the Sixties Come Together To Celebrate the Gender Revolution!

The Gender Revolution was examined and commemorated with a series of panels and presentations as a part of the Summer of Love 50th anniversary celebrations at the Koret Auditorium, San Francisco Public Library Civic Center. See video of Judy's appearance at this panel here.

Thursday, March 23, 2017, 7 p.m.: Women of Social Protest Panel - Judy is joined by Judy Juanita, Trina Robbins, and moderator Leah Garchik of the San Francisco Chronicle. At the California Historical Society, 678 Mission St., San Francisco.

Thursday, February 9, 2017, 6 p.m.: Remembering Tom Hayden, Mechanics Institute 57 Post Street, SF, 4th Floor Meeting Room.
See also: Tom Hayden (1939-2016) - A Tribute

Beginning Tuesday, February 7, 2017: See the original Berkeley Tribe with me on the front cover at BAMPFA, in Berkeley, plus 5 other Tribes I loaned BAMPFA for this terrific exhibit.

May 3, 2016 : The May Day Tribe Gathers Again - Harrington Hotel, 11th & E St. NW, Wash. DC. Celebrating the 45th Anniversary of the 1971 May Day protest in DC.

April 28-30, 2016 : Anti-War Symposium, The People Make the Peace, McAlester College, St. Paul, Minn. Featuring film screenings, spoken word, museums and sightseeing as time allows. Campus-wide and city-wide event featuring your experiences as Vietnam War antiwar/peace activists. Find more information at Macalester College's site.

March 22, 2016, 6 p.m. (Tues.): Exhibit and Panel on People's Park, California Historical Society, 678 Mission St., San Francisco

October 21, 2015, 11 a.m. (Wed.): In Deep Radio, Kepler's Books, Menlo Park

October 19, 2015, 6 p.m. (Mon.) : Author Readings: The People Make the Peace - Global Exchange, 2107 Mission St., United 303, San Francisco, CA

October 17, 2015, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Sat.) : Author Readings: The People Make the Peace - Berkeley Main Public Library, 2090 Kittredge St., Berkeley, CA

October 15, 2015, 7 p.m. (Thurs.) : Author Readings: The People Make the Peace - Green Apple Books, 506 Clement St., San Francisco, CA

October 4, 2015 (Sunday) : C-SPAN 3 - Book Discussion on The People Make the Peace. Contributors and editors from the book, The People Make the Peace: Lessons from the Vietnam Antiwar Movement, talk about their personal experiences in the Vietnam antiwar movement. Airs Sunday October 4, 2015 at 4:30 PM. The program will repeat several times during the week and will be made available online.

August 13, 2015 (Sunday) : Berkeley Barb Reunion - Moderator, Barb Editors and Staff Panel.