The following events list celebrations of Dexter Gordon’s legacy, and the book tour schedule for the new biography by Maxine Gordon entitled Sophisticated Giant: The Life and Legacy of Dexter Gordon (University of California Press).

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Concert Tribute to Dexter Gordon and Billy Higgins with Maxine Gordon

November 9, 2018 [8:00 PM]

Venue:  World Stage Performance Gallery, 4321 Degnan Boulevard ,Los Angeles, CA, 90008 United States

Book Discussion with Farah Jasmine Griffin, Fred Moten and Maxine Gordon 

November 13, 2018 [7:00 PM]

Venue:  McNally Jackson Books, 52 Prince Street ,New York, NY, 10012 United States

Book Discussion with Reuben Jackson, JazzAlive, UDC and Maxine Gordon

November 15, 2018 [6:30 PM]

Venue:  Busboys and Poets, 4th and V 2021, 14th Street NW, Washington, DC United States

Filmoteca screening of Round Midnight, events sponsored by the US Consul in Barcelona with Maxine Gordon

November 21, 2018 [6:30 PM]

Venue:  Barcelona Jazz Festival

Concert Tribute to Dexter Gordon with Maxine Gordon

November 22, 2018 [9:00 PM]

Venue:  Luz de Gas, Barcelona, Spain

Book Signing and LP Listening Session with Maxine Gordon

November 28, 2018 [7:00 PM]

Venue:  Honest Jon's Records, 278 Portobello Road, London, England, W10 5TE United Kingdom

Book Signing and Discussion with Farah Jasmine Griffin and Maxine Gordon

December 5, 2018 [7:00 PM]

Venue:  Uncle Bobbie's Coffee & Books, 5445 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA, 19144 United States

Screening of Round Midnight and Discussion by Maxine Gordon

December 13, 2018 [6:30 PM]

Venue:  Library of Congress, Mary Pickford Theater, James Madison Building 101, Independence Avenue, Southeast Washington, DC, 20540 United States

Book Signing and Discussion with Maxine Gordon

December 18, 2018 [12:00 PM]

Venue:  92nd Street Y, 1395 Lexington Avenue (between 91st and 92nd Streets), New York City, NY United States

Book Discussion and Signing with Wayne Winborne, Executive Director - Institute of Jazz Studies, Rutgers University and Maxine Gordon

December 20, 2018 [7:30 PM]

Venue:  Clement's Place, 15 Washington Street, Newark, NJ United States