Nov 302013
 

Jess Clarke has been writing since childhood:  short fiction in elementary school; for an “underground” newspaper in junior high school; and several science fiction novellas and novellas in the 1980s and 1990s. Clarke moved to non-fiction in the mid 90s and has published many editorials, political analyses and interviews over the past 15 years. He has edited dozens of books and served as staff editor for Media File (1998-2004) and Race, Poverty & the Environment (2005-2013). This bibliography is divided into 4 sections:

1.) Race, Poverty & the Environment.  (RP&E) Bibliography (2005-2011)

Stable URLs courtesy of JSTOR, the online academic journal host.

2.) Awards and Residencies

3.) Selected Reviews and Project Profiles

4.) 1987-2005 Bibliography

 

1.) RP&E Bibliography (2005-2011)

Title: Autumn Awakening, Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 18, No. 2, Autumn Awakening: From Civil Rights to Economic Justice (2011), pp. 3-4
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554763

Title: Globalization Comes Home
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 18, No. 1 (2011), p. 3
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41555296

Title: Through a Gender Lens: Women Re-energize the Movement
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 17, No. 2 (Fall 2010), pp. 25-29
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554740

Title: Weaving the Threads
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 17, No. 2 (Fall 2010), p. 3
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554731

Title: Carl Anthony: Earth Day and EJ
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 17, No. 1, 20th Anniversary Issue (Spring 2010), pp. 7-10
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554702

Title: Penn Loh: EJ and TJ
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 17, No. 1, 20th Anniversary Issue (Spring 2010), pp. 26-29
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554706

Title: Rinku Sen: Organizing for Racial Justice
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke and Rinku Sen
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 17, No. 1, 20th Anniversary Issue (Spring 2010), pp. 65-69
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554721

Title: 20 Years of RP&E
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 17, No. 1, 20th Anniversary Issue (Spring 2010), pp. 3-4
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/4155469

Title: Climate Change: Catalyst or Catastrophe?
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 16, No. 2, Climate Change: Catalyst or Catastrophe? (Fall 2009), pp. 3-4
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41555156

Title: Everyone Has the Right to
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 16, No. 1, EVERYONE HAS THE RIGHT TO… (Spring 2009), p. 3
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554913

Title: Rights Roundtable
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke, Juliet Ellis, Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins, Renee Saucedo, Adam Kruggel, Shalini Nataraj and Dorothy Kidd
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 16, No. 1, EVERYONE HAS THE RIGHT TO… (Spring 2009), pp. 6-11
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554915

Title: Bus Rider Rights
Author(s): Manuel Criollo and B. Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 16, No. 1, EVERYONE HAS THE RIGHT TO… (Spring 2009), pp. 70-72
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554933

Title: Regional Equity Goes National
Author(s): Carl Anthony, Juliet Ellis, Nathaniel Smith, Cecil Corbin-Mark, Leslie Moody, Dwayne Marsh and Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 15, No. 2, Race and Regionalism (Fall 2008), pp. 33-38
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554615

Title: Race and Regionalism
Author(s): Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 15, No. 2, Race and Regionalism (Fall 2008), p. 3
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554605

Title: New Orleans Black Diaspora: Will the Residents Come Back?
Author(s): Beverly Wright and Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 15, No. 1, Who Owns Our Cities? (Spring 2008), pp. 22-25
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554580

Title: Visions of Richmond, California
Author(s): Scott Braley, Sheryl Lane and Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 15, No. 1, Who Owns Our Cities? (Spring 2008), pp. 41-49
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554586

Title: Can Redevelopment Slow the Black Middle Class Exodus?
Author(s): Fred Blackwell, Jesse Clarke and Juliet Ellis
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 15, No. 1, Who Owns Our Cities? (Spring 2008), pp. 37-40
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554585

Title: Who Owns Our Cities?
Author(s): Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 15, No. 1, Who Owns Our Cities? (Spring 2008), p. 3
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554572

Title: Oaxacan Teachers Organize for Justice
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke and Marcos Leyva
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 14, No. 2, Educating for Equity (Fall 2007), pp. 54-57
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554558

Title: Hope in the Horizontal
Author(s): B. Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 14, No. 2, Educating for Equity (Fall 2007), pp. 3-6
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41554542

Title: Just Jobs? Organizing for Economic Justice
Author(s): Ben Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 14, No. 1, Just Jobs? Organizing for Economic Justice (Spring 2007), p. 3
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41555120

Title: Equity and the Environment: Rebuilding Green—Rebuilding Black
Author(s): Ben Jesse Clarke, Juliet Ellis, Robert Bullard, Don Chen, Paul Epstein, Michel Gelobter, Manuel Pastor, Paloma Pastor, John Talberth and Lynn Wolf
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 13, No. 1, Getting Ready for Change: Green Economics and Climate Justice (Summer 2006), pp. 27-32
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41495681

Title: Getting Ready for Change: Green Economics and Climate Justice
Author(s): Ben Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 13, No. 1, Getting Ready for Change: Green Economics and Climate Justice (Summer 2006), p. 3
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41495673

Title: Moving the Movement: Transportation Justice: 50 Years after the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Author(s): Ben Jesse Clarke
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 12, No. 1, Moving the Movement: Transportation Justice: 50 Years after the Montgomery Bus Boycott (Winter 2005/2006), p. 3
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41555217

Title: Port of Oakland: Private Industry or Public Agency?
Author(s): Ben Jesse Clarke and Hana Baba
Source: Race, Poverty & the Environment, Vol. 12, No. 1, Moving the Movement: Transportation Justice: 50 Years after the Montgomery Bus Boycott (Winter 2005/2006), pp. 35-38
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41555230

 

2.)  Awards and Residencies

Tender Champs, Hospitality House Community Service Award, 2003
California Arts Council, Artist in Residence. 2000, 2001, 2002
San Francisco Arts Commission, Artist-in-Residence, 2002, 2003
Society of Professional Journalists, James Madison Freedom of Information Award, 3/00
San Francisco Bay Guardian, Best Media Activists, 8/99
Writers-on Site, Poets and Writers Inc., New York/Berkeley, 8/96
Windcall  Residents Program, Bozeman, Montana, 10/95
Vanguard Social Justice Sabbatical Fund Finalist, S.F.,  6/95


3. Selected Reviews and Project Profiles
911, Six Months On and Counting, Gara LaMarche, The Nation, April 1. 2002
Editor’s Picks, The Foreign Policy Association, April 1, 2002, www.fpa.org
Editorial Reviews, Elizabeth Schulte, Socialist Worker, April, 2002
The Inner Meaning, Lange Photos Inspire Social Commentary, Dan Ouellette, East Bay Express, June 6, 1997
Until We Are Strong Together, Caroline Heller, Ph.D., Teachers College Columbia
University Press, NY. 1997
Listen to the Night, The Home Team, Jennifer Joseph, Bay Guardian, March 6, 1996
TallMountain Circle Awards, Joyce Jenkins, Poetry Flash, September, 1995
Seeking Refuge, S.F. Plaza the Stage , Annie Nakao, San Francisco Examiner, September 21, 199
Dance Performance On Homeless At U.N. Plaza, The Sun Reporter, Victoria Kirby, August 31, 1995
Voices of Fire, The Zapatistas II, John Gorman, Industrial Worker, May, 1995
Voice of the Voiceless, Mary TallMountain Circle, Mike Dunham, Anchorage Daily News, Nov. 1994
Liberating Literacy, Andrew Bouman, University of California at Berkeley Magazine, Spring, 1992
Creating Hope: Music, Art and Writing Help Homeless, Kathleen Donnelly, San Jose Mercury News, March 1991
Art and Poetry Emerge, Elisa De Carlo, San Francisco Independent, September 27, 1989
Life Becomes Literature in Tenderloin Writers Workshop, Regina Marchi, Tenderloin Times, November, 1988


4.) 1987-2005 bibliography

Media Democracy, Justice Rising, Alliance for Democracy, Fall 2005

Leaving Children Behind, CorpWatch.org, September 23, 2004

Media Money, co-written with Sakura Saunders, CorpWatch.org, August 5, 2004

Tales of Young Urban Squatters, Street Spirit, Oakland, Vol. 10 # 6,  June 2004

Bush’s disastrous campaign against terrorism, co-written with Roger Burbach, Thinkpiece.org, September, 2002

September 11 and the US War; Beyond the Curtain of Smoke,  Co-edited with Roger Burbach, City Lights Publishers, S.F. February, 2002

Oil, Drugs and Blood, Sept. 11 and the U.S. War, City Lights Publishers, S.F. February, 2002

Online Activism, Connect, www.compumentor.org, San Francisco, CA, Spring 2001

Public Relations Office for the Drug War, MediaFile, San Francisco, Vol. 19, #5, Nov., 2000

Corporate Media Interfere with Democracy, co-written with Andrea Buffa,  September 2000, sf.indymedia.org

Power Surge, Bay Guardian, San Francisco, Vol. 34, #51 September 20, 2000

NAB Moves to Kill Low Power FM, Bay Guardian, San Francisco, Vol. 34, #51 Sept. 20, 2000

The Transistor Triangle, MediaFile, San Francisco, Vol. 19, #4, September, 2000 and in Working for Change, Working Assets.com, September, 2000

Trent, Street Spirit, PoorMagazine.org, Oakland, Vol. 5 #7, July 2000,

Mexican University Students Fight Privatization, MediaFile, S.F., Vol. 19, #3, May, 2000

S.F. Dailies Pit Middle Class Against Homeless, MediaFile, S.F., Vol. 19, #1, January, 2000
What’s Next for KPFA? MediaFile, San Francisco, Vol. 18 #5, November, 1999

Progressive Media Victories, MediaFile, San Francisco, Vol. 18 #3, May 1999

Radio Free Iraq, MediaFile, San Francisco, Vol. 18 #1, January, 1999

Balancing Act, Bilingual Education and the Right, MediaFile, S.F., Vol. 17 #5, Nov., 1998

U.S. Censorship, Ways and Means, MediaFile, San Francisco, Vol. 17 #4, September, 1998

Image and Imagination, Encounters with the Photography of Dorothea Lange, Editor Poets & Writers Inc. / Freedom Voices, San Francisco, 1997

Artists Encounter the Poor, Street Spirit, Oakland, Vol. 3 #6, June 1997

Crossing, Street Spirit, Oakland, Vol. 3, #6, June, 1997

Not By Bread Alone, Street Spirit, Oakland, Vol. 3, # 1, January, 1997

Spirit of the Tenderloin, Street Sprit, Oakland, Vol. 2, # 11, December, 1996

Refugee, Pearl Ubungen Dancers and Musicians, San Francisco Arts Commission, Sept.1995

Voice of Fire, Co-editor with essay by Ben Clarke, New Earth Publications, Berkeley, 1994

Tender Side, Tenderloin Times, October, 1991

Writing in Community, Quarterly of Center for Study of Writing and Literacy, Berkeley, Winter, 1991

Mayan Time, Tender Leaves, San Francisco, Vol. 4 #3, 1989

Chasmo, Tender Leaves, San Francisco, Vol. 2 #4, 1987

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