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Author Signing

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Author Kate Moore in conversation with Veronica Arreola for RADIUM GIRLS

The Radium Girls is the true, untold story of America’s shining girls, the unsuspecting WWI workers slowly poisoned in the glowing radium-dial factories in Orange, NJ and Ottawa, IL, and their heroic fight for justic

Event date: 
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 7:30pm
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Launch Party for Kay Ulanday Barrett with special guests H. Melt, Francesca Royster & Darien R. Wendell

Join us as we welcome Kay Ulanday Barrett for the Chicago launch party for their poetry collection, WHEN THE CHANT COMES.

Event date: 
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicag, IL 60640

Author Reading: Julie Scelfo, THE WOMEN WHO MADE NEW YORK

Join Julie Scelfo, author of "The Women Who Made New York," who will tell stories about the builders, artists, activists, politicians, caretakers and creatives who made New York City into a world capital—and changed the course of human histor

Event date: 
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Indie Bookstore Day!

Event date: 
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 10:00am to 7:00pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Book Launch Party: Of This Much I'm Sure: A Memoir by Nadine Kenney Johnstone

Join us to celebrate the launch for Of This Much I'm Sure: A Memoir by Nadine Kenney Johnstone.

Event date: 
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Book Launch Party: Renee Engeln, BEAUTY SICK

Join us for the launch celebration of Renee Engeln's new book, Beauty Sick: How the Cultural Obsession with Appearance Hurts Girls and Women. 

Event date: 
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Author Reading: Laura Sook Duncombe

Join us for a free reading, conversation, and signing with Laura Sook Duncombe!
 
Event date: 
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Author Reading: Jen Sincero, You Are a Badass at Making Money

Join us for a free reading and book-signing with bestselling author Jen Sincero

Event date: 
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
523
Chicago, IL 60640

Poetry Reading: Morgan Parker, There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyonce

Women & Children First is honored to welcome Morgan Parker for a reading from her acclaimed collection, There Are More Beautiful Things

Event date: 
Friday, May 12, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Author Reading: Jessica Teich

Event date: 
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Author Conversation: Meredith Maran & Gina Frangello

Join us for a not-to-be-missed conversation about starting over featuring Meredith Maran and Gina Frangello. Maran and Frangello will be discussing Maran's new memoir, The New Old Me.

Event date: 
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 7:30pm
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Poetry Reading: Ari Banias with Lara Mimosa Montes, Erika Sanchez, and T Clutch Fleischmann

In collaboration with Columbia College Chicago's Creative Writing Department, we're proud to host an evening of poetry featuring:

Event date: 
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 7:30pm
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