Author Signing

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Author Reading: Sarah Perry, AFTER THE ECLIPSE

When Sarah Perry was twelve, she saw a partial eclipse of the sun, an event she took as a sign of good fortune for her and her mother, Crystal.

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

Author Conversation: Carmen Maria Machado & Gina Frangello

In this debut collection, Carmen Maria Machado blithely demolishes the borders between psychological realism and science fiction, comedy and horror, fantasy and fabulism.

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

Author Reading: QUEER CLOUT by Timothy Stewart Winter (paperback tour)

Join us for a free reading, audience Q&A, and book-signing to celebrate the paperback release of the award-winning Queer Clout: Chicago and the Rise of Gay Politics. Tracing the gay movement's path since the 1950s from the cl

Event date: 
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Book Launch Party: NO RELATION by Paula Carter

Come celebrate the release of No Relation, Paula Carter’s debut collection of flash memoir. 

Event date: 
Friday, November 17, 2017 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Mama, LOOK! Story time

Award-winning children's author, Patricia J.

Event date: 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Book Launch Party: Subject to Change: Trans Poetry & Conversation

Come celebrate the Chicago launch of

Event date: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Book Launch Party: CIVILIZATION MAKES ME LONELY by Jennifer Nelson

Event date: 
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Brit Bennett in conversation with Britt Julious for the paperback tour of THE MOTHERS

Join us as we welcome Brit Bennett to Women & Children First to discuss her debut novel, The Mothers, with local writer Britt Julious.

Event date: 
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Author Reading: Patricia Ann McNair & David Trinidad

Dancing to the jukebox in dark taverns; saying goodbye to her father on the last morning of his life; having sex in the backseat of a car at a drive-in movie; drinking scotch in a nightclub in Havana, Cuba, and coffee in Paris; making up

Event date: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Feminist Craft Circle

 

Event date: 
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Book Launch Party: A DATE TO DIE by Anne Laughlin

We're thrilled to welcome Anne Laughlin back to Women & Children First for the launch of her new mystery, A Date to Die. For this event, Anne will be joined by special guest poet Beth Feldman Brandt.

Event date: 
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Author Conversation: Jeannie Vanasco & Daniel Raeburn

Join us for the an author conversation featuring Jeannie Vanasco and Daniel Raeburn. The two will be discussing Vanasco's highly anticipated memoir, THE GLASS EYE.

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

Book Launch Party: PENELOPE MARCH IS MELTING by Jeff Ruby

Event date: 
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Book Launch Party: Code of the West by Sahar Mustafah

Come celebrate the launch of Sahar Mustafah's debut, prize-winning short story collection, Code of the West.

Event date: 
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Author Reading: Tim Taranto, ARS BOTANICA

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

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