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Book Signing: Chelsea Clinton, START NOW!

Event date: 
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 12:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Book Launch Party: UNAPOLOGETIC by Charlene Carruthers

Event date: 
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
Reva and David Logan Arts Center
915 E 60th St.
Chicago, IL 60637

Author Conversation: Jessica Hopper & Megan Stielstra

Event date: 
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Book Launch Party: SMALL ANIMALS by Kim Brooks

Join us for the launch party for one of the most highly anticipated nonfiction books of the year, Small Animals by local author Kim Brooks! For this event, Kim will be in conversation with Kathleen Rooney.

Event date: 
Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Poetry Reading: Fatimah Asghar, IF THEY COME FOR US

 
Event date: 
Sunday, August 12, 2018 - 6:00pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Author Conversation: Porochista Khakpour & Megan Stielstra

Join us for a reading, conversation, and book-signing with Porochista Khakpour for her new memoir, Sick. For this event, Porochista will be in conversation with Megan Stielstra.

Event date: 
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Ottessa Moshfegh in conversation with Jac Jemc

Join us for a free event featuring Ottessa Moshfegh in conversation with local author Jac Jemc. The pair will be discussing Moshfegh's forthcoming novel, My Year of Rest and Relaxation.

Event date: 
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Author Reading: THE TERRIBLE by Yrsa Daley-Ward

We are so excited to host Yrsa Daley-Ward for a reading, Q&A, and book-signing in celebration of her new book, The Terrible.

Event date: 
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
Swedish American Museum
5211 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

TOMMY PICO in conversation with ERIKA T. WURTH

Please join us in celebrating the publication of Tommy Pico's latest poetry book Junk (Tin House 2018). For this reading and conversation, Pico will be joined by Erika T. Wurth.

Event date: 
Saturday, June 2, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
5233 N CLARK ST
CHICAGO, IL 60640-2122

Melissa Broder in conversation with Megan Stieslstra

In celebration of her new novel, The Pisces, Melissa Broder (@sosadtoday) will be in conversation with local author Megan Stielstra (The Wrong Way to Save Your Life).

Event date: 
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Event address: 
Uptown Underground
4707 N. Broadway
Chicago, IL 60640

Franchesca Ramsey in conversation with Luvvie Ajayi

Women & Children First is honored to welcome the hilarious and incisive Franchesca Ramsey in conversation with Luvvie Ajayi.

Event date: 
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
Wilson Abbey
935 W. Wilson
Chicago, IL 60640

Chicago Book Launch: MEATY (the re-issue) by Samantha Irby

Women & Children First is thrilled to host the Chicago launch celebration for MEATY by Samantha Irby. This reissue of Irby's first essay collection is updated to include new content and a killer new cover.

Event date: 
Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Wilson Abbey
935 W. Wilson
Chicago, IL 60660

Cecile Richards in conversation with David Axelrod

Women & Children First is honored to welcome Cecile Richards for the only Chicago stop on her book tour for MAKE TROUBLE: STANDING UP, SPEAKING OUT, AND FINDING THE COURAGE TO LEAD.

Event date: 
Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Event address: 
Senn High School Auditorium
5900 N. Glenwood
Chicago, IL 60660

Meg Wolitzer in conversation with Greta Johnsen

Join us as we welcome Meg Wolitzer back to Women & Children First in celebration of her acclaimed new novel, The Female Persuasion.
Event date: 
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Women & Children First
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

Christine Lahti in conversation with Bernardine Dohrn

We're thrilled to welcome Christine Lahti in conversation with Bernardine Dohrn in celebration of Christine's forthcoming essay collection, True Stories from an Unreliable Eyewitness: A Feminist Coming of Age.

Event date: 
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Swedish American Museum
5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

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