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