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Women & Children First

5233 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60640

United States

(773) 769-9299; wcfbooksaol.com

Type: Bookstore — Not set

Web site: http://www.womenandchildrenfirst.com

Events: http://womenandchildrenfirst.com/event

Description: Great bookstore! Strong on feminist and lesbian literature, they sponsor a lot of events (book readings, book clubs, etc.), and the staff is always helpful.

Added by: lilithcat.  Contacted: Not contacted.  Venue ID: 34250

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Upcoming events

Aug
4
Inventory (Monday, August 4 at 11am)
Inventory Day

On Monday, August 4th, Women & Children First will be closed for inventory. We will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, August 5th at 11:00 a.m.

Location: Street: 5233 N. Clark St. City: Chicago, Province: Illinois Postal Code: 60640-2122 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Aug
27
Roxane Gay will be promoting Bad Feminist (Wednesday, August 27 at 7:30pm)
Roxane Gay will be promoting Bad Feminist (added from HarperCollins)
Sep
7
Copper Magic (Sunday, September 7 at 4:30pm)
Meet Julia Mary Gibson as she reads from her debut novel Copper Magic. (added from Macmillan)
Sep
10
Mary Gordon (Wednesday, September 10 at 7:30pm)
Mary Gordon (Circling My Mother, Final Payments, Joan of Arc, Pearl, Reading Jesus, The company of women, The Love of My Youth, The Shadow Man, The Stories of Mary Gordon, The Liar's Wife, The Woman Warrior, China Men)

Mary Gordon's most recent work is The Liar's Wife, a collection of four novellas, published by Pantheon in August 2014. She is the author of six novels, including Final Payments, Pearl, and The Love of My Youth; the memoirs The Shadow Man and Circling My Mother; and The Stories of Mary Gordon, which was awarded the Story Prize. She has received numerous other honors, including a Lila Wallace-Reader′s Digest Writers′ Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and an Academy Award for Literature from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. She teaches at Barnard College and lives in New York City. (added from Random House)… (more)
Apr
16
Rachel Louise Snyder (Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 7:30pm)
Rachel Louise Snyder is a writer, radio commentator, and professor of creative writing at American University. The author of Fugitive Denim: A Moving Story of People and Pants in the Borderless World of Global Trade, she has contributed regularly to NPR’s All Things Considered and she hosted the public radio series, Global Guru and Latitudes. Her writing has appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, Slate, Salon, The Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, and the New Republic. Originally from Chicago, she has lived in Boston, London, and Phnom Penh, and currently lives in Washington, DC, with her husband and daughter. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Sep
2
Roxane Gay will be promoting Bad Feminist (Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 7:30pm)
Roxane Gay will be promoting Bad Feminist (added from HarperCollins)

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