Friday 11/8: Women & Children First hosts an event at The Swedish American Museum in honor of Carmen Maria Machado’s forthcoming memoir, In the Dream House. For this event, Carmen Maria Machado will be in conversation with Emil Ferris. 7 p.m., free with registration.
Sunday 11/10: Women & Children First, in partnership with Loyola University Chicago’s Women’s Studies & Gender Studies Program, welcomes Rebecca Traister to The Wilson Abbey for a conversation with Megan Stielstra about Traister’s most recent book, Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women’s Anger. Tickets available here.
Tuesday 11/12: City Lit Books hosts a reading with Lewis Raven Wallace, author of The View from Somewhere: Undoing the Myth of Journalistic Objectivity. 6:30 p.m., free.
Poetry off the Shelf continues at The Poetry Foundation with readings by John James and Dorothea Lasky. 7 p.m., free.
Women & Children First hosts Lindy West at The Wilson Abbey for a reading, audience Q&A, and book signing for her essay collection, The Witches Are Coming. 7 p.m., tickets here include a copy of the book.
Women & Children First hosts Lewis Raven Wallace for a conversation with Tracy Baim in honor of Wallace’s new book, The View from Somewhere: Undoing the Myth of Journalistic Objectivity. 7 p.m., free.
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