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Bill Mathis author reading

Type: Reading This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Bill Mathis, author of Face Your Fears, a novel dealing with disability, LGBTQ and family, will speak at A Room of One’s Own Bookstore, 315 W. Gorham St., Madison…

Taylor Saracen author signing

Type: Reading This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Taylor Saracen will be at the East Towne Barnes & Noble, Sun. Aug. 5, to sign copies of the first book in her “Rise Up” series, which illuminates pivotal moments in the lives…

Book Launch: “Raising Rosie: Our Story of Parenting An Intersex Child”

Type: * Informational * Reading This Event: * Has LGBTQI content * May be of interest to the LGBTQI community Milwaukee parents Eric Lohman, lecturer and researcher at UWM and Stephani Lohman, an infection prevention nurse with degrees in chemistry, biology, and nursing, share their powerful story of navigating medical…

Becky Albertalli, Julie Murphy, and Katie Cotugno Author Reading

Type: * Reading * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community A Room of One’s Own is proud to welcome three authors of thoughtful young adult books, as part of the HarperCollins Epic Reads tour! Please join…

Aaron Hincklin on Queer Literature Today

Type: Lecture This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The UW-Madison Center for the Humanities is hosting an event with Aaron Hicklin, the editor of Out magazine, the owner of One Grand Books, and a renowned author; he’ll be speaking about the…

Sami Schalk book party for Bodyminds Reimagined

Type: * Reading * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Come celebrate the official release of Dr. Sami Schalk’s first monograph, Bodyminds Reimagined: (Dis)ability, Race, and Gender in Black Women’s Speculative Fiction, published by Duke University…

Friends of the Madison Public Library Charity Book Sale

Type: * Fundraiser * Market This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Friends of the Madison Public Library will be hosting a charity book sale that will take place from February 22-February 25 at the Central Library at 201 W Mifflin Street. Additionally, there will be…

Friends of the Madison Public Library Charity Book Sale

Type: * Fundraiser * Market This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Friends of the Madison Public Library will be hosting a charity book sale that will take place from February 22-February 25 at the Central Library at 201 W Mifflin Street. Additionally, there will be…

Friends of the Madison Public Library Charity Book Sale

Type: * Fundraiser * Market This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Friends of the Madison Public Library will be hosting a charity book sale that will take place from February 22-February 25 at the Central Library at 201 W Mifflin Street. Additionally, there will be…

Friends of the Madison Public Library Charity Book Sale

Type: * Fundraiser * Market This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Friends of the Madison Public Library will be hosting a charity book sale that will take place from February 22-February 25 at the Central Library at 201 W Mifflin Street. Additionally, there will be…

THURSDAY: Madison Children’s Museum To Host Reading of Children’s Book “I Am Jazz” to Support Transgender and Nonbinary Youth as Part of National Effort Inspired by Wisconsin Community

On Thursday, the Madison Children’s Museum will be hosting a reading of I Am Jazz, a children’s book by transgender teen and Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation Youth Ambassador Jazz Jennings, to support transgender and non-binary youth. HRC National Press Secretary Sarah McBride, the first transgender person to address a…

Friends of the Madison Public Library Charity Book Sale

Type: Fundraiser This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Friends of the Madison Public Library will be hosting a charity book sale that will take place from November 2 – November 5 at the Central Library at 201 W Mifflin Street. The hours are as follows: Nov….

Friends of the Madison Public Library Charity Book Sale

Type: Fundraiser This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Friends of the Madison Public Library will be hosting a charity book sale that will take place from November 2 – November 5 at the Central Library at 201 W Mifflin Street. The hours are as follows: Nov….

Friends of the Madison Public Library Charity Book Sale

Type: Fundraiser This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Friends of the Madison Public Library will be hosting a charity book sale that will take place from November 2 – November 5 at the Central Library at 201 W Mifflin Street. The hours are as follows: Nov….

Wisconsin Book Festival

Type: * Festival * Reading This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Discover a new favorite book and listen to readings from local and national authors at the 15th Annual Wisconsin Book Festival, November 2-5, 2017. The four-day festival, held in and…

Friends of the Madison Public Library Charity Book Sale

Type: Fundraiser This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Friends of the Madison Public Library will be hosting a charity book sale that will take place from November 2 – November 5 at the Central Library at 201 W Mifflin Street. The hours are as follows: Nov….

Everything You Wanted to Know about Indians but Were Afraid to Ask

Type: * Informational * Reading This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Anton Treuer, Professor of Ojibwe at Bemidji State University and author of 14 books, will come to speak about his book, “Everything You Wanted to Know about Indians but Were Afraid to Ask”. He will…

Wonder Body adult coloring book workshop

Type: Workshop This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Explore your Wonder Body! The broadly erotic terrain of Wonder Body can also become explicitly erotic. Just think of how the sense of proprioception might be applied to strap-on…

Denise DuBois Author Event

Type: * Reading * Informational This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * Is LGBTQ hosted * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community A Room of One’s Own is delighted to welcome Denise Chanterelle DuBois for a reading and book-signing from her memoir, Self-Made Woman! Denise DuBois’ transformation into…

MPL’s Rock & Read

Type: * Music * Social * Reading This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Madison Public Library Foundation will host its fourth annual Rock & Read fundraiser on Sunday, June 18, from 3-6 p.m. in the Bier Garten at Capital Brewery, 7734 Terrace Ave., Middleton. Rock &…