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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 &…

“The Sea Is Quiet Tonight” author visit and reading

Type: Reading This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Massachusetts author and activist, Michael Ward will read from his book, The Sea Is Quiet Tonight, followed by a talk back at Room of One’s Own, 315 W Gorham St. Tuesday, May 16…

The Art of Racial Difference

Type: * Reading * Lecture * Informational This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Arts + Literature Laboratory 2021 Winnebago Street Madison, WI 53704 March 24, 2017, at 7 PM Public invited to attend. ALL hosts the Madison release event for the book The Social Practice That…

Drag Story Time – Milwaukee

Type: * Fundraiser * Reading * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Milwaukee is ready to celebrate diversity and we are pleased to announce the third MKE Drag Storytime with the lovely Tempest Heat and DJ…

Meredith Russo Author Visit & Unity Art Project

Type: * Reading * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Meredith Russo, author of a book about a transgender teen will be speaking about her book, “If I Was Your Girl.” Dessert bar provided and a community art project will…

Wisconsin Book Festival

Type: * Reading * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Take part in Wisconsin’s premier literary event October 20-23, 2016. This year the Wisconsin Book Festival will host nearly 70 events with opportunities to meet authors, discover new books or favorite writers, and have books…

Launch of Lithium Jesus: A Memoir of Mania

Type: * Reading * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join Charles Monroe-Kane for the launch of his new, riveting memoir, LITHIUM JESUS, in the Community Room of the Madison Central Public Library on Mifflin, co-sponsored by the Wisconsin Book Festival. More event details here:…

Sara Rath at the Roxbury Tavern, fundraiser for Wisconsin Heights schools

Type: * Fundraiser * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Bring your lawn chairs for a great afternoon on the back lawn of the Roxbury Tavern. All proceeds will go to support tutor.com for the Wisconsin Heights School District. Music by Bill and Bobbie Malone…

Murder & Van Gogh at Sequoya Branch Library

Type: Reading This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Who shot Vincent van Gogh? And who would kill to know it? Come join Betsy Draine and Michael Hinden, coauthors of “Death on a Starry Night,” their third Nora Barnes and Toby Sandler mystery novel! When art historian…

Type: Reading 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 local adventurer and author Blair Braverman for a reading and book signing from her new memoir Welcome to the Goddamn…

LGBT Milwaukee traces the history of local pride

Milwaukee, WI. –  Milwaukee Pride, Inc. announces the upcoming publication of LGBT Milwaukee, written by local author Michail Takach with a foreword by Don Schwamb of the Wisconsin LGBT History Project.   LGBT Milwaukee, published by Arcadia Publishing & the History Press as part of the Images of Modern America series,…