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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…

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:…

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…

Watershed Reading Series: Transformations

Type: Reading This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Jeanette Winterson has said that the writer’s job is transformation. From Ovid to Anne Sexton to Karen Russell, the possibility of radical change, mined from fairy tales and psychological truths and real life, has created enduring art. Come…

WBF: “Bad Kid” reading by David Crabb

Type: * Lecture * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Filled with the music and popular culture of the late-eighties and early-nineties, this refreshingly honest and hilarious coming-of-age memoir from comedian, storyteller, and The Moth host David Crabb tells a…

This Filthy World: An Evening with John Waters

Type: Lecture This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community This Filthy World: An Evening with John Waters Presented by the LGBT Campus Center, Division of Student Life, with the Distinguished Lecture Series-Wisconsin Union Directorate Thursday, October 15, 7:30pm…

Trans Monologues and Gender Spectrum Open Mic

Type: * Performance Art * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Come join the entire Madison community at A Room Of One’s Own Bookstore for this annual night of honest expression about the joys and trials…

Wisconsin Poetry Festival

Type: Festival This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Friends of Lorine Niedecker are hosting the sixth Lorine Niedecker Wisconsin Poetry Festival on Friday, October 10 and Saturday, October 11 at the Dwight Foster Public Library in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin. The goal of the Poetry Festival…