Past Events

Chicago Launch of JUNK: Tommy Pico with Erika T. Wurth

02 Jun 19:00 - 21:00 02 Jun 19:00 - 21:00 - Chicago Chicago
Women & Children First Bookstore Women & Children First Bookstore
Please join us in celebrating the publication of Tommy Pico's latest poetry book Junk (Tin House 2018). For this reading and conversation, Pico will be joined by Erika T. Wurth...   More info

The Mermaid book launch

20 Jun 19:30 - 21:30 20 Jun 19:30 - 21:30 - Chicago Chicago
Women & Children First Bookstore Women & Children First Bookstore
Book launch for THE MERMAID's release...   More info

Book Launch Party: The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai

26 Jun 19:00 - 20:30 26 Jun 19:00 - 20:30 - Chicago Chicago
Women & Children First Bookstore Women & Children First Bookstore
Join us as we celebrate the launch of one of the most highly anticipated novels of 2018! THE GREAT BELIEVERS by Rebecca Makkai is a dazzling new novel of friendship and...   More info

Book Talk - Her Own Hero: The Origins of Women's Self-Defense

20 Jul 19:30 - 21:30 20 Jul 19:30 - 21:30 - Chicago Chicago
Women & Children First Bookstore Women & Children First Bookstore
Join us as Wendy L. Rouse presents research from her latest book: Her Own Hero: The Origins of the Women’s Self-Defense Movement. At the turn of the twentieth century, women...   More info


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