Author Elena Passarello comes to 702WI on Friday, October 27th to read from and discuss her new book Animals Strike Curious Poses! This collection of essays investigates a different famous animal named and immortalized by humans. Space is limited and tickets are FREE. Please RSVP online at http://www.702wi.com/eventscalendar.html
Author Marie Benedict comes to 702WI on Sunday, October 22nd to read from and discuss her novel The Other Einstein! Her book tells the story of Einstein’s wife, a brilliant, fascinating woman whose light was lost in the famed scientist’s enormous shadow. Visit www.702WI.com/eventscalendar for info and tickets. All of the proceeds from the ticket […]
702WI welcomes two novelists as they read from and discuss their new books: KARL GEARY, author of Montpelier Parade, and MIN JIN LEE, author of Pachinko (recently nominated for the National Book Award). Wed, Sept 27 @ 7pm. The evening includes snacks, and both authors will sign books.
1-2 pm – Get Published! Panel You’ve got a manuscript, now get published! Wisconsin authors Fabu, Lori M. Lee, and Sarah White will reveal tips and tricks for getting published. 2:30-4:30 pm – Author Blitz Get inspired during this fast-paced event. Bask in the pleasure of being read aloud to by six local authors, then […]
Since 1977, Madison has hosted an annual spring event called WisCon, a convention that aims to highlight the role of women and other marginalized groups in science fiction. It proudly calls itself the world’s first feminist science-fiction convention. The 41st annual WisCon takes place May 26–29 at the Madison Concourse Hotel. Ahead of the event, […]
Before the age of the internet, musicians and artists had to fight tooth and nail to get their work noticed. This ethos manifested itself in the punk and DIY movements, anticipating the eventual rise (and perhaps fall) of indie rock.