Tonight, A Room of One’s Own Bookstore hosts Joel Christian Gill with “Strange Fruit: Uncelebrated Narratives from Black History” – a graphic anthology of stories from African American history that exemplifies success in the face of great adversity. This is at 6pm at the bookstore, 315 West Gorham. For more info, call 257-7888.
Tomorrow, First Church hosts “Combating Poverty – Elevating the Debate,” to discuss what poverty looks like in our state and city, and how to make a difference. This is tomorrow from noon to 4pm at First United Methodist Church, 203 Wisconsin Avenue. Please RSVP by calling 608-837-3108.
Get ready for Madison’s 2nd annual “Print and Resist” – a free, day-long festival of zines, political print media, handmade books, grassroots journals, and experimental publications. This year’s Print and Resist will be on Saturday, November 1st, with exhibitors showcasing their work, and hands-on workshops. Zinesters, writers, and print artists are encouraged to apply for a table or workshop by this Wednesday October 1st. Details at madisonprintandresist.wordpress.com.