Join 702WI at Olbrich Botanical Gardens for this special author event with award-winning environmental journalist Ben Goldfarb, who will discuss his book Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter. The event is ticketed, with a portion of all proceeds donated to Olbrich, and will be followed by a book signing.
Join 702WI at Johnson Public House for this free author event with Jeannie Vanasco on Sunday, October 20th at 7pm. Vanasco will read from and discuss her powerful new memoir Things We Didn’t Talk About When I Was a Girl with Madison Writers’ Studio cofounder Michelle Wildgen. Note: The event is free but space is […]
Join 702WI at Goodman Community Center for this free author event with Tami Charles, who will discuss her new young adult novel Becoming Beatriz, talk about her writing process, and sign copies of her books! Students are welcome to attend. The event is free but space is limited, so please RSVP on our website: www.702wi.com
With special guest, State Representative Melissa Sargent In 1919, decades of activism by suffragists culminated in Congress’s passage of the Nineteenth Amendment, affirming that the right to vote “shall not be denied… on account of sex.” On the centennial anniversary of this historical legislation, we celebrate not only the amendment itself but the ideals it […]
Authors Adam Gnade and Nathaniel Kennon Perkins’ traveling punk-lit roadshow, the “We are Here Holy Shit Tour,” hits Madison on August 13th! Gnade and Perkins will be reading from their new books, along with local authors. Gnade will be performing a set of “talking songs” off his new album, The Goddamn Marching Tide. Perkins and Gnade will […]
Join 702WI at ZIP-DANG on for a special event with cross-stitch artist Stephxstitch, who will demonstrate a stitch and talk about her new book Feminist Cross-Stitch. A book sale and signing will follow. The event is free. Also, attendees will receive 15% off all Zip-Dang store purchases! Make a statement—and smash the patriarchy, one stitch […]