Events

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Charlene Carruthers, author of Unapologetic

A Room of One's Own is thrilled to welcome Charline Carruthers, activist and author of Unapologetic: A Black, Queer and Feminist Mandate for Radical Movements!

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ISBN: 9780807019412
Availability: Backordered
Published: Beacon Press - August 28th, 2018

Silvia Hidalgo, author of How to Be an American

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A Room of One's Own is excited to welcome Silvia Hidalgo, author of How to be an American: A Field Guide to Citizenship!

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$14.99
ISBN: 9781419730757
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Published: Abrams Image - September 25th, 2018

Andrea Gibson, poet and author of Lord of the Butterflies

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A Room of One's Own is thrilled to welcome back poet Andrea Gibson to read from their newest work, Lord of the Butterflies!

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$16.00
ISBN: 9781943735426
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Published: Button Poetry - November 13th, 2018

Poet Nate Marshall, author of Wild Hundreds

A Room of One's Own is thrilled to welcome Nate Marshall, author of Wild Hundreds and an editor of The BreakBeat Poets: New American Poetry in the Age of Hip-Hop!

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$17.00
ISBN: 9780822963837
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Published: University of Pittsburgh Press - September 9th, 2015

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By Kevin Coval (Editor), Quraysh Ali Lansana (Editor), Nate Marshall (Editor)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781608463954
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Published: Haymarket Books - April 7th, 2015

Offsite @ The Orpheum: DeRay Mckesson, Black Lives Matter activist

Join DeRay Mckesson – the internationally recognized civil rights leader and host of the podcast Pod Save the People – for a timely conversation on culture, social justice, and politics. Drawing from his own experiences as an organizer, educator, and public official, DeRay will explore the issues of the day and discuss the subtle structures and inherent biases that impact our communities.

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$25.00
ISBN: 9780525560326
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Published: Viking - September 4th, 2018

Ed Wall, author of Walker administration tell-all Unethical

A Room of One's Own welcomes Ed Wall, in conversation with Matt Rothschild of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign, to discuss the revelations uncovered in his new book, Unethical!

$17.95
SKU: 9781942586432

Offsite @ The Orpheum: Anne Lamott, presented by FCP Live

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FPC Live and A Room of One's Own Bookstore are proud to present Anne Lamott, live at the Orpheum!

Almost Everything: Notes on Hope Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780525537441
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Published: Riverhead Books - October 16th, 2018

Hallelujah Anyway: Rediscovering Mercy Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780735213586
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 4th, 2017

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385480017
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Published: Anchor - September 1st, 1995

Grace (Eventually): Thoughts on Faith Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594482878
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 26th, 2008

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$17.95
ISBN: 9781594631290
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 13th, 2012

Lucy Jane Bledsoe, author of Lava Falls

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Room of One's Own is excited to welcome back Lucy Jane Bledsoe to talk about her new book, Lava Falls!

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$24.95
ISBN: 9780299318505
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: University of Wisconsin Press - September 25th, 2018

Jessica Hopper, author of Night Moves

A Room of One's Own is thrilled to welcome Jessica Hopper, music critic and author of Night Moves!

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$15.95
ISBN: 9781477317884
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Published: University of Texas Press - September 18th, 2018

Madeline Uraneck, author of How to Make a Life

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A Room of One's Own welcomes Madeline Uraneck, who will read from her recently published book, How to Make a Life: A Tibetan Refugee Family and the Midwestern Woman They Adopted. Members of her "adopted family" will join her to discuss Tibetan American culture in Wisconsin, particularly women's issues. A portion of book sales benefits the Wisconsin Tibetan Association.

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$22.95
ISBN: 9780870208553
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Published: Wisconsin Historical Society Press - April 25th, 2018

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