Events

News posts and recaps of events (posted separately from the event pages)

#transgirlsummer With Romance Authors Penny Aimes and May Peterson!

trans romance event

A Room of One's Own welcomes trans romance writers Penny Aimes, author of For the Love of April French, and May Peterson, author of The Calyx Charm, for a virtual event on Crowdcast!

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For the Love of April French Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780369716026
Availability: Available Now
Published: Carina Adores - August 30th, 2021

The Calyx Charm Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781488055201
Availability: Available Now
Published: Carina Press - July 12th, 2021

A Virtual Conversation with Darrel McLeod, author of PEYAKOW, and Steffan Triplett!

Darrel McLeod event

A Room of One's Own welcomes Darrel McLeod, author of Peyakow: Reclaiming Cree Dignity, for a virtual conversation on Crowdcast with journalist Steffan Triplett!

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Peyakow: Reclaiming Cree Dignity Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571313973
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Published: Milkweed Editions - August 10th, 2021

A Virtual Conversation With Thulani Davis, author of NOTHING BUT THE MUSIC, and Barry Singer!

Thulani Davis event photo

A Room of One's Own welcomes poet and historian Dr. Thulani Davis, author (most recently) of Nothing But the Music, for a virtual event on Crowdcast with fellow author Barry Singer!

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Nothing But the Music: Documentaries from Nightclubs, Lofts, Dance Halls & a Tailor's Shop in Dakar Cover Image
By Thulani Davis, Jessica Hagedorn (Foreword by), Tobi Haslett (Introduction by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9781733723565
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Published: Blank Forms Editions - January 5th, 2021

A Virtual Conversation with Shelley Parker-Chan, author of SHE WHO BECAME THE SUN, Lee Mandelo, author of SUMMER SONS, and Alix E. Harrow!

Parker-Chan Harrow Mandelo event photo

A Room of One's Own welcomes Shelley Parker-Chan, author of She Who Became the Sun, for a virtual conversation on Crowdcast with fellow author Alix E. Harrow!

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She Who Became the Sun Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250621801
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Published: Tor Books - July 20th, 2021

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Summer Sons Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250790286
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Published: Tordotcom - September 28th, 2021

Paperback Book Launch for N.K. Jemisin's THE CITY WE BECAME!

City We Became launch event

A Room of One's Own is thrilled to announce our partnership in the virtual book launch of N.K.

The City We Became: A Novel (The Great Cities Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316509886
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Published: Orbit - July 27th, 2021

Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780525560562
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Published: Penguin Books - February 23rd, 2021

Editors of FAT & QUEER Anthology in Conversation with Contributing Author Jonathan Hillman!

Fat & Queer event

A Room of One's Own welcomes Miguel M. Morales and Tiff Joshua TJ Ferentini, co-editors of the new anthology Fat & Queer, for a virtual conversation on Crowdcast with Jonathan Hillman, a contributing author to the anthology!

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Fat and Queer: An Anthology of Queer and Trans Bodies and Lives Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781787755062
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Published: Jessica Kingsley Publishers - May 21st, 2021

[POSTPONED] A Virtual Conversation with Randi Triant, author of A NEW LIFE, and Sarah Anne Johnson, author of THE LAST SAILOR!

Randi Triant and Sarah Anne Johnson

Edit: Due to personal circumstances, this event has been postponed. A new date and time will be announced soon!

A Room of One's Own welcomes Randi Triant, author of A New Life, and Sarah Anne Johnson, author of The Last Sailor, for a virtual conversation on Crowdcast!

A New Life Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781952270284
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All sales of this book are final--it is print on demand and may take up to 3 weeks to arrive.
Published: Sapphire Books Publishing - June 1st, 2021

The Last Sailor Cover Image
$16.99
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ISBN: 9781402298530
Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - November 17th, 2020

A Virtual Conversation with Amy Sohn, author of THE MAN WHO HATED WOMEN, and Ruth Franklin!

Amy Sohn event

A Room of One's Own welcomes Amy Sohn, author of the forthcoming The Man Who Hated Women, for a virtual conversation on Crowdcast with fellow writer and critic Ruth Franklin!

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The Man Who Hated Women: Sex, Censorship, and Civil Liberties in the Gilded Age Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250174819
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - July 6th, 2021

A Virtual Book Launch for WE ARE THE BABY-SITTERS CLUB!

A Room of One's Own welcomes Megan Milks and Marisa Crawford, editors of the new anthology We Are the Baby-Sitters Club, for a virtual book launch on Crowdcast featuring a bevy of contributing authors, including: Kristen Arnett, Jamie Broadnax, Yumi Sakugawa, Jeanne Thornton, Kim Hutt Mayhew, Jennifer Epperson, Kristen Felicetti, and Jack Shepherd!

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We Are the Baby-Sitters Club: Essays and Artwork from Grown-Up Readers Cover Image
By Marisa Crawford (Editor), Megan Milks (Editor), Mara Wilson (Foreword by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781641604901
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Published: Chicago Review Press - July 6th, 2021

A Virtual Conversation with R.B. Simon, author of THE GOOD TRUTH, and Chris Stark, author of CARNIVAL LIGHTS!

R.B. Simon and Chris Stark event

A Room of One's Own welcomes local poet R.B. Simon, author of The Good Truth, and Lambda Literary Award finalist Chris Stark, author of Carnival Lights, for a virtual conversation on Crowdcast!

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Carnival Lights Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781615995776
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Published: Modern History Press - June 15th, 2021

The Good Truth Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781646625383
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All sales of this book are final--it is print on demand and may take up to 3 weeks to arrive.
Published: Finishing Line Press - July 2nd, 2021

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