Choice Words: Writers on Abortion Roundtable Event

Event date: 
Monday, September 14, 2020 - 6:30pm
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A Room of One's Own, in collaboration with POWERS (Pregnancy Options WI: Education, Resources, Support); Women's Medical Fund WI, Persist - Progressive Women Activists of Washington County, and the Black Earth Institute, presents a virtual conversation via Zoom between contributors to the new essay collection Choice Words: Writers on Abortion!

Choice Words editor and acclaimed feminist poet and author Annie Finch, as well as Choice Words writers/contributors Manisha Sharma, Alina Stefanescu, Desiree Cooper, and Nicole Walker, will  perform readings from the book, participate in a discussion, and answer your questions! The first major anthology about abortion, Choice Words spans six continents with work by Margaret Atwood, Gwendolyn Brooks, Langston Hughes, Ursula K. LeGuin, Audre Lorde, Joyce Carol Oates, Ntozake Shange, Gloria Steinem, Amy Tan, Lindy West, Mary Wollstonecraft, and many more.

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*** To learn how to use Choice Words: Writers on Abortion to build feminist community and create a culture of abortion without apology, check out Choice Words Action at 


NOTE: Below, you will find two separate links to purchase Choice Words. The first should be used for personal purchases. Using the second link will signal that the book is being purchased as part of the book drive, to donate to the employees of Affiliated Medical Services in Milwaukee. 


Event address: 
315 W. Gorham St.
Madison, WI 53703-2218
Choice Words: Writers on Abortion Cover Image
By Annie Finch (Editor), Audre Lorde (Contribution by), Dorothy Parker (Contribution by)
ISBN: 9781642591484
Availability: Usually Ships in 2-7 Days
Published: Haymarket Books - April 7th, 2020