Posts tagged “bluestockings”
August 21, 2013
Crowdfunding Your Queer Project: A Panel Conversation
September 5th at 7 PMThursday, September 5th at 7 PM Bluestockings 172 Allen St. New York, NY 10002 Cory Silverberg, author of “What Makes a Baby,” will be speaking about his success from his kickstarter!
You have a great idea. You may even have a hearty platform. But can you translate that into enough funds to support your project? Join Cory Silverberg, What Makes a Baby, Allison Moon, Tales of the Pack series, and kd diamond, Salacious Magazine, as they discuss what worked, what didn’t, and what they didn’t see coming. This event is free
Author and sex educator Cory Silverberg turned to crowd funding to raise funds to publish his first children’s book about reproduction. He hoped to raise $9,500 in 30 days. He raised it in less than 24 hours and by the end of the project had raised over $65,000.
June 5, 2013Double Fist: A Reading with Chavisa Woods & Jeanne Thornton Wednesday, June 5th @ 7pm Bluestockings Bookstore, Fair Trade Cafe, and Activist Center 172 Allen St New York, NY
In The Dream of Doctor Bantam, Jeanne Thornton tells an unlikely love story of rough, chain-smoking Texan Julie Thatch and her lover, Patrice. When Julie’s hero and sister dieds after being hit by a car, she finds her self gravitating to Patrice- someone strangely similar to her sister, and someone who is also a member of the Scientology-esque Institute of Temporal Illusion.
The Albino Album is a novel as songs that tells the epic story of a girl who rides the line between abandon and lunacy on a speeding albino horse.
March 28, 2012
Hi New York!
Author of Rise of the Videogame Zinesters Anna Anthropy will be at Bluestockings on March 28 at 7 p.m.
Bluestockings is located at 172 Allen Street between Stanton and Rivington.
April 21, 2011On Thursday, April 21st at 7pm, Elizabeth Abbott will be reading from her new book, A History of Marriage. Bluestockings is at 172 Allen Street. This event is FREE.
April 21, 2011April 27, 2011, 7:00 pm, Bluestockings bookstore will host Mischa Merz, author of The Sweetest Thing. Mischa's latest work chronicles her journey across America as she competes in several tournaments, giving readers a rare glimpse in the world of women's boxing. Location: 172 Allen Street New York, NY 10002. For more information go to www.bluestockings.com.
November 8, 2010Nov. 8, 2010, 7:00PM, Bluestockings bookstore welcomes Cathy Wilkerson as she reads from her latest work, Flying Close to the Sun: My Life and Times as a Weatherman, the story of how a white middle-class girl became a part of Weather Underground, one of the most notorious groups of the '60s. Location: 172 Allen Street New York, NY 10002.
October 21, 2010October 21, 2010, 7:00PM, Bluestockings Bookstore will feature Ted Rall to discuss his latest work The Anti-American Manifesto. Location: 172 Allen St. New York, NY 10002. For more information about the event and pricing, go to http://bluestockings.com.
November 16, 2009
November 16, 7pm, Bluestockings, 172 Allen Street, New York, NY 10002. With Anne Beatts, Brent Jennings, Philip Littell, and Tajamika Paxton.
October 17, 2009
October 17, 7pm, Bluestockings, 172 Allen Street, New York City, NY 10002. For more information, check Bluestockings’s events calendar.
September 23, 2009
September 23, 7pm, Bluestockings Radical Books, 172 Allen St, New York, NY 10002. For more information, visit bluestockings.com.