Litquake's Women's Night: Mothers
Writers Read About Mothers and Motherhood for Litquake's Women's Night
Death, premature birth, mothers from hell, rebellion against cultural and maternal norms, the choice to opt out of motherhood completely and more topics related to mothers and motherhood will occupy the evening as Litquake's Women's Night tackles Mothers: The Good, the Bad and the Untidy
. From literary fiction to humorous nonfiction, this event offers readings from across the spectrum. Performers are set to include Tiger Babies Strike Back
author Kim Wong Keltner, Rent Girl
writer Michelle Tea, National Book Award finalist Susan Straight, Black, White Other
writer Joan Steinau Lester, Knocking on Heaven's Door
author Katy Butler and Ready for Air: A Journey Through Premature Motherhood
writer Kate Hopper.
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The last date listed for Litquake's Women's Night: Mothers was Friday October 18, 2013 / 6:00pm.
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We had scrumptious small plates in the bar delivered by a very gracious bartender. The drinks menu looked good,too. We will order from both sides next time, as will definitely return. Like food and atmosphere. Could have taken food and drinks into venue, had we so chosen.
Jul 10 2014
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About the Ticket Supplier: The Litquake Foundation
Litquake seeks to foster interest in literature for people of all ages, perpetuate a sense of literary community, and provide a vibrant forum for Bay Area writing as a complement to the city's music, film, and cultural festivals. Litquake is a project of the Litquake Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit registered in the state of California.