I’m speaking this Saturday at the “Women Writers: inspired by Life” seminar in Beverly Hills. The event is co-sponsored by the Huntington Women’s Studies Steering Committee and the Feminist Majority Foundation. It’s free and open to the public. See details below (from the Huntington Women’s Studies Steering Committee Blog):
May 11: Women Writers: Inspired by Life
Feminist Majority Building, 433 S. Beverly Blvd., Beverly Hills
in collaboration with the Feminist Majority Foundation presents:Women Writers: Writing Inspired By Life
Senior editor, Ms. Magazine, author of Soul Picnic: The Music and Passion of Laura Nyro,
The End of Innocence: A Memoir (co-written with Chastity Bono) and Dinah! Three Decades of Sex, Golf and Rock & Roll, and co-editor of Here Come the Brides: Reflections on Lesbian Love and Marriage
Poet and author of the poetry collection Beg No Pardon
and the chapbooks We Arrive By Accumulation and Through a WindowFelicia Luna Lemus
Author of the novel Trace Elements of Random Tea Parties and Like SonMay-lee Chai
Author of the novels My Lucky Face, Dragon Chica, the short story collection Glamorous Asians,
and the memoirs Hapa Girl and The Girl From Purple Mountain
Introductions: Wendy Smith, Elline Lipkin, and Karon Jolna
Karon Jolna will announce the new Ms. Magazine “Reading Circles” book club.
Our guest writers will have books available for purchase and signing.
THERE IS NO CHARGE FOR THE SEMINAR AND NO RESERVATION IS REQUIRED.
Please come early, as space is limited. Metered parking available on Beverly Drive;
limited free parking behind building (enter on Beverwil).