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Live From Prairie Lights: Ariel Gore

Ariel Gore will read from her new fiction from The Feminist Press, We Were Witches. In this novel, Ariel Gore is a teen mom, aspiring writer, and feminist witch trying to get a college education during the first Bush administration, all the while combating queer scapegoating, domestic violence, and high-interest student loans.

Ariel Gore is the founding editor/publisher of Hip Mama, an Alternative Press Award winning publication covering the culture and politics of motherhood. She is the author of  numerous books and her anthology Portland Queer: Tales of the Rose City won a Lambda Literary Award in 2010.  She has taught at The Attic Institute in Portland, Oregon, at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, and at the Institute for American Indian Arts in Santa Fe. She currently teaches online at Ariel Gore's School for Wayward Writers.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Jan Weissmiller in advance at jan@prairielights.com.

Tuesday, September 26 at 4:00pm

Prairie Lights Books
15 South Dubuque St., Iowa City, IA

Event Type

Reading

Audience

Everybody

Departments

The Writing University

Website

http://www.prairielights.com/live

Cost

Free

Contact Name

Jan Weissmiller

Contact Email

jan@prairielights.com

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