We finished reading “Parable of the Sower” by Octavia Butler. At its core, the book is about embracing truth and change, which is especially true now — when our world seems much closer to Butler’s science fiction. We’d love for you to talk to us about it!
Come get dystopian and read “Parable of the Sower” with us!
Let’s talk about black studies, queer studies, black queer lives, and When They Call You A Terrorist!
We’re gonna read Patrisse Khan-Cullors’ new memoir and it’s gonna be great!
We’re discussing We Were Witches and sharing a brilliant interview with author Ariel Gore. Come join Autostraddle Book Club – the comments are wide open and we wanna hear everything you’ve got to say about this book.
We Were Witches by Ariel Gore is an autobiographical novel that uses magick spells and inverted fairy tales to combat queer scapegoating, domestic violence, and high-interest student loans. We’re going to read it together this month!
Everything on the internet you need to read about The Handmaid’s Tale, plus our discussion!
Reading for today’s dystopia, today.
We’re talking to Gabby Rivera about her debut novel “Juliet Takes a Breath”! We talk about subtleties in Latinx media representation, queer community, forgiveness and, of course, Lil’ Melvin.
You can totally read Gabby Rivera’s debut novel “Juliet Takes A Breath” right now! Join us for another fantastic Autostraddle Book Club.
This book is jam packed with awesome. Unsurprisingly, so is Maggie Nelson.
We’re all gonna read The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson! We bet you’re gonna like it a lot or at least have lots of feelings about it.
“I didn’t want the only thing I had ever known to be taken away from me. So I ignored my desires in order not to lose everything I loved.”
Come join the Speakeasy Book Club as we quest for literary enlightenment and embiggen our collective minds.
“Without community there is no liberation, only the most vulnerable and temporary armistice between an individual and her oppression.”
The Speakeasy is starting a book club to read QTPOC-relevant books, and you’re all invited to join.
Did you read the book? Now it’s time to join in the discussion! We have questions, you have answers, and hopefully additional questions. It’s a book club! Let’s go!
And! Because I’m the one doing the book club, I have a bit of an added element. There is a drink recipe in here, folks!
emily m. danforth answers 36 of your questions about “Cameron Post” and then we’re all gonna talk about the book!
We’re eight days away from our Cameron Post discussion, and Lindsey Lloyd, Cameron’s dyke fairy godmother, would like to mail you a care package (mix tape included). It’s a giveaway!
“Girls kissing girls in barns, in twisty slides on playgrounds, in abandoned hospitals. Miles City, Montana. The 1990s. Swimming. Summer. Cowgirls. Dinosaur discovering. Ferris Wheels. Conversion therapy. Taco Johns.”