Bloomer Breakfast Recap

For those of you who missed it, we had a FABULOUS breakfast at the Chicago Hilton this morning!  Sarah Bornstein from the Chicago Women’s Liberation Union spoke about their ideals, their goals, and what they accomplished with the organization and their work. (Check out their web page at  Then, Laurie Halse Anderson spoke about the importance of women within her own family and her history.  We are working to have the text from their speaches up on the blog and eventually on the Amelia Bloomer site, but as we’re all still at ALA it won’t be for a while!

Keep checking back to see our work, our current nominations, and updates about the Amelia Bloomer Project!