THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR PARTICIPANTS, SPEAKERS, AND THE PUBLISHERS WHO BROUGHT THEM- WE HAD A FABULOUS FEMINIST BREAKFAST AT THE AMELIA BLOOMER PROJECT BREAKFAST AT THE AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION ANNUAL CONFERENCE! THANK YOU ONE AND ALL FOR THIS SUCCESS!

We enjoyed hearing from our speakers: Margarita Engle, Olga Cossi, Jan Godown Annino, and Lisa Desimini, along with a special video message from Joy Crysdale and Second Story, feminist press.

Margarita Engle speaks about The Firefly Letters and Summer Birds

Jan Godown Annino speaks about She Sang Promise

Some of the Amelia Bloomer Project Breakfast Attendees

Lisa Desimini talks about creating the images of She Sang Promise

Olga Cossi speaks about Pemba Sherpa

A Book like Pemba Sherpa- Click here to read Olga Cossi’s Speech

Amelia Bloomer Breakfast @ ALA Annual

Tickets are still available for
the Amelia Bloomer Breakfast at ALA Annual in Chicago!

Sunday, July 12, 8 – 10 a.m. at the Chicago Hilton, Boulevard C room.  Speakers will be Mary Ann Gilpatrick from the Chicago Women’s Liberation Union Herstory Project and Laurie Halse Anderson, 2009 Margaret A. Edwards Award and Scott O’Dell Award winner.

Tickets are $30 and available online and include a continental breakfast.  Remember to bring a business card to enter the raffle for fabulous prizes!

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