Let's Woman-splain Romance!

Monday February 26: 7:00PM 8:00PM

Event Admission

The romance genre has been objectified since its inception, but has grown into the foremost feminist genre, written for women/by women. This panel features some of the foremost authors of the genre, and a few of the young, diverse voices actively working to evolve the genre and general public perception, coming together to discuss the appeal, power and strength of Romance to an open-minded (male) moderator. It’s time to turn the tables, and womansplain the appeal and cultural relevance of the most popular commercial genre.


  • Katharine Ashe
  • Lisa Kleypas
  • Beverly Jenkins
  • Alisha Rai
  • Alyssa Cole

And moderating the event is Ron Hogan!