Bad Advice from Bad Women V
Thursday March 8: 7:00PM – 8:00PM
Buy a $15 gift card in-store at the Strand's main floor registers or at the door to attend. This event will take place in the Rare Book Room on the Strand's 3rd floor, accessible via the main store elevator or the stairs and elevator next door at 826 Broadway.
Join some of NYC’s best bad women as they share their seditious work, featuring writers on all kinds of different beats, from music to film to beauty to politics and more. We'll also have snacks on hand from Fatty Sundays to munch on while you listen!
Teo Bugbee is a film and culture writer. Bylines include The New York Times, Jezebel, and MTV News.
Sarah Jaffe is the author of Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt, a Nation Institute reporting fellow, and an independent journalist covering labor, economic justice, social movements, politics, gender, and pop culture. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Nation, the Guardian, the Washington Post, the Atlantic, and many other publications. She is the co-host, with Michelle Chen, of Dissent magazine’s Belabored podcast, as well as a columnist at The New Republic and New Labor Forum.
Gabby Noone is a writer and aspiring game show contestant. Her work has appeared on Rookie, The Hairpin, Jezebel, and The Cut, amongst other places. She's working on her first young adult novel.
Tiana Reid is a writer and editor at The New Inquiry. She lives and works in Manhattan, where she is a PhD candidate in English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University.
Sophia Richards is currently completing her BA in English and Religion at Barnard College, and hopes to become a PhD candidate in the near future. She is the creator of the anti-capitalist women’s web-mag, Mythos, for which she has conducted interviews with women such as Silvia Federici, Gayatri Spivak, Kimberlé Crenshaw, Laura Kipnis, and Jia Tolentino. She is a former editor of NYLON and moonlights as a tortured fashion model.
Najma Sharif is self-proclaimed cyborg and troll. She's a Somali-American writer hailing from Minnesota. He writing appears in Nylon, Teen Vogue, Vice, Bitch and other places but, her best writing is on her Twitter feed.
Host Charlotte Shane is a cofounder of TigerBee Press, and author of Prostitute Laundry.
Brooklyn-based Fatty Sundays was born when sisters Ali and Lauren could not keep their sweet and salty confections to themselves any longer. Inspired by their Mom’s famous rainbow sprinkle chocolate covered pretzels, the sisters worked hard together as young entrepreneurs to launch their pretzel business and reinvent everyone's favorite treat. They're modernizing chocolate covered pretzels with unique, gourmet flavors and eye-catching packaging. Since 2010, this woman-owned business has been spreading their love of chocolate covered pretzels across the country, making people happy one pretzel rod at a time!