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Women & Children First Feminist Bookstore For Sale

Posted 10.08.2013 | Chicago

One of Chicago's most popular indie bookstores is for sale, according to reports published Monday. The owners of Women & Children First, 5233 N. Cl...

WBEZ Asks: What's Killing Feminist Bookstores?

WBEZ | WBEZ | Posted 09.12.2011 | Chicago

A few weeks ago a reporter friend of mine who grew up in Portland, OR shared an article on Facebook that appeared in the June 22nd edition of the Wila...

Chicago's Women & Children Inspires Three Decades of Writers and Readers

Gina Frangello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Gina Frangello

By the early 1990s, there were more than 100 feminist bookstores in the U.S. Now, after the explosion of chain bookstores and a changing political climate, there are a mere seven remaining.