Dispatches from Lesbian America

Laurel Book Store welcomes contributors from Dispatches from Lesbian America: 42 Short Stories and Memoir By Lesbian Writers.

Dispatches from Lesbian America is a collection of short fiction and memoir from contemporary writers, some newly emerging and some well-known. Unique in recent lesbian anthologies, these thoughtful stories address themes meaningful to us in the modern world.

Please refrain from wearing scents to this reading as much as possible. Thank you.

Readers will  include:

Lois Helmbold

Roxanne Ansolabehere

Lenn Keller

Barbara Ruth

and the editor, Giovanna Capone.


Giovanna Capone is a poet, fiction writer, and playwright. She was raised in an Italian American neighborhood in New York. Her work has appeared in Curaggia: Writing by Women of Italian Descent, Bless Me Father: Stories of Catholic Childhood, Unsettling America: An Anthology of Contemporary Multicultural Poetry, and many more. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she works as a public librarian.


Event date: 
Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
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