On Thursday, Nov. 3, at 7:30 p.m. at Women & Children First, 5233 N. Clark St., Flannery O'Connor Award winner and LGBT author Anne Raeff ( The Jungle Around Us ) will have a reading/conversation with her wife, LGBT award-winning author Lori Ostlund, who is releasing the paperback edition of her novel After the Parade.
Author Christine Sneed ( The Virginity of Famous Men ) will also read and host their conversation.
Raeff and Ostlund are the only married couple who have both won the Flannery O'Connor Award ( with Ostlund winning it earlier for her story collection, The Bigness of the World ). They've been together for almost 25 years.
See WomenAndChildrenFirst.com .