A.K. Summers’s PREGNANT BUTCH is…
…irreverent and often caustic, with bold images that both capture the details of everyday life and exaggerate its incongruities…should make all of us rethink what it means to be a pregnant woman or a masculine-presenting one. —Dana Rudolph, founder and publisher of Mombian, an award-winning blog and resource directory for LGBT parents
In conversation with Trish Bendix of AfterEllen.com
…You might get this, a lamphrey! Or if you’re lucky, a harmless Lampda. Anyway, besides the review, there is additionally an interview with me about PB at Lambda Lit:
Here’s some New World Craziness: Reports are in that PB gets a mention in the April edition of Vanity Fair (Elissa Schappell’s “Hot Type” book column).
“Graphic memoirist A.K. Summers’s Pregnant Butch (Soft Skull) is straight-up hilarious.” – Vanity Fair, April 2014
…Though now that I see it’s the Game of Thrones cover, well, I almost did subtitle Pregnant Butch: A Song of Ice and Fire…
For those of you at the Half King event who were not able to buy books, I did manage to find out these NYC booksellers who are carrying PREGNANT BUTCH:
Spoonbill & Sugartown
218 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11211
536 West 112th Street New York, NY 10025
(Between Broadway & Amsterdam)
832 Broadway, New York, NY 10003
(below Union Square)
Left Bank Books
17 8th Ave., New York, NY 10014
A.K. Summers reads and shows slides from her graphic memoir Pregnant Butch at NYC’s Bluestockings Bookstore on Wed., April 23 at 7 PM. A great opportunity to hang out with A.K. and to shop for alternative menstrual products!
A.K. Summers talks about comics and her graphic memoir Pregnant Butch in a reading/slideshow on Friday, April 18 (5-7 pm) at Occidental College, 1600 Campus Road, Los Angeles, CA 90041, Choi Auditorium, Johnson Hall.
A.K. Summers reads from her graphic memoir Pregnant Butch at Providence, Rhode Island’s BOOKS ON THE SQUARE, at 7 PM. Books on the Square, 471 Angell St., Providence, RI 02906.