This year’s Bechdel Fest realigns online.
Out of the closets and onto the stage
Five memoirs that made me the pansexual freak I am today
The current book obsessions of Reader staff writer Maya Dukmasova and activist Mariame Kaba.
A black comedy at Windy City Playhouse and a black musical at Victory Gardens are among this week’s best bets.
Fun Home, Handmade Market Chicago, and more happenings from November 11-13.
The Broadway musical based on Alison Bechdel’s graphic novel and a Pinter classic are among this week’s best bets.
Sauced Night Market, Empty Bottle Book Club returns, and more happenings from February 15-18
A couple of new and interactive web comics may point the way to the future of graphic novels online
A review of Alison Bechdel’s graphic memoir Are You My Mother?
New Yorker art editor Francoise Mouly: Artists—they’re totally adorable
An interview with graphic novelist Alison Bechdel
What does the future hold for University of Chicago’s new Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts?
Alison Bechdel speaks at the University of Chicago on April 23.
Chicago Humanities Festival, Alison Bechdel, Daniel Clowes, Women’s Voices Weekend, and more