Momaha.com & LFF Reading on Motherhood/Closing of My Exhibit!
February 24, 5pm at Star Deli Gallery, 6114 Military Avenue in Benson, momaha.com partners with Sally Deskins and her organization supporting women in art, Les Femmes Folles, to host a reading on motherhood featuring momaha.com writer Danielle Herzog (pictured below), to complement Deskins’ art exhibit “What Will Her Kids Think?” closing that evening in the Gallery.
Writers Marilyn Coffey, Sally Deskins, Cat Dixon, Danielle Herzog, Fran Higgins, Megan Hunt, Summer Miller, Jessica Mogis, Rebecca Rotert, Michelle Troxclair, Felicia Webster, Laura Madeline Wiseman and more will read their work on motherhood to complement Sally’s show featuring body prints, drawings and photographs exploring her relationship with motherhood and her art.
Les Femmes Folles will be previewing LES FEMMES FOLLES: THE WOMEN, 2012 the book, coming out in March 2013. The 2011 edition will be available. It is also available now at http://www.blurb.com/b/2954132-les-femmes-folles-the-women-2011 .
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The event is free, though in-kind donations to support Lydia House for Women, housing women many of which are mothers, are welcome; diapers, baby wipes, baby bath wash and women’s toiletries or lightly used clothing. opendoormission.org.
Complementary refreshments will be available; and Star Deli will be open featuring their delicious soups, sandwiches and coffee.