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Nice to Meet You, Bookwoman
Revisit Austin's feminist hub with fresh eyes and World Book Night
"...Bookwoman, a local landmark for nearly 40 years, currently resides..."

April 22, 2014 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Marion Winik at BookWoman This Weekend
One of Austin's favorite former residents returns for a reading
"...why we heartily recommend you to her reading at BookWoman this weekend...."

May 22, 2009 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

BookWoman Needs You To Press Some Buttons
Voting ends tomorrow to get BookWoman in the running for $250K grant
"...BookWoman is gunning for a $250,000 small business grant. Here's..."

June 29, 2012 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

New Moon Girls Wants You
Be a star at the UnFashion Show
"...27th at the New Moon Girls UnFashion Show at BookWoman...."

June 22, 2010 Design Post by Anne Harris

Reading Joy Aloud
Radical Faeries reading poetry, and reveling
"...It’s a rarity to see BookWoman, Austin’s feminist bookstore, filled with gay men. But there..."

March 12, 2013 SXSW Post by Andy Campbell

Pandora Scooter: Live in Her Box... and Yours
The lusciously loud and somewhat lascivious Pandora Scooter at BookWoman.
"...missed NYC/NJ perf artist Pandora Scooter at OutYouth or BookWoman this past week, much the pity. However, you still..."

Oct. 28, 2009 Qmmunity Post by Kate X Messer

Female Trouble
With mounting debt and rising rent, BookWoman faces closure, again
" a "tall, handsome stranger" left an envelope at BookWoman. Susan Post, the bookstore's proprietor, didn't see the man..."

Nov. 30, 2007 Books Feature by Joe O'Connell

Specialty Bookstores
Miles of Aisles or One-on-One?
"...Bookwoman (918 W. 12th) began in owner Susan Post's living..."

Feb. 23, 1996 Books Feature by Barbara Strickland

Never-Ending Story
Independent? Chain? The Bookstore Dilemma
"...Susan Post, who owns Bookwoman, doesn't deliver, though she does pride herself on maintaining..."

Jan. 30, 1998 Books Feature by Clay Smith

Qmmunity: Stop, Drop, and Shop
Qmmunity advises on what local places are best for gay gift shopping this year
"...lists at two local queer-forward bookstores: Reverie Books and BookWoman. Inside their 5330-D Menchaca Rd. digs, the queer-owned Reverie..."

Dec. 8, 2023 Column by James Scott

Gay Place
SXSW keeps on trekking and we’re still here with your queer guide
"...Torrance, Dana McBride, and more! Fri., March 16, 6-10pm. BookWoman, 5501 N. Lamar Ste. 105-A."

March 16, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place: Grit 'N Glitz
Heavy-hitting week in the LGBTQ with Christeene, Drew Riley, Eileen Myles, Peaches, and more
" in ATX, in the flesh, at our beloved BookWoman to read and sign while we read and sigh...."

Nov. 6, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place
Rihanna and Beyoncé don't think you can handle this
"...San Antonio-based Anel I. Flores. Thu., Feb. 7, 7-8:45pm. BookWoman, 5501 N. Lamar Ste. 105-A, 472-2785. Free."

Feb. 8, 2013 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place
Gay Place gets all up in the holiday bootay
"...the Gay Place loves the Pride Socks and the Bookwoman. So, we heartily endorse going to Bookwoman, picking up..."

Dec. 17, 2010 Column by Kate X Messer

UT nets the papers of Liz Smith and Jim Crace, BookWoman's back in business, an O.Henry twofer, book-cart drill-team madness, and what's this about a new Books blog?
"...had a scare in late 2007 when Austin institution BookWoman faced closure after a rent hike. But instead of..."

May 9, 2008 Books Column by Kimberley Jones

Qmmunity’s 2020 Guide to Gifting Queerly and Locally
Gifting queer cheer after one helluva year

Dec. 3, 2020 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

The History of the LGBTQ Movement in Austin
From Stonewall to today, how Pride has progressed in our city
"...Post – who remains the owner of what is BookWoman today. While Post wasn't a member of ALO, she..."

Aug. 9, 2019 News Feature by Beth Sullivan

Gay Place
Know what queers know!
"...and more. The project was shot, in part, at BookWoman, Austin's very own feminist bookstore. Now it's returning for..."

June 29, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
Austin’s 10 most defining headlines of 2017: the good, the weird, and the unexpected
"...BookWoman Book Group Stop by and sit in for BookWoman's..."

Dec. 29, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
Lesbian Wedding is high on the list of SXSW closing parties
"...a daytime show with Thelma & the Sleaze, and BookWoman rocks out in the evening hours. And, for those..."

March 17, 2017 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place
Partake in a plethora of politically progressive parties
"...Muhammad Ali. Set all over the world, the beloved BookWoman calls this book "stellar." Fri., Oct. 21, 7-8:30pm. BookWoman,..."

Oct. 21, 2016 Column by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place: Merry Soxmas
Ebony Stewart holds a sock drive as the holidays are upon us
"...sweet, lone pair – no donation too small!) at BookWoman until New Year's Eve. (See first listing.) ON OUR..."

Dec. 25, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place: TDOR
Come together to support the T in LGBT
" Dr. Elisabeth "Eli" Sheff. Mon., Nov. 23, 7pm. BookWoman, 5501 N. Lamar Ste. 105-A."

Nov. 20, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place: GSC - the Place to Be
Hoof on down to the Longhorn home of gender diversity as the GSC celebrates 10 years
"...BookWoman Volunteer Fun Day It's the annual BW inventory roundup,..."

Jan. 23, 2015 Column

The Gay Place: HelloDolly!
Two doors down (or so), they're thowing a party for Dolly
"...and written by Linda Marie. Sun., Jan. 18, 3:30-5:30pm. BookWoman, 5501 N. Lamar Ste. 105-A, 512/472-2785. Free."

Jan. 16, 2015 Column by Kate X Messer

Where The Girls Go/ATX: Mix It Up Edition
Your best bets at finding the ladiez and friendz this weekend
"...them – or commiserate about having one – at Bookwoman’s annual Mother’s Day Event. There’s a long list of..."

May 9, 2014 Qmmunity Post by Sarah Marloff

Gay Place: HER-SUiT-ISM
Steel Magnolias, Drag Kings: The Musical, S&M Music, Spanksgiving, Turkey Queer Ride, and so much more
"...Tree. (Pssst: It's Dana's b-day.) Fri., Nov. 22, 7pm. BookWoman, 5501 N. Lamar, 512/472-2785."

Nov. 22, 2013 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place: DJ JD
From Margaret Wright and Prince, to Magnifico, Minor Mishap, and Ladyhawke, this is one gay music week. Oh, yeah, and JD Samson.
"...BOOKWOMAN BOOK GROUP This month: Wild: From Lost to Found..."

June 21, 2013 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place
Bomb together or bomb separately: It's Queerbomb weekend
"...Anne Champion and Sheila Maldonado. Sat., June 1, 7-8:45pm. BookWoman, 5501 N. Lamar Ste. 105-A. Free."

May 31, 2013 Column by Kate X Messer

Gay Place
Christeene, Kings N Things, Funhouse, surely there's something to offend everyone
"...How freakin' cool is that? Sun., May 26, 3-5pm. BookWoman, 5501 N. Lamar Ste. 105-A, 512/472-2785. Free...."

May 24, 2013 Column by Kate X Messer

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