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Blackfishing the IUD Book Launch | Caren Beilin w/ Amy Berkowitz

Friends! It's here! It's time! Please join us for the launch of CAREN BEILIN'S new memoir, BLACKFISHING THE IUD (Wolfman Books, 2019)!

CAREN BEILIN will be reading alongside local celeb and hero, AMY BERKOWITZ, author of "Tender Points" (Timeless, Infinite Light, 2015).

You can find out more about BLACKFISHING THE IUD (including pre-ordering it w/ a discount!) here:

This event is part of The Poetry Center, San Francisco State University's In Common Writers Series (supported by the Walter & Elise Haas Fund), for which the two will be reading and in conversation at SF State's Poetry Center the previous night.

And this event is part of Litquake 2019, too!


Caren Beilin is the author of a novel, The University of Pennsylvania (Noemi Press, 2014), a memoir, SPAIN (Rescue Press, 2018), and a nonfiction book (and podcast), Blackfishing the IUD (Wolfman Books, 2019). She has published her writing in places such as The Offing, Territory, Fence, New Life Quarterly, Dreginald, and Full Stop Magazine. She lives in North Adams, Massachusetts, where she teaches creative writing at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.

Amy Berkowitz is the author of Tender Points (Timeless, Infinite Light, 2015). Other writing has appeared in publications including Bitch, McSweeney's, and Wolfman New Life Quarterly. She's the host of the Amy's Kitchen Organics reading series, the coordinator of the Alley Cat Books writing residency, and the founder of Mondo Bummer, an experimental small press. She lives in a rent-controlled apartment in San Francisco, where she's working on her second book. More at