BELL RINGS TRUE Courtesy of the Women’s Bookstore, bell hooks, thinker, activist and legend, author of, among tons of others, We Real Cool: Black Men And Masculinity, gives a talk on Connecting Self And Community at 7 pm, plus storytelling for kids at 6 pm. May 15 at Bloor Street United Church (300 Bloor West).
UNDERGROUND ECONOMIES Eric Schlosser, author of Fast Food Nation, talks about Reefer Madness, his new book exploring America’s underground economy. May 12, 7:30 pm. Bahen Centre (40 St. George).
CUNTFEST!’S COMING Cunt: A Declaration Of Independence author Inga Muscio and performance artist Jess Dobkin fire a hot, sexy and ravishing evening. April 15, 7:30 pm. Buddies in Bad Times Theatre (12 Alexander).
FRUIT MARKET Also at Buddies, look for a Queer zine, arts and crafts fair featuring Scandalnavia, Darren Greer, Miss Kitty Galore and more on April 17. Noon-4:30 pm. Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, 12 Alexander.