In partnership with the New Hampshire Women's Initiative and the Women's Fund of New Hampshire, RiverRun Bookstore is excited to bring legendary writer and feminist Gloria Steinem to Portsmouth, NH


Thank You!

So many thanks to everyone who came out to see Gloria at South Church.  It was a great night.  Please help us keep this very important conversation going by contributing to our online forum.

You can see this event on your computer!

Attention!  We will be offering a LIVE Webcast of this event, so you can tune in no matter what part of the world you find yourself in.

The show is at 7:00pm Eastern Time, Friday April 19th, and the cost is $10.

This link will take you a registration page where you can pay via PayPal (also works with credit cards)

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Lend your voice to our upcoming forum on Violence Against Women!

As part of our lead up to Ms. Steinem’s visit on April 19th, we will be holding a public panel discussion THIS SUNDAY, April 14th at 1pm in the basement of South Church on State St in downtown Portmsouth.  Victim advocates, law enforcement officials, and others will be on hand to talk about gender based violence and what we can do about it.

Your voice is important to.  If you’d like to attend, email or call 603-431-2100.  We will be raffling off some tickets to the Sold Out Steinem event, but you have to be there to enter and to win.

If you aren’t in the area, but want to contribute to the conversation, please chime in on our online forum.

Give us your opinon!!!!!!!!

You can join the dialogue at our newly created forum.  We hope that Ms. Steinem’s visit to Portsmouth will spark a dialogue on gender issues that will continue long after the April 19th event.


Click here to enter our forum and ask a question or make a comment.




RiverRun Bookstore

Tickets are SOLD OUT

We’re very sorry, but tickets for the Gloria Steinem event are SOLD OUT.

If you would like to be placed on a waiting list, please give us a call at 603-431-2100 and we’ll see what we can do as we get closer to the event.




Tom Holbrook

RiverRun Bookstore

Tickets On Sale Now!

The time and date have been confirmed.  Ms. Steinem will speak on April 19th at 7:00pm.  The event will be held at the South Church in downtown Portsmouth.  Tickets are $18 for Students with ID, and $28 for everyone else.




By partnering with the Women’s Initiative and the Women’s Fund, we at RiverRun are determined to go beyond a simple speaker appearance.  We plan to use this event with Ms. Steinem as the focal point for a larger conversation in our community about issues of gender equality.


We will soon be announcing several community forums leading up to the events, as well as some ways to connect on this important topic through social and traditional media.


We encourage you to sign up for RiverRun’s email newsletter to stay abreast of what is happening.  You can sign up easily, right on our home page at


Also feel free to call us at any time: 603-431-2100


Yes! It’s True!

That’s right, Gloria Steinem, the Gloria Steinem, will be coming to speak at the South Church this Spring.  We are still working out details regarding date, time, and tickets– so check back often for updates.  You can also join the RiverRun events mailing list on RiverRun’s Hompage.  That way you’ll be the first to know!