Bluestockings is a bookstore, fair trade cafe, and activist center in the Lower East Side of Manhattan. It carries over 6,000 titles on topics such as queer and gender studies, global capitalism, feminism, police and prisons, democracy studies, and black liberation.They also carry magazines, zines, journals, alternative menstrual products, and other hard-to-find products.
Bluestockings host readings, workshops, performances, and discussions and films almost every night. See the events calendar for details on upcoming events. Also look at the community board in the store to find out about other events happening around the city. The Bluestockings cafe offers organic, vegan and fair trade items.