Eight area writers will be featured in "A Reading of Her Own" on Wednesday, June 21, at 7 p.m. at MoAV Coffee, 2501 Montana Ave.
The event is presented by Billings Area Literary Arts. It features Bailey Brown, Danell Jones, Wanda Morales, Nichole Morton, Rúhíyyih Olsen-Bradley, Anna Paige, Jill Riley, and Rhonda Whiteman.
"A Reading of Her Own" brings stories told through short memoirs and essays from female writers that challenge the audience to connect to their experiences. The event is open to the public and is pay what you will.
Proceeds will benefit Awakening Hope, an organization dedicated to the restoration of victims of human trafficking and bringing awareness of human trafficking to communities as a means of reducing vulnerabilities to trafficking within the population.