Bluestockings Closed Temporarily for “Spruce Up”

Posted on: July 7th, 2011 at 6:09 am by

As of this week, the independent Bluestockings bookstore at 172 Allen Street is temporarily closed for a “spruce up” job.  The windows are currently shrouded in brown paper, and an announcement informs the community that the oft-praised, left-leaning activist center shan’t be closed for too long.  Reopening is slated for July 14, or “thereabouts.”

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Herewith, in token witty wordplay, text from the window signs:

We’re fixing the broken and cleaning the dirty.  We’re organizing our chaos and rearranging our arrangement.  We’ve got much to do, and so we’ve lock our doors for a short time.

Store updates are available via their official website and/or Twitter handle.  They need to reopen so we can peruse the assortment of alternative zines…

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