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Events Mon Nov 10 2008

Event Spotlight: Alison Bechdel @ Women & Children First

Graphic novelist Alison Bechdel, author of Fun Home and Dykes to Watch Out For, will be at Women & Children First on Thursday to discuss her newly published anthology The Essential Dykes to Watch Out For. The book contains Bechdel's own selection of her best comics and 60 more strips that have never been published. Free at 7:30pm at 5233 N. Clark St. Call 773-769-9299 for more information.

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