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Events Mon Aug 31 2009

Event Spotlight: Reading Under the Influence

This month marks the 50th installment of RUI: Reading Under the Influence, the theme of which will be "Fighting Words." On hand to help celebrate will be 2nd Story ensemble members J. Adams Oaks, author of Why I Fight, and Nadine Warner, as well as GB's own Mechanics editor Ramsin Canon, and local writer Kyle Chaney. Come see Ramsin get down and dirty with words on Wednesday, 7:30pm, at Sheffield's 3258 N. Sheffield Ave. $3 admission; email info[at]readingundertheinfluence[dot]com for more information.

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