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Events Mon Jan 30 2012

Reading Under the Influence: Time for Mardi Gras

Reading Under the Influence aims to celebrate Mardi Gras at their February reading (the first of 2012). On Wednesday, February 1, readings will feature Patricia Ann McNair (author of The Temple of Air), Seth Alexander (writer and religious scholar), Quinn Stephens (writer and animator of Laser Dragon University) and Kyle Chaney (a RUI co-host). The month's theme will be "carnival", just in time for Fat Tuesday.

Stop in to at the back-back room at Sheffield's, located at 3258 N. Sheffield Ave. 7pm with a $3 cover.

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