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Thursday, March 30

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Bookmarks Fri Feb 10 2012


Saturday! Vittorio Carli will read from his A Passion for Apathy at 7pm at Quimby's Bookstore (1854 W. North Ave). Look for special guests Vince Bruckert, Lynn Fitzgerald, and more!

Saturday! Barry Schwabsky at Myopic Books (1564 N. Milwaukee) at 7pm.

P. Fanatics reading series is Sunday at Cole's Bar presenting the theme "I'm not Racist but...". This event is reminiscent of the now defunct Ray's reading series in its humor invited guests (as it features reader Chris Bower, former Ray's host).

Punk reading series Neutron Bomb hits Saturday at Cal's liquors with a round of readers featuring Ben Tanzer, followed by live music.

Tonight! Urban Sandbox poetry reading at Comfort Station.

Tonight! Contributors read from the Winter 2012 issue of Granta at Women and Children First.

Saturday! Sarah Becan signs Shuteye at Challengers Comics + Conversation.

Saturday! Eric Dregni presents Vikings in the Attic: In Search of Nordic America at the Swedish American Museum.

Saturday! Amina Gautier (At Risk) and David Mills (The Dream Detective) at The Book Cellar.

Friday and Saturday! The Poetry Foundation presents Dreamweaver: The Works of Langston Hughes.

Sunday! Moment Magazine presents their Memoir Awards at the Spertus Institute.

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