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Tonight! Poetry magazine hosts a reading by poet Ron Silliman at the Poetry Foundation.

Tonight! Edward W. Wolner reads from Ives Cobb's Chicago: Architecture, Institutions, and the Making of a Modern Metropolis at the Southside Hub of Production.

Tonight! JackLeg Press showcase with poets Barbara Cully, Jennifer Harris, and Maureen Seaton at Women and Children First.

Saturday! Jeffrey Brown signs his comic collection Darth Vader and Son at Quimby's.

Saturday! Red Rover Reading Series "Experiment #54: Springy Thingy" at Outer Space Studios.

Saturday! Free Comic Book Day, various locations.

Sunday! Roger Ebert signs A Horrible Experience of Unbearable Length: More Movies That Suck at the Lincoln Park Barnes and Noble.

Sunday! The Chicago Way reading series with novelist Libby Fischer Hellmann (A Bitter Veil) at the Hidden Shamrock.

Sunday! Check out the Here's the Story monthly reading series and potluck at Stage773.

 
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