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Tuesday, March 21

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Tonight! Enjoy the spectacle that is Printers' Ball downtown at Columbia College.

Tonight! Bad Zine Everyone's Fault reading tour kick off show at Quimby's.

Tonight! Jon Langford and Billheimer's Story Night at the Hideout.

Tonight! TallGrass Writer's Guild members read work on the theme of "Drowning In Paper" at the Book Cellar.

Saturday! Bryan Gruley signs The Skeleton Box at Centuries and Sleuths.

Saturday! Chris Colfer signs The Land of Stories: The Wishing Spell at Macy's (book must be purchased at store to get signed).

Saturday! Miguel Conner reads from Stargazer at Quimby's.

Saturday! Sappho's Salon at Women and Children First.

Sunday! At 4pm, join Two With Water reading series reading at Cole's bar as part of the Milwaukee Arts Festival.

Sunday! The second to last P.Fanatics reading series will be at Cole's bar.

Sunday! "Poets Who Open Doors" at Women Made Gallery.

Sunday! Beach Poets in Rogers Park

Sunday! Release party for The Land Line literary quarterly at The Plaines Project in Pilsen.

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