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Tuesday, March 21

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Tonight! Interview Show at The Hideout featuring theater director David Cromer, chef Matt Eversman, and Heckler editor in chief Brad Zibung.

Tonight! Matthew Gavin Frank presents Pot Farm at Quimby's.

Tonight! Poetry Penathlon hosted by Waiting 4 The Bus at the Book Cellar.

Saturday! "Renaissance Families: The Evidence of a Florentine Diary" at Newberry Library.

Saturday! Book launch party for Getting Into Face: 52 Mondays Featuring Jojo Baby and Sal-E at Eyeporium Gallery.

Saturday! Ray's Tap Reading Series featuring Margaret Chapman, Barrie Cole, Samantha Irby, Mason Johnson, Daniel Shapiro, Dave Snyder, Matt Test, and Vickie Walden (music by Tijuana Hercules) at Prop Thtr.

Saturday! John Cage's 100th Birthday Party at Corpse Space in Logan Square.

Sunday! Poetry at the Book Cellar featuring Helen Degen Cohen, Ken Hada, Charlie Newman, Donna Pucciani, Deborah Nodler Rosen, and Steven Schroeder.

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