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Tuesday, September 26

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Bookmarks Fri Sep 28 2012


Tonight! Yuval Taylor and Jake Austen present Darkest America: Black Minstrelsy From Slavery to Hip-Hop at Powell's in Greektown.

Tonight! Rhino Reads, a Rhino magazine showcase, featuring at Virginia Bell and Bryan Borland at Brothers K Coffeehouse in Evanston.

Tonight! Anne Elizabeth Moore presents Hip Hop Apsara: Ghosts Past and Present at Quimby's.

Tonight! Susah Hahn reads from The Six Granddaughters of Cecil Slaughter at Women and Children First.

Saturday! Arthur Conan Doyle/Sherlock Holmes Symposium at the Newberry Library.

Saturday! Cartoonist Chris Ware, known for his graphic novel, "Jimmy Corrigan, the Smartest Kid on Earth" will discuss his latest graphic novel, "Building Stories," at the Tribune Tower.

Saturday! Lecture on "Jane Austen: Multimedia Maven?" at the Harold Washington Library.

Saturday! Poetry Center Reading Series with David Matlin and Cris Mazza at the Chicago Cultural Center.

Saturday! Red Rover Series, Experiment #57, at Outer Space Studio in Wicker Park.

Sunday! Sunday Salon Chicago featuring Paul Jones, Kyle Minor, Randy Richardson, and Aaron Teel at Black Rock Pub.

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