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Bookmarks Fri Apr 05 2013


Tonight! 2nd Story and Fete Chicago present some flavorful readings at Ina's. Tickets are $20 and include the cost of appetizers.

Tonight! Sam Rosenthal reads from Rye, a gender-queer erotic novel, at The Pleasure Chest. 8pm, free!

Tonight! Chelsea Prince reads from Rock and Vine: Next Generation Changemakers in America's Wine Country at the Book Cellar.

Saturday! Dark of the Male, Light of the Female: Women Writing about Horrible Things at Uncharted Books, 7pm.

Saturday! H. D. Carpenter reads from The Fall From Grace at the BookCellar.

Saturday! Newberry Library presents "OUTSIDERS: Zines, Samisdat, and Alternative Publishing," a symposium on the past and present of Self-Publishing. 9am - 1:30pm, Free!

Saturday! Chicago State University hosts Willow Books LitFest offers a wide range of seminars, networking programs, and workshops for writers. All day. Most events free, though registration is required.

Saturday! Myopic Books continues its poetry series with readings from Johannes Goransson, Lara Glenum, Aase Berg. 7pm, Free!

Sunday! Mary Driver-Thiel reads from her book, The World Undone, at Women & Children First, 4:30pm.

Sunday! Jennifer Perrillo reads from Homemade with Love: Simple Scratch Cooking from Jennie's Kitchen at the Book Cellar.

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