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Bookmarks Fri May 10 2013


Tonight! Bad Grammar Theaterreading series.

Tonight! Julia Alvarez at Columbia College's "The Big Read" Series.

Tonight! Eve Ensler reads from In the Body of the World at the Swedish American Museum.

Tonight! Ars Poetica, poetry set to music, at the Poetry Foundation.

Tonight! Stories & Queer traveling reading series at Quimby's Quimby's.

Saturday! Keith Koeneman discusses First Son: The Biography of Richard M. Daley at The Book Cellar.

Saturday! Sitting Between the Sea and the Buildings: A Symposium of Poets and Artists at the Poetry Foundation.

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