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Events Wed May 29 2013

Jordan Matter @ City Lit Books

This Saturday, June 1, Jordan Matter presents his new book, Dancers Among Us, at City Lit Books (2523 N. Kedzie Blvd.). A series of photos of dancers in everyday settings that celebrate the joy and possibility in everyday life, actor Alan Cumming says, "This book is something you should pick up every time you have forgotten that there is wit and beauty in the world - literally all around us." 3pm.

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