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Events Wed Jun 05 2013

Printers Row Lit Fest This Weekend

This Saturday and Sunday, June 8 and 9, is the Printers Row Lit Fest, the Midwest's largest outdoor literary festival, at Dearborn from Chicago to Polk (click here for map). This year's highlights include the World's Best Short Story workshop with 826CHI, a cooking demonstration with Oprah's former chef Art Smith, Nathan Rabin reading from You Don't Know Me But You Don't Like Me, and YA fiction superstar Judy Blume. Click here for complete list of events.

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