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Friday, June 21

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Bookmarks Fri Jun 21 2013


Tonight! Bernard Harcourt and W. J. T. Mitchell discuss Occupy: Three Inquiries in Disobedience (written with Michael Taussig) at Seminary Co-Op Bookstore.

Tonight! Nathan Rabin, formerly of the Onion A.V. Club, discusses You Don't Know Me but You Don't Like Me: Phish, Insane Clown Posse, and My Misadventures With Two of Music's Most Maligned Tribes at the Book Cellar.

Saturday! City Lit Books in Logan Square hosts story time bright and early at 10:30am.

Saturday! Red Rover Reading Series Experiment #64: Coda Chroma, at Outer Space Studio.

Saturday! Quiet Writers Riot, a weekly writing group, meets at Uncharted Books in Logan Square.

Any time! Support local independent bookstore Transistor, previously profiled in Gapers Block.

If Saturday's Blackhawks game inspires you, submit a written ode to Stymie online magazine, a sports and games themed literary journal with a penchant for David Foster Wallace.

All weekend! Half Off Sale at Open Books.

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