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Events Wed Jun 26 2013

Michael Penkas @ Tamale Hut Cafe

This Saturday, June 29, the Tamale Hut Cafe (8300 W. Cermak Rd. in North Riverside) Reading Series presents Michael Penkas. A mainstay at local readings such as Bad Grammar Theater and the Gumbo Fiction Salon, Penkas is the website editor for online fantasy magazine Black Gate. His story collection Dead Boys came out this past May. The reading is at 7pm; an open mic follows. BYOB.

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