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Thursday, March 30

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Tonight! Steve Miller and Tesco Vee read from Detroit Rock City and Touch and Go: The Complete Hardcore Punk Zine '79-'83 (respectively) at Quimby's.

Saturday! Printer's Ball at Hubbard Street Lofts.

Saturday! You're Being Ridiculous reading at Mary's Attic.

Saturday! Red Rover Reading Series at Outer Space Studio presents Amanda Ackerman, Toby Altman, Emily Barton, and Suzanne Scanlon.

Saturday! Michael Innis-Jiménez discusses his book, Steel Barrio: The Great Mexican Migration to South Chicago, 1915-1940, at the Vodak-East Side branch of the CPL.

Saturday! Saturday Strip: Comic Day at the Museum of Contemporary Art.

Sunday! Micki LeSueur, Michael Nye, Sandi Wisenberg, and Adam McOmber read at Sunday Salon Chicago at Black Rock Pub & Kitchen.

Sunday! Brain Frame throws an evening of comics readings with performance art, smoke machines, and stilt-walking at Co-Prosperity Sphere.

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