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Book Club Mon Sep 16 2013

September Essay Fiesta at the Book Cellar

Willy Nast and Karen Shimmin host September's edition of the live lit series Essay Fiesta at the Book Cellar on Monday, September 16 at 7pm.

Readers include:

Write Club Overlord Ian Belknap
8BitBro Writer Jackie Koester
Social Psychologist (and Gaper's Block Book Club Staffer) Erika Price
Comedian Dave Stinton
Actor/Storyteller Paul Whitehouse

All voluntary donations from Essay Fiesta benefit 826 CHI, a nonprofit writing and tutoring center.

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