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All weekend! The 2nd annual Chicago Writer's Conference at the Harold Washington Library with two free public reading events tonight and Saturday night.

Tonight! Judith Valente reads from The Art of Pausing and Atchison Blue at Women & Children First.

Saturday! 826CHI presents Tale Gate: A Street Festival of Literary Proportions.

Saturday! Brian Tuohy reads from Larceny Games: Sports Gambling, Game Fixing and the FBI at Quimby's.

Saturday! Open House for the Chicago Publishers Resource Center.

Saturday! Red Rover Series #67: Private Eyes (They're Watching You) at Outer Space Studio.

Sunday! Sunday Salon Chicago Literary Happening at Black Rock Pub.

Sunday! Wait... WHAT?!? An Open Mic, Storytelling and Live Music Benefit at McCormick Boys & Girls Club.

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