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Tonight! Grazyna Plebanek reads from and signs her novel, Illegal Liaisons, at City Lit Books.

Tonight! Join Kate Harding, Jessica Coen, and Claire Zulkey for The Book of Jezebel release party at the Book Cellar.

Tonight and Saturday! "Like Bread" by Poetry Performance Incubator at Free Street Theater.

Saturday! Friend. Follow. Text. #storiesFromLivingOnline book release at City Lit Books.

Saturday! Curbside Splendor's Splendorous Showcase of Poetry at Sulzer Library.

Sunday! Chicago End-of-Life Care Coalition and 2nd Story present Final Chapters: An Evening of Storytelling at Revolution Brewing; this is a fundraiser for Chicago End-of-Life Care Coalition.

Sunday! Here's the Story at Stage 773.

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