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Bookmarks Fri Nov 22 2013


Tonight! City Lit Books presents writer and bicycle activist Elly Blue reading from her new book, Bikenomics, 6:30pm.

Tonight! A BINGO fundraiser for The Chicago Zine Fest at 826CHI, 7pm.

Tonight! Support college-age poets at Louder Than a Bomb University, a college slam portion of LTAB, the world's largets youth poetry festival. Tonight's verse venue is the Chicago Cultural Center. Slam starts at 5pm, and is free!

Tonight! Loose Chicks North featuring Roberta Miles, Tamale Sepp, Gandlyn Ross, Jill Howe and Deanna Moffitt at Emerald City Coffee & Grill, 8pm.

Saturday! A free NaNoWriMo Write-In at StoryStudio Chicago, 10am-4pm.

Sunday! The Chicago Book Expo at St. Augustine College, 11am-5pm.

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