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Tonight! The Interview Show hosted by Mark Bazer featuring Robbie Fulks, Paul Kahan and Kate James at the Hideout, 6:30pm.

Saturday! The Fillet of Solo Fest presents The Best of Story Club at 7pm; and rapid-fire literary faceoff Write Club at Lifeline Theatre, 9pm.

Sunday! Here's the Story featuring Rahmaan Statik Barnes, Angela Oliver, Don Hall, Katie Liesener and Samantha Irby at Stage 773, 7:30pm potluck, 8pm show.

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