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Tonight! Nudity and literacy collide in Lit show Naked Girls Reading at Everleigh Social Club, 7 pm.

Tonight! Elizabeth Earley reads form her book A Map of Everything at Women & Children First, 7:30 pm.

Saturday! Gregory Benton discusses his graphic novel, B + F at Quimby's Bookstore, 7 pm.

Saturday! Red Rover Series returns with more "readings that play with reading." Check out the amazing lineup of readers at Outer Space Studio (1474 N. Milwaukee Ave.) at 7 pm.

Saturday! You saw them at Zine Fest last weekend. Brain Frame is back to twist your neurons with another installment of comix readings at Constellation, open to all at 7:30 pm, and 21+ at 10 pm.

Sunday! 2nd Story brings you another night of powerful and provocative LiveLit, but there's more. Because the show is held at Revolution Brewing, the $40 ticket price includes two hours of unlimited Revolution Food and Brew samples. Start imbibing at 6 pm.

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