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Tonight! The Book Cellar hosts a reading by local poets Tim Hunt and Susanna Lang, 7 pm.

Saturday! Head over to Concordia University Chicago to engage in Movement through Words, a discussion of possible intersections between literature and dance, 10 am.

Saturday! Seminary Co-Op Bookstore hosts Saskia Sassen in a discussion of her book, Expulsions: Brutality and Complexity in the Global Economy, 3 pm.

Saturday! US Senator Elizabeth Warren discusses her book A Fighting Chance at the Spertus Institute, 4 pm.

Saturday! ESPN The Magazine contributor Chris Hollenback discusses his novel Sleep When You're Dead at City Lit Books, 5:30 pm.

Saturday! Get duped at Chicago's "25th Annual" Biggest Liar Contest, held at The Ravenswood United Church of Christ, 7 pm.

Sunday! City Lit Books hosts a discussion of novel The Walls of Delhi with author Uday Prakash, 3 pm.

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