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Tonight! Author Lauren Streicher teaches guests to Love Sex Again at Women & Children First, 7:30 pm.

Saturday! Didn't Palooza enough Learning in Wicker Park? The Lakeview Installment of Learnapalooza will be running all day, so check out the calendar for more riveting workshops to feed your brain!

Saturday! The Book Cellar hosts Lori Rader-Day for a discussion of her latest mystery novel, The Black Hour, 7 pm.

Saturday! Join the Dollhouse Reading Series at Constellation for Subterfuge, a live poetry and music series. This weekend's show features performances from Abe Smith, Hannah Gamble, and Everything's Alright, 9:30 pm.

Sunday! SRickipedia host Rick Perlstein interviews Jonathan Rieder, author of Gospel of Freedom: Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter From Birmingham Jail and the Struggle That Changed a Nation, 3 pm.

Sunday! The July installment of Sunday Salon Chicago comes to Black Rock Pub, featuring Peggy Shinner, Great Lakes Review authors John Power, Sahar Mustafah, Ellen S. Jaffe, and Allium Press author D.M. Pirrone, 7 pm.

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