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Wednesday, October 21

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Saturday! Whistler in Logan Square hosts Author Halle Butler in a release party for her new book, Jillian. The night also features comedian Jared Larson and animator Jenna Caravello, among others, 6 pm.

Saturday! Whether you're looking to expand your art horizons or need venue ideas for your next reading, 24+ hour arts festival 2nd Floor Rear 2015 will investigate Chicago's wealth of alternative art spaces. An astounding lineup of contributors will be putting up experimental works in the I am Logan Square Gallery, Hume Gallery, Dreamland D, Kitchen Space, Corner, the Whistler Storefront Gallery, Tritriangle, and Autotelic Studios. The festival is free and open to the public!

Sunday! Author José Ángel N. will stop into the Book Stall at Chestnut Court to discuss his book Illegal: Reflections of an Undocumented Immigrant, 3 pm.

Sunday! Live Lit show That's All She Wrote returns to Great Lakes Tattoo, 7:30 pm.

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