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Saturday! Swan Day Chicago celebrates female artists of all forms-- writers included. From 10 am to 3 pm, check out performances and keynote speakers at 618 S. Michigan Ave.

Saturday! Chicago Author's Club returns to Open Books to host writers Brian Russell and Hannah Gamble in a discussion of the art and process of poetry, 3 pm.

Saturday! Sector 2337 hosts Danny's Reading Series, featuring poetry by Olivia Cronk and Aaron Kunin, 7 pm.

Sunday! Serving the Sentence returns to Towbar to pay respects to the sentence of the month, "The last time this happened I swore, 'Never again;' but here we are." 7 pm.

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