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All Weekend! The Evanston Literary Festival, sponsored by the Chicago Book Expo and Northwestern University, continues its inaugural week with a variety of programming at various locations.

Saturday! Red Rover reading series hosts its 85th installment at Outer Space Studio in Wicker Park.

Saturday! Tamale Hut Cafe reading series is back in Riverside at its namesake, the Tamale Hut Café.

Saturday! Mortified Chicago gets hilariously personal at the Mayne Stage in Rogers Park.

Sunday! Guild Literary Complex hosts Wink and Whisper as their annual benefit fundraiser at Underground Uptown.

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