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Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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FRIDAY! Chicago Center for Literature and Photography hosts a release for their newest anthology, The View From Here: Stories about Chicago Neighborhoods at City Lit Books.

FRIDAY! Settle in for An Evening of Poetry with Sara Henning, Staci R. Schoenfield, and Kristy Bowen at Woman and Children First.

SATURDAY! Arts and literary organizations in Wicker Park and West Town celebrate Lit Day (read the Gaper's Block post about it here).

SATURDAY! Its Batman Day so visit you local comics shop as well as Barnes and Noble in Skokie for an appearance by DC Comics artist Tim Seeley.

SUNDAY! City Lit Theater commemorates Banned Books Week with events beginning today as part of their program Books on the Chopping Block.

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