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FRIDAY! Gaper's Block hosts 20x2 at Schubas, where 20 select artists, musicians, filmmakers and writers answer the question, "When Did You Know?"

FRIDAY! Chicago Zine Fest holds their annual fundraiser reading Hallowzine at Chicago Publishers Resource Center.

SATURDAY! Author Ta-Nehisi Coates is conversation with reporter Natalie Y. Moore discusses race in American at Northwestern University Cahn Auditorium as part of Chicago Humanities Festival.

SATURDAY! Literary magazine Goreyesque holds a Halloween reading at the Book Cellar.

SUNDAY! Writer and blogger Jenny Lawson reads from her new book Furiously Happy at Women and Children First.

SUNDAY! Featherproof Books holds a Fall Release Party for their newest titles with readings and book sales at the Rainbo Club.

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