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ALL WEEKEND! Festival of Poets Theater holds readings and discussion throughout the weekend at Sector 2337.

FRIDAY! Women and Children First presents a night of readings with authors Elynne Chaplik-Aleskow, Stephanie Douglass and Mary F. Bonnett.

SATURDAY! Author Kathleen Aalto reads from her book The Natural World of Winnie-the-Pooh at the Newberry Library.

SATURDAY! City Lit hosts Steve Karas to celebrate his book release Kinda Sorta American Dream joined by readers Ben Tanzer, Leesa Cross-Smith, and James Yates.

SATURDAY! Live lit reading Mortified at the Promontory in Hyde Park.

SATURDAY! You're Being Ridiculous is back at Mayne Stage.

SUNDAY! Female friendly reading That's All She Wrote will be at Great Lakes Tattoo.

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