As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block has ceased publication. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
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Sunday, April 5

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Nerves of Steel @ Hungry Brain

THE2NDHAND and King Coal present
"Nerves of Steel," an evening of readings at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W. Belmont Ave., tonight starting at 8pm. Writers Chris Bower and Tim Racine, Drowning Tuscon author Aaron Michael Morales and rogue advice columnist Naomi Des Moines read, Good Evening performs, and Kate Duva and Harold Ray host. No cover, 21+

Tuesday Funk @ Hopleaf

After you vote, grab a drink and take a break from election updates at November's installment of Tuesday Funk. Tonight's featured readers are novelist Lori Ann Stephens, novelist-in-progress Lauryn Allison Lewis , poet Kristin Lueke, poet Sondra Morin, and poet/Huffington Post blogger/rooftop gardener Dave Snyder. Upstairs at the Hopleaf, 5148 N. Clark St., 7:30pm.



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