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Events Wed Dec 19 2007

Last Minute Events

• Photographer Pat Graham, who is best known for his photos of indie bands such as Modest Mouse, Bikini Kill and Fugazi, will be at The Book Cellar on Thursday, December 20, to talk about his new book, Silent Pictures: Living Music Photography 1990-2005. This free event begins at 7pm. The Book Cellar is located at 4736-8 N. Lincoln Ave. Call 773-293-2665 for more information.

• This week is also your last chance to catch "Drinking & Writing Vol. IV: The 12 Steps of X-Mas" at Victory Gardens Biograph Theater, starring Neo-Futurists Sean Benjamin and Steve Mosqueda and exploring "the connection between creativity and alcohol." And, yes, the theater bar will be open throughout the performance. The show ends December 21, and tickets are just $15, so get one now at or by calling 773-871-3000.

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