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Bookmarks Fri Nov 02 2012


Tonight! The Interview Show at the Hideout featuring Rick Perlstein (Nixonland), comedian Lil Rel Howery and chef Dale Levitski.

Tonight! Anne Elizabeth Moore (Hip Hop Apsara: Ghosts Past and Present) at the Book Cellar.

Tonight! The 2nd Story with Eric May, Deb Lewis, Molly Each and music by Seeking Wonderland.

Tonight! Kat Meads reads from For You, Madam Lenin at Powell's in Greektown.

Tonight! Kathleen Rooney reads from Robinson Alone; Hannah Gamble reads from Your Invitation to a Modest Breakfast at Women and Children First.

Saturday! Thomas Norman DeWolf and Sharon Leslie Morgan read from their co-written memoir Gather at the Table: The Healing Journey of a Daughter of Slavery and a Son of the Slave Trade at the DuSable Museum of African American History.

Saturday! Hank Phillippi Ryan reads from The Other Woman at Centuries and Sleuths.

Saturday! Red Rover Reading series #59 at Outer Space Studios.
Saturday! Punk author Michael T. Fournier reads from his novel Hidden Wheel and Maine author Katie Lattari reads from Zembla Vist's American Vaudeville at Quimby's.

Sunday! Suzanne Scanlon (Promising Young Women) and Kate Zambreno (Heroines) at Uncharted Books.

Sunday! Write Club presents at the Poetry Foundation during the Chicago Humanities Fest.

Sunday! Here's the Story Picnic and Potluck, an evening of live, unscripted, theatrical storytelling at Stage 773.

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