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Fri Nov 09 2012

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Tonight! Shame That Tune at 6:30pm at the Hideout featuring Write Club host Ian Belknap, writer and Columbia College creative writing professor Ann Hemenway and comedian Stephanie Hasz.

Tonight! Make the Case bookcase-decorating competition to benefit Open Books at Smart Bar.

Tonight! Amina Gautier (At-Risk ) and Hugh Sheehy (The Invisibles) at Women and Children First.

Saturday! The Book as Creative Space workshop at Spudnik Press.

Saturday! Blab World #2 release party at Save More Lounge.

Saturday! Adam Fotos signs The Panopticon at Third Coast Comics.

Saturday! TallGrass Writers Guild contributors read from Deep Waters: Rivers, Lakes, and Seas at Sulzer Regional Library.

Saturday! Myopic Poetry Series at Myopic Books.

Saturday and Sunday! Storyteller Mike Daisey at the the MCA, part of the Chicago Humanities Festival.

Sunday! Elie Wiesel at the Symphony Center, part of the Chicago Humanities Festival (sold out, some tickets available at the door).

Sunday! Poems While You Wait with Kathleen Rooney, Dave Landsberger, and Eric Plattner at Dose Market.

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