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Chicago Area Literary Events
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On-going

July

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DvA Gallery, 2568 N. Lincoln. presents Cathleen Schandelmeier, Al DeGenova, Joe Roarty and Steve Henn, 8 PM, free
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Red Rover Series presents poets from Another Chicago Magazine #47. HotHouse, 31 E. Balbo Ave, 6 pm, $10 includes a copy of ACM.
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Newberry Library: It Was a Dark & Stormy Night: A Game of First Lines, 60 W. Walton St. 6:00 pm

Manhattan's Bar, 415 South Dearborn , presents a "Community Reading" arranged by the Columbia College Poetry Program, 7 pm

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Molly Malone's, 7652 Madison St., Forest Park, presents Simone Muench with open mic, 7:30 pm $3-$5 donation. 708-366-8073
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Audrey Niffenegger at the Chicago History Museum. Discussion and book signing. 6:30-8:00 pm.
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3rd Annual Printers' Ball in celebration of print literature in Chicago. Zhou B. Art Center, 1029 West 35th St. 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.
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Myopic Books Poetry Series, 1564 N. Milwaukee Ave, 2nd Fl, presents featured Evan Willner, 7 pm, free.
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Reading by select poets whose work has been included in our Her Mark 2008 datebook publication by Mars Gamba-Adisa Caulton, Ellen Kort and Simone Muench. 2-4 pm, free. Womanmade Gallery, 685 N. Milwaukee.
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RHINO contributors and editors will read alongside the winners of their annual Readers = Writers contest. 2-4 pm, free. Womanmade Gallery, 685 N. Milwaukee.
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Poetry that is geometric, abstract, surreal, or postmodern. Readers chosen by Lina ramona Vitkauskas, author of The Range of Your Amazing Nothing. 2-4 pm, free. Womanmade Gallery, 685 N. Milwaukee.
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