Live Lit Roundup for October 19th-25th

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Essay Fiesta is back at The Book Cellar (4736 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60625) tonight at 7pm. Featured readers include Keith EckerJH Palmer, and Rosamund Lannin// Free and open to the public // Donations will go to 826CHI //


Spend your Tuesday night right by going to WRITE CLUB at the Hideout (1354 W Wabansia Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60622) at 7pmLily Be will face off against Gina Watters, and overlord Ian Belknap will challenge Corrbette Basko, don’t miss this exciting show! // $10 at the door // 17+ // 

Story Club South Side presents, “Turning”, tomorrow night at 8pm at Co-Prosperity Sphere (3219 S Morgan St, Chicago, Illinois 60608). Elizabeth GomezKevin Gladish, and Maura Clement are the headliners. // Free and open to the public // BYOB // 21+ // 


Don’t miss the live podcast of Tim Barnes’ It’s All True this Thursday at TouchVision TV (1917 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL 60642). Special guests include Tim KinsellaShowYouSuck, Suey Park, Felonious Munk, and The Puterbaugh Sisters. // $10 // BYOB // 21+ // 


20×2 Chicago returns with “When Did You Know?” this Friday at 7pm at Lincoln Hall + Schubas (3159 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60657). Danette ChavezBritt JuliousTim Barnes, are just a few of the featured headliners.
// Get tickets // 21+ // 

Chicago Zine Fest presents “Hallowzine” Friday night at 7pm at the CHI*PRC (858 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60622). Mason Johnson hosts alongside featured headliners Megan Kirby and Anita Melcher.
// $5 // All proceeds benefit Chicago Zine Fest 2016 // 

James GordonEmily Roth, and Lily Be will be reading at 7 Stories “Mouthful”, this Friday night at 8:30pm at The Orphanage (641 W 31st St, Chicago, IL 60616). Don’t miss it! // $10 or pay what you can // 17+ // 


Curious Tales: A Goreyesque Halloween Reading will feature Mort Castle and Richard Thomas, and will take place at The Book Cellar (4736-38 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60625) at 7pm// Free and open to the public // 17+ // 

Don’t miss Saturday Night Drink n’ Draw at the CHI*PRC (858 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60622) this Saturday at 8pm. Our cartoonist Alex Nall promises a night of spooky fun! // $3 suggested donation // BYOB // 21+ // 


Celebrate the release of Mairead Case‘s hotly anticipated debut novel, See You in the Morning at the Featherproof Fall Release Party! Sunday night at 7:30pm at the Rainbo Club (1150 N Damen Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60622). It’s sure to be a fun night! // Free and open to the public // 21+ //