Live Lit Roundup for November 2nd–8th, 2015

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Dr. Ronald HarveyBrittany JuliousTyler Greene, and more come together to share their personal experiences tonight at Death of the Cool, an intimate new dialogue series. Death of the Cool will take place at iO Chicago (1501 N Kingsbury St, Chicago, Illinois 60642) tonight at 8pm// Get tickets // 21+ // 


Don’t miss Sarah Hollenbeck reading at the November installment of Tuesday Funk at Hopleaf (5148 N Clark St, Chicago, Illinois 60640) tomorrow night at 7:30pm. Hollenbeck will read alongside Nick Disabato, Kyle Thiessen, and more.
// Free and open to the public // 21+ // 


Come out to Sheffield’s (3258 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60657) for RUI: Reading Under the Influence, featuring Rosamund Lannin and Courtney Watters. The magic begins at 7pm// $3 cover // 21+ // 

Join Women & Children First Bookstore (5233 N Clark St, Chicago, Illinois 60640) in celebrating the launch of Rose Metal Press’ Family Resemblance: An Anthology and Exploration of 8 Hybrid Literary Genres. Featured headliners include Tim Jones-YelvingtonKathleen Rooney, and more. The reading will take place at 7pm
// Free and open to the public // All ages // 

Feminist powerhouse Alicia Swiz presents PopGoesAlicia: SlutTalk, Wednesday night at 7pm at Taboo Tabou (854 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60657). The event will feature champagne, shopping, and an engaging and unique dialogue on what it means to be a modern woman. // $10 advance ticket // $15 at the door // 21+ // 


Story Club North Side presents Feast, Thursday night at 7:30pm at the Holiday Club (4000 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60613). Headliners include Ines BellinaClaire Zulkey, and Elizabeth Cambridge. Sign up before the show to tell you story.
// $10 suggested donation // 21+ // 

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