Live-Lit Roundup for the week of May 1st, 2017

Outspoken! (c) 2017

Tonight

Don’t miss the release party of Body Horror: Capitalism, Fear, Misogyny, Jokes in Chicago! by Anne Elizabeth Moore presented by Curbside Splendor Publishing. Revel in Moore’s unique essays while enjoying cocktails at The Whistler (2421 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60647) tonight at 7pm// Free and open to the public // 21+ //

Do Not Submit: Rogers Park will take place at Pub 626 (1406 W Morse Ave, Chicago, IL 60626) tonight at 7pm. Bring a story to tell and sign up as soon as you get there, storytelling kicks off at 7:30pmRebecca Anderson and Elizabeth Cambridge host.
// Free and open to the public // 21+ // 

Tomorrow

Do Not Submit: Homewood will take place at Grady’s Snack and Dine (18147 Harwood Ave, Homewood, IL 60430) tomorrow night at 6:30pm with the open mic starting at 7pm. Bring a story to tell and an ear to listen! // Free and open to the public // All ages //

OUTspoken! LGBTQ Storytelling is back at Sidetrack: The Video Bar (3349 N Halsted St, Chicago, Illinois 60657) tomorrow night at 6pm! Featured storytellers include Lihy Epstein, Jackie Kaplan-Perkins, Brad Lippitz, Joshua Oaks, and more. Don’t miss it!
// Free and open to the public // 21+ // 

The Graphic Body: Women in Comics presented by Curbside Splendor Publishing will take place at The Whistler (2421 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60647) tomorrow night at 7pm. This special panel will include conversations by Kristen Radtke, Leila Abdelrazaq, Sophie Lucido Johnson, and Corinne Mucha// Free and open to the public // 21+ //

Wednesday

Come out to Women & Children First (5233 N Clark St, Chicago, Illinois 60640) this Wednesday for an author conversation with Kristen Radtke and Lucy Knisley this Wednesday at 7:30pm// Free and open to the public // All ages // 

Psychotic Break with Jenn and Dan will take place this Wednesday at 8pm at Schubas (3159 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60657). Join Jenn and Dan in welcoming Jay HarrisMaggie Kubley, and Jeff Greenspan to the stage!
// Free and open to the public // 21+ // 

Thursday

Don’t miss A Diamond Ear: Ring Lardner’s Introduction to the Chicago Literary Hall of Fame this Thursday at 5pm at the Newberry Library (60 W Walton St, Chicago, Illinois 60610). // Free and open to the public // All ages // 

Come out to The Book Cellar (4736 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60625) to celebrate the University of Chicago Writer’s Studio in a special event hosted by Mary Fons and Paul McComas this Thursday at 6pm. Enjoy listening to stories by brilliant graduating certificate students, Gwenda Blair and John Hamilton. Don’t miss it! // Free and open to the public // All ages //

*This article has been updated to include a special event at The Book Cellar hosted by the University of Chicago Writer’s Studio.

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