Notable Chicago: 11/27–12/3


Sunday 11/29: June Huitt and Nicole Hollander share stories for Sideswiping Normal. $15 at Martyrs’, 3 p.m.

Tuesday 12/1: First of the month? deadline. Back to Print hosts the release and open mic at Uncharted Books, 7 p.m.

Tuesday Funk-y! This month’s featured readers: Clayton Smith, Gint Aras, James Gordon, Bill Savage, and Britt Julious. Hopleaf, 7 p.m.

Wednesday 12/2: The Festival of Poets Theater begins at 7 p.m., and has scheduled events daily through Saturday at Sector 2337.

Thursday 12/3: Women & Children First celebrates the launch of The Plural, The Blurring, H. Melt’s collection of poems and essays that focus on the experiences of queer and trans communities in Chicago. 7:30 p.m.


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Rachel Natale currently lives, dances, and writes in Chicago. She recently received the James Charles Cox Memorial Award in English at Loyola University, and her work has been published in Treehouse Magazine. More from this author →