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    Head to @revivalfoodchi for the @curbsidebooksrecords pop-up book fair! @featherproof_books has the new MAKE anthology on hand! (at Revival Food Hall)

    11/19/16

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    Thanks to all for the wonderful week of events!! More pics and video soon! XO #litluz #toomanycameras #liveshowparticipants #tillnextyear #graciasatodxs @makelit (at Co-Prosperity Sphere)

    10/17/16

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    New band alert! Los Lejanos Unidos formed last night at ACRE and will perform for the first and final time tmrw at the #litluz finale @coprosperitysphere #chicagomusic #rachelgalvin #jimbecker #alejandroalbarranpolanco #finale #cdmx #bridgeport #poetry

    10/14/16

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    Jose-Luis Moctezuma tests out new poems, while his recent book looks on. #poetry #popupreading #litluz (at ACRE)

    10/14/16

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    Tamales and @cobraverdeclub for lunch and dinner. @rgalvin01 and @relajando.labraran.con.palrra read an impromptu collaboration #litluz (at ACRE)

    10/14/16

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    Open house is now till 9pm at ACRE! Drop in for pop-up performances, plus @topochicousa @cobraverdeclub and beers! Snacks! 🍻🍪 let’s chat. #litluz (at ACRE)

    10/13/16

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    Join us at @thisisuic Latino Cultural Center at 3:30 for a talk with Jorge Mendez Blake! @salacomedor #visualart #poetry #guadalajara #chicago #litluz #sculpture (at UIC Latino Cultural Center)

    10/13/16

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    Talkin translation on night two of #LitLuz with #Senal series translators @uglyducklingpresse #translation #poetry #inthegallery #threepercent (at Sector 2337 + The Green Lantern Press)

    10/13/16

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    Translators rocking on translation @sector2337 #senal

    10/13/16

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    The official #LitLuz pint glass! Get yrs at Saturday’s finale for a modest donation. Not pictured, but included: BEER @revbrewchicago @motorrowbrewing #blessed #poetry #art #cdmx #chicago #onenightonly #bridgeport #video #music

    10/12/16

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    Gabriela Jauregui at Writing Program, School of the Art Institute @saicpics #litluz #gabrielajauregui #chicago #cdmx #arttalk #artandwriting #poetry #artcriticism (at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago Adult Continuing Education)

    10/12/16

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    TONIGHT! Join us at 7 PM for Lit & Luz: On Translation: a Discussion with Writer-Translators. The second evening of the Lit & Luz Festival of Language, Literature, and Art includes a riveting conversation on literary translation with Alexis Almeida, Victoria Cóccaro, Luis Felipe Fabre, JP Pluecker, Rebekah Smith, Stalina Villarreal, along with the authors they’ve translated. Hosted by author, translator, and MAKE editor, Daniel Borzutzky. #litluz

    Free Revolution Brewing beer with book purchase!

    Co-presented by Sector 2337 + The Green Lantern Press, Señal Book, and Ugly Duckling Presse

    10/12/16

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    Day two of the Lit & Luz Festival of Language, Literature, and Art welcomes prolific poet and Mexico City-based art critic Gabriela Jauregui for a reading and Q & A. Join us today at 4:15 PM for Lit & Luz: Reading with Writer and Critic Gabriela Jauregui. Reception to follow. Co-presented by the Writing Program, School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

    10/12/16

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    Get yr own Lit & Luz action kit at any upcoming event! Festival program doubles as a poster! Bring button to Saturday finale for a free raffle ticket! Stay energized with @cobraverdeclub! #litluz #chicago #cdmx #literature

    10/12/16

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    Lit & Luz Festival of Language, Literature, and Art is here!
    Donate in advance of Saturday’s finale, Lit & Luz: Anti-Static: A Live Magazine Extravaganza, and you’ll not only receive super sweet thank you gifts, but TWO raffle tickets. Prizes include artisan goods straight from Mexico City, gift certificates from Curbside Books & Records, Land and Sea Dept., Pilsen Community Books, and more! Click here for more info: http://litluz.com/fundraiser/

    10/12/16

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    Thanks to all the Senal readers and translators and Gabriela Jauregui!! Big thanks to the @poetryfoundation for hosting the Lit & Luz kick off. #litluz #poetry (at Poetry Foundation & Poetry Magazine)

    10/12/16

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    Thanks for the beauts @busybeaverbuttonco !!
    Bring your button to the Saturday finale for a complimentary raffle ticket! #litluz

    10/12/16

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    Senal Night at @poetryfoundation #litluz #gabrielajauregui hi, @rgalvin01 #sendmebetterpicsplease (at Poetry Foundation & Poetry Magazine)

    10/12/16

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    Here we go! Luis Felipe Fabre and translator John Pluecker read for Senal Night @uglyducklingpresse #litluz #senal #luisfelipefabre #johnpluecker @poetryfoundation (at Poetry Foundation & Poetry Magazine)

    10/12/16

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    Let there be luz! Tech prep with @sonoramachicago #litluz #livemagazineshow #saturday (at Co-Prosperity Sphere)

    10/11/16

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