Lanny Silverman, curator of the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, moderates a discussion between novelist Audrey Niffenegger and art collector Richard Harris.
Comedians Patton Oswalt and Eddie Pepitone attend a screening of The Bitter Buddha, a documentary about Pepitone's career as an underground comic. It's playing at the Gene Siskel Film Center as part of the Just For Laughs Chicago festival.
Cartoonist Anders Nilsen presents his latest work at the Elmhurst Art Museum.
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