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Nelson Algren Birthday Party Recommended

When: Sat., March 27, 8 p.m. 2010

The Nelson Algren Committee's annual celebration of writer Nelson Algren's life. This year's event, dedicated to the memory of author-activist Howard Zinn, features photographer and Algren pal Art Shay (Chicago's Nelson Algren), Algren scholar Nathaniel Mills, novelist Bayo Ojikutu, actors Richard Henzel and Charles Richards, Algren documentarian Michael Caplan, and more, as well as author Delphine Pontvieux reading from love letters written to Algren by Simone de Beauvoir.

Price: $10, $5 seniors and students

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