The Next Chapter

Can Open New Worlds

33rd Annual

Printers Row Lit Fest

June 10-11 2017
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Sunday, June 11, 1:00 P.M.

Coach Wooden and Me: Our 50-Year Friendship On and Off the Court

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Senator Al Franken

Saturday, June 10, 3:00 P.M.

Al Franken, Giant of the Senate

In Conversation with R. Bruce Dold, Publisher and Editor in Chief, Chicago Tribune


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