The Pygmalion Music and Lit Fest is this weekend. Our own Jim, aka Jim O'Brien aka James Escher will be participating in the Lit Crawl. He will be reading at the Brass Rail in downtown Champaign just after 4:00 pm on Saturday the 27th. He will only get 8 minutes so don't be late. Cheers!
There are free poetry and literature events Thursday, Friday Saturday and Sunday as well
There will also be a book fair at Esquire Lounge from 11 to 4 Saturday.
More details here http://www.thepygmalionfestival.com/
Let us know if you can make it.