ELBOWING OFF THE STAGE A Community Reading Series presents Carol Eding, Becca Klaver, Julie Rouse, & BJ Soloy in Adieu Broad Shoulders, Bonjour Tall Corn: A Poetry Reading Carol and Becca are both alums of the Columbia College M.F.A. poetry program and were both born on July 1st. BJ and Julie—of Minds of Winter fame, and now eternally bound in matrimony—will be leaving Chicago and heading off to Iowa at the end of the semester. Please come and bid them farewell! You’re encouraged to bring Goodbye Poems (yours or someone else’s) to read at the Open Mic portion of this event, which will be dedicated exclusively to poems of this ilk and will run from 7:00-7:30. Monday, November 12, 2007 7:00 P.M. Manhattan’s Bar 415 S Dearborn St (312) 957-0460 near the corner of Congress and Dearborn Readers of all genres & drinkers of all libations are welcome. Feel free to contact Nicole Wilson with inquires, reading interest, or statements of inspiration: firstname.lastname@example.org.