October 6th @ 7:15pm
Georgia Center for the Book joins with the Georgia Perimeter College’s Writers Institute to bring two popular authors together in a special appearance. Husband and wife, Pat Conroy and Cassandra King will be discussing their bestselling books.
Doors will open at 6:15pm
No reservations and no tickets required. First come – first seated.
The 4th annual AQLF will be held at many venues around Atlanta and host a variety of literary programs. The venues are Charis Books & More, Outwrite Books, Emory Bookstore, Auburn Avenue Research Library, Decatur Library Auditorium & Meeting Room, Java Monkey, Chocolate Bar, and First Existentialist.
October 14th-November 8th
This Atlanta Metro campaign is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts. For the 3rd year it is being presented by the Atlanta History Center’s Literary Center at the Margaret Mitchell House. This year’s Big Read is all about Edgar Allan Poe and his classic tales and poems. Highlights include the Big Read Kick-Off Party, the Keynote Lecture with Dr. Elliot Engel, and the Big Read Film Festival.
Events are free but some require reservations.
12th annual festival will include 25 writers with some special appearances. Activities begin on the evening of the 22nd and include a full day on the 23rd.
October 26th @ 7:15pm
Some of Atlanta’s finest poets will be together for an evening of readings. The night’s featured poets are Colin Cheney and Ginger Murchison.