Literary Events Calendar

Poets & Writers lists readings, workshops, and other literary events held in cities across the country, including New York, Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. If you are interested in attending an event, please be sure to get in touch with the contact person listed to confirm the time and place for the event.

E.g., 10/19/2018
October 22, 2018 - 7:15pm
Creative Nonfiction
Reading

From best-selling author Wil Haygood, Tigerland is the emotional, inspiring story of two teams from a poor, black, segregated high school in Ohio, who, in the midst of...

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Georgia Center for the Book
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
October 25, 2018 - 7:00pm
Fiction
Reading

Mickey Dubrow’s debut novel, American Judas, is a dystopian tale about a young couple’s life after opportunistic U.S. politicians...

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Wrecking Bar
292 Moreland Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
October 30, 2018 - 7:15pm
Creative Nonfiction
Talk

Join Charis and the Georgia Center for the Book for a timely conversation between authors Rebecca Traister and Susana Morris on Traister's new book, Good and Mad: The...

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Georgia Center for the Book
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
November 1, 2018 - 7:15pm
Fiction
Reading

Jamie Iredell returns to the Georgia Center for the Book with his latest novel, The Fat Kid. Born unto a father steeped in violence, the fat kid grows up tortured for...

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Georgia Center for the Book
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
November 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Poetry
Workshop

Are you a poetry lover or an aspiring poet? Do you want to polish your poetic writing skills? Then join us at the "Lyrics 180" free poetry workshop. A performance poet and...

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Ponce De Leon Library Branch
980 Ponce De Leon
Atlanta, GA 30306
November 10, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Workshop/Panel

The Red Clay Writers Conference is the annual conference of the Georgia Writers Association. Red Clay has been hosted since 2009 to encourage and inspire writers across Georgia...

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KSU Center
3333 Busbee Drive
Kennesaw, GA 30144
November 14, 2018 - 7:15pm
Creative Nonfiction
Reading

In this soul-stirring memoir, Lawrence E. Carter Sr. shares his remarkable quest to experience King’s “beloved community” and his surprising discovery that King’s dream was...

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Georgia Center for the Book
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
November 15, 2018 - 7:15pm
Poetry
Reading

Poetry Atlanta Presents their annual Voices Carry reading, featuring Collin Kelley, Rupert Fike, Sharan Strange, and Cecilia Wooloch!

Georgia Center for the Book
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
November 20, 2018 - 7:15pm
Fiction
Reading

Tom Clavin, co-author of the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Heart of Everything That Is comes to the Georgia Center for the Book to discuss his...

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Georgia Center for the Book
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030