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., 09/19/2019
September 23, 2019 - 7:00pm
Fiction
Reading/Talk

Her first novel became a runaway bestseller. Georgia native Delia Owens returns to Atlanta with Where the Crawdads Sing.

NOTE: This is a free event, open to the...

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The Carter Center
453 John Lewis Freedom Parkway NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
September 26, 2019 - 6:30pm
Fiction
Reading/Talk

Join the Center for the Book and Georgia authors Mary Kay Andrews, Joshilyn Jackson, and Susan Rebecca White, to celebrate the publication and national tour of Lynn Cullen’s...

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Georgia Center for the Book
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
September 28, 2019 - 2:00pm
Fiction
Reading

A Cappella Books welcomes author Daniela Petrova, who will discuss and sign copies of her debut novel, Her Daughter's Mother, which was named one of the top must-read...

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A Cappella Books
208 Haralson Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
September 29, 2019 - 5:00pm
Poetry
Reading

A Cappella Books welcomes author and actor Carlos Andrés Gómez, who will read and sign copies of his award-winning poetry collection Hijito.

This event is free...

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A Cappella Books
208 Haralson Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
October 1, 2019 - 7:15pm
Fiction
Reading

Deborah Wiles is a Southerner born in Mobile, Alabama, who grew up around the world in an Air Force family. Her parents were from Mississippi, and Mississippi became her...

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Georgia Center for the Book
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
October 9, 2019 - 7:00pm
Fiction
Reading

Jacqueline Woodson, the New York Times bestselling and National Book Award-winning author of Another Brooklyn and Brown Girl Dreaming, introduces an...

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SCADshow
173 14th Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
October 10, 2019 - 7:00pm
Fiction
Talk

Jason Reynolds is an American author who writes novels and poetry for young adult and middle-grade audiences. Born in Washington, DC, and raised in neighboring Oxon Hill,...

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