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., 04/20/2018
April 24, 2018 - 7:00pm
Fiction
Reading/Talk

Critically-acclaimed novelist Charles Frazier speaks at the Carter Center to discuss, read from and sign copies of Varina. Joining Mr. Frazier in conversation will be...

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Jimmy Carter Presidential Library
441 Freedom Parkway NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
April 30, 2018 - 7:15pm
Creative Nonfiction
Talk

Nationally recognized nature and food writer Eugenia Bone returns to the Georgia Center for the Book for her latest book Microbia: A Journey Into the Unseen World Around You...

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Georgia Center for the Book
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
April 30, 2018 - 7:30pm
Poetry
Reading

Join Charis for a very special National Poetry Month Celebration: "From Her to Her to Her: A Matriarchal Poetic Lineage" Featuring poets Marilyn Kallet, Karen Head, and Sarah O...

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Charis Books and More
1189 Euclid Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
May 8, 2018 - 7:00pm
Creative Nonfiction
Talk

In his new book, Emory professor and historian Joseph Crespino delves into the fiction of Harper Lee to reveal the evolving racial politics of her times. After his talk,...

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Jimmy Carter Presidential Library
441 Freedom Parkway NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
May 10, 2018 - 7:00pm
Fiction
Reading/Talk

In Jesmyn Ward’s first novel since her National Book Award–winning Salvage the Bones, this singular American writer brings the archetypal road novel into rural twenty-...

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The Carter Center
453 Freedom Parkway NE
Atlanta, GA 30307
May 15, 2018 - 7:30pm
Fiction
Reading/Talk

Anita Shreve appears at the MJCCA - Zaban Park to read from, discuss and sign copies of her latest novel The Stars Are Fire.

This is a ticketed event. Price: $...

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MJCCA-Zaban Park
5342 Tilly Mill Road
Dunwoody, GA 30338