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., 03/20/2019
March 20, 2019 - 7:15pm
Fiction
Reading

Join host Vania Stoyanova as we present the March edition of YATL! Featured this month are authors Kati Gardner, Jessica Khoury, and Rebecca Ross.

Georgia Center for the Book
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
March 24, 2019 - 3:00pm
Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction
Talk

The Auburn Avenue Research Library will host Dr. E. Patrick Johnson, the Carlos Montezuma Professor of Performance Studies and African American Studies at Northwestern...

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Auburn Avenue Research Library
101 Auburn Avenue NE
Atlanta, GA 30303
March 25, 2019 - 7:15pm
Fiction
Talk

Join us as we feature a lecture in collaboration with “Revival: Lost Southern Voices”, a festival coordinated by Georgia State University. The intent of “Revival” is to feature...

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Georgia Center for the Book
215 Sycamore Street
Decatur, GA 30030
March 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
Creative Nonfiction
Reading/Talk

Charis Books and More and The Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History welcome Damon Young, the cofounder of VerySmartBrothas.com, and one of the...

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Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture and History
101 Auburn Avenue
Atlanta, GA 30303
March 30, 2019 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
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. Performance poet and author...

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Ponce De Leon Library
980 Ponce De Leon
Atlanta, GA 30306
April 4, 2019 - 7:00pm
Fiction
Reading/Talk

Tayari Jones, author of An American Marriage, will be reading and speaking about her new novel.

Barnes & Noble: Buckhead
2900 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30305
April 10, 2019 - 7:30pm
Fiction
Reading

The Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA) welcomes Amor Towles, the New York Times bestselling author of A Gentleman in Moscow.

With his...

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Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA)
5342 Tilly Mill Road
Dunwoody, GA 30338
April 13, 2019 - 4:00pm
Creative Nonfiction
Reading

 I Miss You When I Blink is Mary Laura Philpott's memoir-in-essays full of spot-on observations about home, work, and creative life. The author takes...

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Gregg Irby Gallery
996 Huff Rd NW D
Atlanta, GA 30318