This month's title is The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman. Newcomers welcome.
Lewis, professor of journalism at American University, discusses topics from his book, 935 Lies: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America's Moral Integrity, involving the most significant misrepresentations by those in power in the U.S., goverment and major corporations, as well as the role of journalists in exposing them. A reception will follow the lecture.
Local cartoonist Joey Weiser signs copies of his all ages comic Mermin: Book 3. Refreshments provided. Sea creature costumes encouraged but not required.
Meet to discuss Pearl Cleage's What Looks Like Crazy on an Ordinary Day.
Baruch Hapern is a Covenant Foundation Professor of Jewish Studies and Professor of Religion and Linguistics at UGA. His lecture presents research on the science and philosophy of biblical times.
If you are over the age of 62, you can enroll at UGA tuition-free. Learn how to jump through the hoops and get yourself back in a college classroom. This lecture will be available to stream online.
Kay, author of The Year the Lights Came On and To Dance with the White Dog, will talk about and sign copies of his latest novel, Song of the Vagabond Bird.
Colonel Saul (retired) will give a lecture to commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War I, focusing primarily on the events leading up to the war and the western front.
Jordan Scott is the author of three books of poetry, including Blert, which explores the poetics of stuttering and was the subject of a short documentary.
Robin Johnson, manager of Athens Regional Medical Center's Mind Body Institute, leads a discussion on how yoga can aid healing, awareness and rejuvenation through gentle movement, postures, breath, relaxation and meditation. Wear comfortable clothes, and feel free to bring a lunch.
Hear poems by Jenny Sadre-Orafai, Landon Godfrey and Joseph Woods.
This month's discussion is on Slaughterhouse-Five, or The Children's Crusade: A Duty-Dance with Death by Kurt Vonnegut.
This month's book is The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by Sherman Alexie. Books available at library desk.
Poet and radio host David Oates is this month's featured guest. Oates is the host and producer of WUGA's "Wordland" and the author of the book Drunken Cardinals.