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Friday, February 12

3 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Oconee County Library

    6 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/oconee

    Broad Minds Book Club for Feminists

    This month's book is Bossypants by Tina Fey.

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7 p.m. FREE! garev.uga.edu

    Meet the Authors

    The Georgia Review and Georgia Poetry Circuit present Jeff Mock and Margot Schilpp for a Valentine's weekend reading.   

  • UGA Fine Arts Building

    4 p.m. FREE! art.uga.edu

    Meet the Author

    (Room 300) Jane Wodening will make a rare public appearance in support of her book Brakhage's Childhood

Saturday, February 13

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Meet the Author

    Meet southern author and UGA Alumnus Tom Poland in celebration of his book Georgialina: A Southland As We Knew It

Sunday, February 14

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Barnes & Noble

    3 p.m. FREE! www.bn.com

    Meet the Author

    Meet Betty Jean Craige and her African Grey parrot Cosmo in celebration of Craige's novel Fairfield's Auction: A Witherston Murder Mystery

Monday, February 15

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Tuesday, February 16

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • UGA Chapel

    5:30 p.m. FREE! grady.uga.edu

    Voices from the Vanguard

    Thomas W. Scott from the University of California will discuss "The Human Factor: People, Places and the Fight Against Infected Mosquitos."

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    2:30–4 p.m. FREE! jclevela@uga.edu

    "Gordon Parks Confronts the Color Line" Lecture

    Photographer Billy Weeks will discuss civil rights photographer Gordon Parks. The talk will complement the exhibit "Gordon Parks Confronts the Color Line," which includes images from a Life magazine 1956 photo essay on segregation in the South. The exhibition is part of the city-wide series "Pictures of Us: Photographs from the Do Good Fund Collection."  

Wednesday, February 17

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Saturday, February 20

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Monday, February 22

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Tuesday, February 23

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Thursday, February 25

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Miller Learning Center

    6:30 p.m. FREE! english.uga.edu

    Guest Lecture

    Dr. David Ikard, Director of Africana Studies at the University of Miami, will give a talk on "Loveable Racists in the Film 12 Years a Slave." 

  • UGA Jackson St. Building

    4 p.m. FREE! www.ced.uga.edu

    Dr. Jeffrey Hou

    (Room 123) Dr. Hou is a professor of landscape architecture at the University of Washington. He will talk about "Now Urbanism: Design with the Present City."

Friday, February 26

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • UGA Dean Rusk Hall

    8:30 a.m.–4 p.m. FREE! (w/ UGA ID), $10–60. www.law.uga.edu/red-clay-conference

    Red Clay Conference

    (Larry Walker Room) Explore the intersection of health and environmental law, urban agriculture, urban design, water quality and litigation through educational presentations and open forum discussions.

  • Avid Bookshop

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Meet the Authors

    Meet authors Brett Lauer and Monica Fambrough in celebration of Fake Missed Connections and Softcover, respectively.

Saturday, February 27

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Monday, February 29

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Athens Land Trust

    5:30 p.m. $5 suggested donation. patricia.priest@yahoo.com

    Nature Writing Group

    This month's meeting will feature author Doug Carlson. Carlson is an essayist and edits nature submissions for The Georgia Review

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    Last Monday Book Group

    This month's book is Lamb in His Bosom by Caroline Miller. 

Thursday, March 3

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Saturday, March 5

1 event

Lectures & Lit