COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Tuesday, January 23

3 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Madison County Library, Danielsville

    6:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/madison

    Adult Book Club

    Discuss The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver.

  • Bogart Library

    5:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/bogart

    Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

    Paige Powell will discuss what the program has to offer to support local grandparents. Light refreshments served.

  • 8:15 a.m.–4:20 p.m. dlowery@uga.edu, artistrightssymposium.wordpress.com

    Artist Rights Symposium

    (200 Moore-Rooker Hall, 600 Lumpkin Ave.) A series of panels will present topics spanning from available resources to music creators, cultural diplomacy and law enforcement and artists' rights, potential legislative solutions, antitrust regulations and performing rights societies.

Thursday, January 25

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Friday, January 26

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Jan. 26–27. ehether@uga.edu law.uga.edu

    WIlbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic Conference

    (UGA Hirsh Hall, School of Law) The conference brings together legal experts, psychologists and child advocacy leaders from across the country to discuss important issues related to child sexual abuse survivors and those professionals who assist them. The conference offers five Continuing Legal Education credits, plus breakfast and lunch.

Saturday, January 27

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Jan. 26–27. ehether@uga.edu law.uga.edu

    WIlbanks Child Endangerment and Sexual Exploitation Clinic Conference

    (UGA Hirsh Hall, School of Law) The conference brings together legal experts, psychologists and child advocacy leaders from across the country to discuss important issues related to child sexual abuse survivors and those professionals who assist them. The conference offers five Continuing Legal Education credits, plus breakfast and lunch.

Tuesday, January 30

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Georgia Museum of Art

    7 p.m. FREE! www.english.uga.edu

    John Keene

    The UGA Creative Writing Program presents a lecture by John Keene, author of Annotations, the poetry collection Seismosis, and Counternarratives. 

Tuesday, February 6

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Wednesday, February 7

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Thursday, February 8

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

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

    Meet the Author

    (Prince Ave.) Meet Twitter-famous writer Morgan Jerkins in conversation with Rashaun Ellis for his book of essays This Will Be My Undoing

Friday, February 9

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Oconee County Civic Center

    Feb. 9, 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Feb. 10, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. $20. www.athenslandtrust.org

    Sustainable Agriculture Conference

    The two-day conference features farm tours, demonstrative workshops and networking. 

  • Avid Bookshop

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

    Meet the Author

    (Prince Ave.) YA author Rebecca Ross shares her newest novel, The Queen's Rising.

Saturday, February 10

3 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

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

    Meet the Authors

    Meet authors McCall Hoyle and Katie Nelson.

  • Oconee County Civic Center

    Feb. 9, 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Feb. 10, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. $20. www.athenslandtrust.org

    Sustainable Agriculture Conference

    The two-day conference features farm tours, demonstrative workshops and networking. 

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    2–4:30 p.m. FREE! artzar@gmail.com

    Writer's Circle

    (Hargrett Library) Writers may bring pages of their work, any genre, for group feedback. Each meeting will highlight books from Hargrett's Collections.

Wednesday, February 14

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

    5 p.m. FREE! (with Avid purchase). avidbookshop.com

    True Love Tarot Readings

    Bookseller Kristen Carter offers direction.

Thursday, February 15

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Saturday, February 17

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Tuesday, February 20

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • The Globe

    7 p.m. FREE! www.english.uga.edu

    Christopher P. Collins

    (Upstairs) The UGA Creative Writing Program and University of Georgia Press present a reading by poet Christopher P. Collins, the recipient of the 2017 Georgia Poetry Prize.

Wednesday, February 21

1 event

Lectures & Lit