COLORBEARER OF ATHENS, GEORGIA LOCALLY OWNED SINCE 1987

Thursday, September 3

5 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    5:30 p.m. FREE! www.libs.uga.edu

    Tracing the Bartrams Across the South

    Brad Sanders will discuss the maps and historical resources that can recreate the route of the Bartrams.

  • ACC Library

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

    After the End: A Post-Apocalyptic Book Group

    This month's title is Riddley Walker by Russell Hoban.

  • Avid Bookshop

    4:30 p.m. FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Meet the Author

    Meet Georgia author Cassie Beasley in celebration of her middle grade book, Circus Mirandus

  • Avid Bookshop

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

    Meet the Author

    Meet Margaret Lazarus Dean in celebration of her book, Leaving Orbit: Notes From the Last Days of American Spaceflight.

  • 4 p.m. FREE! www.ced.uga.edu

    David Rubin

    (Jackson Street Building, Room 123) David Rubin, founding principal of landscape architecture and urban design studio Land Collective, speaks on "The City as a Landscape: Empathy, Design and the Space Between Buildings."

Friday, September 4

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Tuesday, September 8

4 events

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    5 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org

    African American Authors Book Club

    This month's title is The Supremes at Earl's All You Can Eat by Edward Kelsey Moore. Newcomers welcome.

  • Avid Bookshop

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

    Meet the Author

    Meet author Naomi Jackson in celebration of her debut novel, The Star Side of Bird Hill

  • Barnes & Noble

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-354-1195

    Meet the Author

    Holocaust survivor George Dynin will sign his memoir Aryan Papers, the story of his family's escape from Poland.

  • Barnes & Noble

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

    "Sabotaging the Nazis"

    Holocaust survivor George Dynin speaks and signs copies of his memoir, Aryan Papers, which tells the story of his family's escape from Poland to Belarus.

Wednesday, September 9

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Friday, September 11

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Saturday, September 12

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

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

    Meet the Author

    Meet local author Philip Lee Williams in celebration of his latest poetry volume, The Color of All Things: 99 Love Poems.  

Sunday, September 13

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    10 a.m. FREE! www.uuathensga.org

    Unitarian Universalist Forum

    Learn about compassionate, healthy eating. Hosted by Food Responsibility and Enjoyable Eating (FREE).

  • Avid Bookshop

    7 p.m FREE! www.avidbookshop.com

    Meet the Author

    Meet bestselling author Garth Stein in honor of the paperback release of his book, A Sudden Light

Tuesday, September 15

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • UGA Chapel

    3:30 p.m. FREE! biosciences.uga.edu

    Bob Inglis

    Former U.S. Congressman Bob Inglis presents a lecture, "The Climate Conscience of a Conservative."

  • 7:30 p.m. FREE! biosciences.uga.edu

    Demosthenian Literary Society Debate

    (UGA Demosthenian Hall) The debate's topic is "What's the best economic argument for sound climate policy?" Debaters include UGA professor Jeff Dorfman and former U.S. Congressman Bob Inglis.

Wednesday, September 16

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Thursday, September 17

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Tuesday, September 29

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Thursday, October 1

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

    5:30 p.m. FREE! jclevela@uga.edu

    Bartram Celebration

    Dorinda Dallmeyer speaks on "Natural Curiosity and Natural History: John Bartram's Observations on the Land and Life in Georgia." Followed by a reception, book signing and gallery tour.