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Saturday, June 23

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

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

    Writers Circle

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

  • ACC Library

    1:30 p.m. FREE! www.athenslibrary.org/athens

    The Georgia Gerrymandering Tour

    Members of the California Redistricting Commission will discuss what they did to address gerrymandering and redistricting in their state and how citizens can become Protectors of Democracy in Georgia.

Monday, June 25

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Ciné Barcafé

    7 p.m. FREE! thegeorgiareview.com

    Issue Release Party

    The Georgia Review presents a reading from poet Elly Bookman and music by Cortez Garza in celebration of the Spring issue. Assistant editor Soham Patel will be the opening reader.

  • ACC Library

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

    Meet the Author

    (Auditorium) Meet fantasy author Terry Brooks in celebration of his latest book, The Skaar Invasion, the second book in his Shannara series. 

Tuesday, June 26

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries

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

    The Rest of the Story Book Club

    (Room 258) Discuss works connected to the ongoing and upcoming exhibitions and programs at the library. Followed by gallery tours. May's selection is Brittle Innings by Michael Bishop.

Saturday, June 30

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

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

    Meet the Poet

    (Auditorium) Local writer Benjamín Milano will read from his new poetry book, Brincaron las Gallinas, in Spanish. Brett Swartz will read them in English. A discussion and reception will follow. 

Wednesday, July 4

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Cali 'N' Tito's Eastside

    11:30 a.m. FREE! www.bigcitybreadcafe.com

    Reading of the Declaration of Independence

    Young adult readers, candidates and Georgia District 10 will read sections of the Declaration.