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Tuesday, September 26

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

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

    Super Special Release Party

    (Prince Ave.) Avid's own bookseller/manager and author Caleb Zane Huett releases his debut novel, Top Elf.

  • UGA Jackson St. Building

    6:30 p.m. FREE! achfonline.org

    Midcentury Modern Architecture

    A lecture will be presented by associate professor Wayde Brown, architect Joseph Smith and photographer Robin Hill.

Wednesday, September 27

3 events

Lectures & Lit

Friday, September 29

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Flicker Theatre & Bar

    8 p.m. FREE! larryacquaviva@charter.net

    Meet the Author

    Meet local author Larry Acquaviva for his book Nobody Cares Who You Are: The Life and Times of Aceman, a Widespread Panic Roadie, Book II: The Hitchhiking Odyssey. A reading by the the author and Andrea Acquaviva will be followed by live music by VG Minus and The Honey Sliders. See Story on p. 10.

  • Avid Bookshop

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

    Meet the Author

    Meet Kristen Iskandrian in celebration of her novel Motherest

Saturday, September 30

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • 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.

  • 2 p.m. FREE! 706-335-2665

    Meet the Author

    (Wall of Books, Watkinsville) Retired professor of Ecology at UGA Dac Crossley celebrates his book, Escape from the Alamo.

Monday, October 2

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Winterville Center for Community and Culture

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

    Meet the Author

    Meet Georgia author, naturalist and activist Janisse Ray. A reception will follow a reading and talk. 

Tuesday, October 3

2 events

Lectures & Lit

  • Avid Bookshop

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

    Book Launch

    (Prince Ave.) Local author Jordan A. Rothacker launches his latest book, My Shadow Book.

  • ACC Library

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

    The Georgia Gerrymandering Tour

    Georgia Common Cause provides a brief history of gerrymandering in Georgia, a discussion of current problems with our redistricting process, and a training session for citizens interested in pushing local redistricting reforms. Presented by Indivisible Georgia District 10 and the ACLU.

Thursday, October 5

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Normal Bar

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

    Meet the Author

    Meet local author Jeffrey J. Kilpatrick in celebration of his story collection Terrifying Tales of Athens, Vol. 1: Bloody Boulevard.

Friday, October 6

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

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

    Café au Libris: Celeste Headlee

    Author and Georgia Public Broadcasting host Celeste Headlee will talk about her new book We Need to Talk: How to Have Conversations that Matter.

Sunday, October 8

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Athens

    10 a.m. FREE! uufa@uuathensga.org

    UUFA Forum

    Dr. Patrick Retterbrush explains "Sun Protection and Skin Cancers." 

Tuesday, October 10

1 event

Lectures & Lit

Thursday, October 19

1 event

Lectures & Lit

  • ACC Library

    7 p.m. FREE! 706-613-3650

    Café au Libris: Hugh Acheson

    Local award-winning chef and restauranteur Hugh Acheson discusses and signs copies of his new cookbook, The Chef and the Slowcooker