FORMULA FOR FORTUNE
Nov. 12 | 6:30p
Robert W. Woodruff Library, Emory University
An in-depth portrait of Asa G. Candler’s fight for fortune and the saga of his increasingly prominent family in the South. Author, Ann Uhry Abrams traces his family history and the rise of the Coca-Cola company. You’ll be shocked by what bubbles to the surface- mayorship, sex scandals, love- even murder.
Writing With Intent
Nov. 12 & 26 | 6:30-8:30pm
Open to fiction, poetry, and non-fiction writers alike- Charis Circle From Margin to Center Literary Program’s facilitated group is tailored for serious writers looking for a literary workshop to shape-up their work and keep them focused. Suggested donation of $5.
Fiction/Nonfiction Student Reading & Reception
Nov. 14 | 6:30 p.m.
Ivy Hall, 179 Ponce de Leon Ave.
Readings from SCAD professors Chris Bundy and Jamie Iredell’s writing classes. The readings will be followed by a reception which is free and open to the public.
HUNGRY GIRL TO THE MAX!
Nov. 14 | Lunch, Q&A, Signing at 12p | Signing at 7pm
Marcus JCC of Atlanta | Barnes & Noble Buckhead
Food Network TV host and food blogger Lisa Lillian presents the public with 650 recipes that will make your mouth water. Devour her tips on sustainable weight loss and healthy food habits and learn the secret ingredients of her most infamous recipes.
Cliterati Open No-Mic
Nov. 15 |7:30-9pm
November’s featured guest of Charis and Cliterati’s open mic & reading series is Robin G. White- author of Resurrection: A Collection of Work and Collections of a Life Well Spent and more. Hosted by anarchic spoken word duo Karen G and Theresa Davis. Suggested donation of $5.
We Aim To Make You So Excited!
Nov. 17th | 8p
Joe’s Coffee in East Atlanta
Kill Your Darlings and VouchedATL team up for an evening of readings and tunes. Works from the likes of Nick Sturm, Molly Brodak, Jenny Sadre-Orafai, Laura Straub, Kory Calico, and P.I. Navarro. Live music too! Don’t plan on being an innocent bystander- these readers have you in their crosshairs.
Matt is right that the ferris wheel will be a magnet for crime.
Darin, you are correct that as of 2010 census the official Atlanta neighborhood called Downtown…
"A ferris wheel will bring out crime from the bowels of hell..."
atheist books? as long as they're not by richard dawkins, the fucker
are any renderings available?
I'd like to see the source for that "27,000" figure for downtown residents. The last…