ATLANTA QUEER LITERARY FESTIVAL
Poets and writers of all kinds will converge on Atlanta for the third annual AQLF. Poet and memorist Staceyann Chin and novelist Manil Suri are the keynote speakers. Other special guests include Michael Montlack, Terry Galloway, Regie Cabico, Charles Jensen and many more. There will be a full day of free readings and workshops on Saturday at the Decatur Library. A full schedule of events and author bios is available at www.atlqueerlitfest.com.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 7:30PM
FUTURECYCLE READING FEATURNG RUPERT FIKE & CLAIRE BATEMAN
TRINITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
This new reading series is hosted by FutureCycle Press featuring local poets Rupert Fike and Claire Batemen reading from their latest work. Free admission and parking. 265 Washington St. www.futurecycle.org.
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 6:00PM
Pulitzer Prize-winning poet C.K. Williams will give a free reading at the Woodruff Library, Jones Room, third floor. 540 Ashbury Dr. Parking is available in the adjacent Fishburne Deck. http://marbl.library.emory.edu.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 8:15 PM
ALICE LOVELACE & ALICE TEETER
CALLANWOLDE FINE ARTS CENTER
Lovelace ("Forever") and Teeter ("String Theory" and "When It Happens To You") will read from their collections. Tickets are $5 at the door, $3 for students/seniors/members. 980 Briarcliff Road. www.callanwolde.org.