Friday, July 8, 8 p.m.
Emory Poetry Council: James May, Molly Brodak and Lyndsey Cohen
Emory Bookstore (Barnes & Noble)
Three noted poets will give a free reading open to the public. For more about the event, visit this link.
July 8, 9 & 10
Turner Cassity Literary Festival
Cultural Arts Center of Douglasville
The late poet Turner Cassity is the namesake of this first annual festival, which will feature poet David B. Axelrod, creative writing guru Bobbi Christmas, poet Gregory Fraser, poet and memoirist Emily Hipchen and poet William Wright. For the full schedule events, www.artsdouglas.org.
Wednesday, July 13, 8 p.m.
Callanwolde Open Mic Poetry Reading
The first ten poets to call and sign up at (404) 872-5338 ext. 228 will have the opportunity to read for 5 minutes at the Callanwolde Fine Arts Center. General Admission $5. Seniors, Students and members pay $3. Tickets are sold at the door. www.callanwolde.org