Sunday, March 3, 7:00 p.m.
An Evening with Theresa Davis
Poet and author Theresa Davis will perform work from her upcoming collection, After This We Go Dark, as a fundraiser to help her get to to the Women of the World Poetry Slam. The event will be held at 414 Oakdale Road, Atlanta, 30307. CDs and books will be available, light refreshments will be served.
Sunday, March 10, 5:30 p.m.
Amena Brown: Breaking Old Rhythms
Eddie's Attic, Decatur
Poet and inspirational speaker Amena Brown will launch her new book, Breaking Old Rhythms, with a reading and music from DJ OPDIGGY. Advance tickets are $15 or $20, which includes a copy of the book. http://amenabrown.com/events/
Wednesday, March 13, 8:00 p.m.
Poetry At Callanwolde presents Rebecca Baggett and Diana Pinckney
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
Baggett (Thalassa, Still Life with Children) and Pinckney (Fishing with Tall Women, Green Daughters) read in the library of the Callanwolde mansion. Tickets are sold at the door. $5 General Admission, $3 Students with ID, Seniors, and Members. callanwolde.org
Saturday, March 23, 7:00 p.m.
Tavares Stephens: The Ascension Project
14th Street Playhouse
Stephens releases his debut CD featuring a mix of spoken word and gospel music. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. http://tavaresstephens.com/debut-concert/
Tuesday, March 26, 6:30 p.m.
Award-winning poet Jericho Brown will read new work and poems from his collection, Please, as part of the Feminist Founders Series at the Woodruff Library on the Emory campus, 540 Asbury Circle. Free. http://arts.emory.edu
Thursday, March 28, 8:oo p.m.
What’s New in Poetry
Barnes & Noble, Emory University
The series hosts Jamie Iredell, Rebecca Hazelton and Aaron McCullough. The reading will be held on the first floor of the Emory University Bookstore, 1390 Oxford Road. Free! poetrycouncil.campuslifetech.org