November Readings & Events

Wednesday, November 13, 8:00 p.m.
Poetry at Callanwolde 
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
Poets Eugene Ellis (Alewives) and Collin Kelley (Render) read from their newly-published collections.  $5 General Admission, $3 Students with ID, Seniors, and Members. Booksigning to follow. Free refreshments and free parking. (404) 872-5338 or

Wednesday, November 13, 7:30 p.m. 
In The Deep Days of Fall 
Black Box Theater at Paideia School
A poetry reading by two Paideia teachers, Thrower Starr and Joseph Cullen, with a guest poet from California John Fox, founder of the Institute for Poetic Medicine. 1509 Ponce De Leon Ave NE. No charge.

Friday, November 15, 7:00 p.m.
At the Bend in the River
Decatur Healing Arts
A talk and mini workshop by John Fox, a poet, certified poetry therapist and founder of the Institute for Poetic Medicine. The interactive talk will explore listening and the act of poem-making as ways to help us "think like a river" so that a legacy of beauty and life can be made real to ourselves and others. 619 B East College Ave. $25 fee, for more information call (734) 904-8923.

Saturday, November 16, 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
At the Bend in the River
Private residence in Decatur area
A writing workshop with John Fox, a poet and founder of the Institute for Poetic Medicine.  Over the course of the retreat we will slow down, even allow for stillness and listen to our own flow.  We will open to and connect with the poem and the person making the poem and write as much as possible, without rush, feeling the river bend. $150 fee includes Friday talk.  For more information call (734) 904-8923 or e-mail

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