Thursday, February 19, 7:00 p.m.
Roswell Roots Poetry Slam
Roswell Historic Cottage
M. Ayodele Heath will host the annual Roswell Roots Poetry Slam at the Roswell Historic Cottage, 972 Alpharetta St., Roswell, GA 30075. This will be a three-round slam. Sign up begins at 6 p.m. sharp and is limited to the first 15 participants so arrive early! First place winner receives $1,000. For details, visit this link.
Saturday, February 21, 4:00 p.m.
Carol Ann Duffy
British Poet Laureate will give free reading at Glenn Memorial Auditorium/Chapel on campus. Doors open at 3 p.m. and seating is limited. Find out more at this link.
Thursday, February 26, 7:30 p.m.
Poetry at Tech: Nguyen Phan Que Mai,
Bruce Weigl & Bruce McEver
Kress Auditorium at The Robert C. Williams Paper Museum
A free reading by three award-winning poets as part of the annual McEver Reading. No tickets or reservations required. The Paper Museum is at 500 Tenth Street, NW Atlanta, GA 30309. Plenty of free parking available just in front of the building's entrance or through the gate, which is straight ahead as you turn off 10th Street. www.poetry.gatech.edu.