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Poetry Atlanta Presents...

Join Poetry Atlanta as they welcome Karen Head, JC Reilly, Robert E. Wood and Blake Leland to read from the new On Occasion anthology.

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Johnathan Odell

Set in pre-Civil Rights Mississippi, Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League is the story of two young mothers, Hazel and Vida – one wealthy and white and the other poor and black – who have only two things in common: the devastating loss of their children, and a deep and abiding loathing for one another. Jonathan Odell is the author of the acclaimed...

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Andrew Maraniss

Based on more than eighty interviews, Strong Inside is a fast-paced, richly detailed biography of Perry Wallace, the first African American basketball player in the SEC. Digging deep beneath the surface to reveal a more complicated and profound story of sports pioneering than we’ve come to expect from the genre, Perry Wallace’s unusually insightful and honest introspection reveals his inner thoughts throughout his journey. Strong...

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Charles Belfoure

The Paris Architect brings us to 1942 Paris, where gifted architect Lucien Bernard accepts a commission that will bring him a great deal of money—and maybe get him killed. But if he’s clever enough, he’ll avoid any trouble. All he has to do is design a secret hiding place for a wealthy Jewish man, a space so invisible that even the most determined German...

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T. Geronimo Johnson

Welcome to Braggsville, the latest novel from T. Geronimo Johnson, the PEN/Faulkner finalist and critically acclaimed author of Hold It ’Til It Hurts, is a dark and socially provocative Southern-fried comedy about four UC Berkeley students who stage a dramatic protest during a Civil War reenactment—a fierce, funny, tragic work from a bold new writer. A literary coming-of-age novel for a new generation, written with...

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Joe Berry Carroll

Growing Up is the true and evocative story of seven-foot-tall Joe Barry Carroll, Purdue All-American, overall first round NBA draft pick, wealth adviser, painter, author, and philanthropist. Carroll’s southern-comfort prose and impressionistic paintings lend a reminiscent and familiar quality to a uniquely individual story.

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January Events

:Thursday 29th:

Poetry Atlanta Presents...

February Events

:Tuesday 3rd:

Johnathan Odell

:Wednesday 4th:

Andrew Maraniss

:Monday 9th:

Charles Belfoure

:Tuesday 24th:

T. Geronimo Johnson

:Wednesday 25th:

Joe Berry Carroll

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