Writing is a solitary pursuit. That’s why any opportunity for writers to gather and discuss their art is invaluable, say organizers of Atlanta’s newest literary event, theLetters Festival.
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Thursday, Nov. 14, at MOTHER, 447 Edgewood Ave., Atlanta.
8 p.m. Kickoff Event with readings from Jericho Brown, Matt DeBenedicitis, Jacob Scheier and Kim Henderson. $10-$12 in advance, $15 at the door
Friday, Nov. 15, at the Goat Farm Arts Center, 1200 Foster St., Atlanta.
6:30 p.m. Author talk with Roxane Gay. Free.
8 p.m. Readings with Scott McClanahan, Mary Miller, Ajay Vishwanathan, Monic Ductan. $10-$12 in advance, $15 at the door.
Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Goat Farm Arts Center, 1200 Foster St., Atlanta.
2 p.m. Poetry Workshop led by Jacob Scheier. Free.
2 p.m. Fiction Workshop led by Kim Henderson. Free.
4 p.m. Panel: “Diverse Voices in Independent Literature” with Roxane Gay, Matthew Salesses, Mary Miller, Chad Prevost. Free.
8 p.m. Readings with Roxane Gay, Blake Butler, Matthew Salesses, Jenny Sadre-Orafai. $10-$12 in advance, $15 at the door.
Tickets are available on the event’s website, discounts available in advance or for a donation to the event’s IndieGoGo fundraising campaign before Nov. 8. Participants are also asked to register for free events online in advance.