Archive for the ‘The Georgia Review’ Category

The Georgia Review to screen Hal Holbrook film in conjunction with his UGA visit

Friday, November 1st, 2013 - Jean Cleveland

The Georgia Review will sponsor a showing of “That Evening Sun” Nov. 14 at 4 p.m. in the auditorium of the Russell Special Collections Library at the University of Georgia.  The film features Hal Holbrook, an Academy Award-nominated actor who will be on campus for a sold-out campus performance of ...

2013 Georgia Writers Hall of Fame inductees announced

Thursday, December 20th, 2012 - Jean Cleveland

Judson Mitcham, Georgia’s poet laureate, and the late author Toni Cade Bambara, who compiled one of the first anthologies of African-American women’s writing, will be honored as the newest inductees of the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame at its 2013 ceremony. A poet and novelist, Mitcham—the only two-time winner of the ...

Georgia Writers Hall of Fame Celebration

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 - Jean Cleveland

Join us for a celebration of the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame in its new home. Thursday, September 27th Richard B. Russell Building Special Collections Libraries 300 S. Hull Street, Athens, GA Writers' Salon and Literary Discussion: 10 a.m. in Room 285 Featuring Coleman Barks, David Bottoms, Judith Ortiz Cofer, Melissa Fay Greene, Terry Kay, ...

Earth Day 2012 Celebration with Natasha Trethewey, April 18th

Thursday, April 12th, 2012 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

What: Earth Day Celebration and Georgia Review Spring Issue Release Party When: Wednesday April 18 at 7 p.m. Where: Day Chapel of the State Botanical Garden at 2450 South Milledge Avenue, Athens Natasha Trethewey, winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for poetry and a graduate of the University of Georgia, will read poems ...

Albert Goldbarth display and poetry reading

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012 - Amy Watts

Albert Goldbarth, acclaimed poet, novelist, and essayist and the only living two-time winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for poetry, is the current focus of the west side display cases in the Main Library lobby.  The display is up for just one week so be sure not to miss ...

Todd Boss, poet, to give reading Wed., Feb. 1

Monday, January 30th, 2012 - Amy Watts

7 p.m. Wednesday, February 1: Todd Boss presented by the Georgia Poetry Circuit Ciné BarCaféCinéma 234 W. Hancock Avenue Athens, GA Todd Boss's debut poetry collection, Yellowrocket (W. W. Norton, 2008) will be followed by Pitch (Norton) in February 2012. Todd's poems have appeared in Poetry, The London Times, The New ...

Currently on display at Main

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 - Jean Cleveland

The current exhibits in the lobby of the Main Library focus on two features of the UGA Libraries – the Curriculum Materials Library and the Georgia Review literary magazine. The Curriculum Materials Library, a cooperative effort of the UGA Libraries and the College of Education, houses curriculum materials for grades K-12 ...