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Decatur Book Festival


There's always a lot of great authors and panels to catch at the largest book festival in the U.S. Here's a few readings we think are must catches. 

SATURDAY

Where Everybody's Nose Is in Your Business

Scott McClanahan & Leah Weiss Decatur City Hall presented by City of Decatur 10:00-10:45

Nikki Gray  Local Poetry Stage presented by Java Monkey 11:45-11:55

Collin Kelley  Local Poetry Stage presented by Java Monkey 4:15-4:25

Karen G. Local Poetry Stage presented by Java Monkey 4:30-4:40

Talicha Johnson  Local Poetry Stage presented by Java Monkey 5:00-5:10

Lyric  Local Poetry Stage presented by Java Monkey 5:45-5:55

SUNDAY

Have Smart Phone, Will Travel: True Stories from the Digital Front 

Jared Yates Sexton & Jennifer Brett Marriott Conference Center A 3:45-4:30

Best American Poetry 2017 

Jericho Brown, Judson Mitcham, Natasha Trethewey First Baptist Decatur Sanctuary presented by AJC 3:45-4:30

Boondock Kollage: Stories from the Hip Hop South 

Regina Bradley Marriott Conference Center C 3:45-4:30

What's So Funny About Dating, Love, and Lemon Jell-O? 

Man Martin & Ricki Schultz Decatur City Hall presented by City of Decatur 5:00-5:45

Event Link: www.decaturbookfestival.com

Later Event: September 2
Art Party No. 22: DOPE GIRLS