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For nine months of the year, the Georgia Writers Association hosts 2-hour writers workshops that focus on some aspect of the writing life: craft, finding an agent, publishing, marketing, and so much more. Past invited authors have included Anjali Enjeti, Sumita Chakraborty, Kerry Neville, and others. Our workshops are held at Elevator Factory, 437 Memorial Dr. SE, A-2, Atlanta, GA 30312.

Other annual events include the Georgia Author of the Year Awards (GAYA) and the Red Clay Writers Conference. GAYA is an annual award that honors authors published in the previous calendar year. The awards cover thirteen categories in both fiction and nonfiction genres. Each year, one winner and one finalist are selected from each category and announced at the GAYA banquet and ceremony. Additionally, the Red Clay Writers Conference is an all-day event that is comprised of multiple workshops that cover topics such as writing, marketing, and publishing.

If you would like for your literary event to appear on the calendar, please fill out the form here. All submissions are subject to review and approval.

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Tom Sleigh: Virtual Lecture and Reading

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Lesley Dill Virtual Artist Lecture

50th Annual Writers’ Festival: Memye Curtis Tucker

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Augusta University Writing Project Author Series – Randy Ribay

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Augusta University Writing Project Author Series – Carmen Agra Deedy

“When Stars are Scattered”: A Conversation with the Co-Authors

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Augusta University Writing Project Author Series – Nikki Grimes

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