Ivy Hall Writers Series presents Rebecca Burns, author of “Burial for a King: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Funeral and the Week that Transformed Atlanta and Rocked the Nation.” An author-journalist, Burns focuses on Southern history and the intersection of race, religion and politics. Formerly editor-in-chief of “Atlanta” magazine, she is now director of digital strategy for Emmis Publishing.
Thursday, Jan. 20, 6:30 p.m.
179 Ponce de Leon Avenue
A book signing follows the lecture with the purchase of a book. All book sales are cash or personal check only.