News Briefs: Oct. 27, 2016
Volunteers needed for Open Studio Night
Volunteer at Open Studio Night for a chance to meet industry professionals as well as members of the Atlanta community while ensuring the event runs smoothly. Available positions include greeters, sales and checkout staff.
SCAD Atlanta, fifth floor, building C
Friday, Nov. 4, 2016
Email Anna Helms at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about volunteering.
Ivy Hall Writers Series presents Ross Howell Jr. and Wyatt Williams
Attend this session of the Ivy Hall Writers Series and listen to the author read from his first novel, “Forsaken,” at Ivy Hall on Thursday, Oct. 27 at 6:30 p.m. Howell attended the University of Virginia, earned an A.M. degree at Harvard University and an M.F.A. at the Writers’ Workshop at the University of Iowa. His work has appeared in the Virginia Quarterly Review, Sewanee Review, Gettysburg Review and other magazines.
And, join us again on Thursday, Nov. 3 at 5 p.m. for a roundtable with Atlanta-based food writer Wyatt Williams as he reviews his career and provides advice on breaking into the world of culinary commentary. Currently a dining critic for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Williams previously served as culture editor for Creative Loafing and deputy food editor of Atlanta magazine. He’s also written for several other publications, including The Paris Review, Vice and BuzzFeed.