February 26th – A Literary Feast at the Iberian Pig with Susan Rebecca White, Kevin Young, Susan Puckett and Amber Dermont. Each of the four courses will be inspired by one of the author’s work. This is a benefit for the Decatur Education Foundation and will be the first in an ongoing series of great meals. Reservations required.
March 1, 5-7pm,An Irish Shindig in Decatur, The Brick Store Pub. As part of the American Conference on Irish Study that’s being held in Decatur that weekend, we are sponsoring a cash-bar gathering at the Brick. Music will be played, poetry will be recited, Jameson’s and Guinness will be consumed. Seamus Heaney will be reading at Emory the next day, so this is your warmup act for the Nobel Laureate. Who knows who will stop by?
March 23, Symphony Hall, Rachel Maddow presented by A Cappella Books and sponsored by the DBF. She’ll be talking about her book “Drift: The Unmooring of American Military Power”. Tickets go on sale tomorrow through the Woodruff box office. This has just been announced today.