ArtsATL

Your Guide To The Arts In Atlanta

Ted Geltner

Year in review: Atlanta’s literary community rings in a year of brazen, tenacious legacies and bold spirit

It was an incredibly memorable and commendable year in Atlanta’s literary scene. Atlantan writers were celebrated and lauded far and wide -- earning Guggenheim Fellowships, National Book Awards and entry into the Academy of American Poets, to name a few things. Here, we accrue some of the highlights from throughout this year’s book coverage....