Judy Grahn and Franklin Abbott

Event date: 
Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 3:00pm

Face forward photographs of Judy Grahn and Franklin Abbott

Judy Grahn and Franklin Abbott will perform poetry and music on Sunday afternoon, September 24th at 3 at the First Existentialist Congregation of Atlanta, 470 Candler Park Drive, N.E. (the old stone church overlooking Candler Park).

Judy Grahn is a celebrated poet, activist and teacher of women's spirituality who will be reading from her new book Hanging On Our Own Bones. 
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Franklin Abbott is a poet, psychotherapist and musician who will be performing songs from his new CD Don't Go Back To Sleep. He will be performing with sarod player Souryadeep Bhattacharyya and tabla player Rohit Bhat.

The event is free and open to all. First E is wheelchair accessible and close to the Candler Park MARTA Station. There is free parking on Candler Park Drive.

The event is sponsored by The First Existentialist Congregation of Atlanta, AQLF, Charis Books and More, the Women and Gender Collection in the archives at Georgia State University and Atlanta Pride which will livestream the event on their Facebook page.

Event address: 
First Existentialist Church
470 Candler Park Drive, N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30307
Hanging on Our Own Bones Cover Image
$17.06
ISBN: 9780989036139
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Published: Arktoi Books - August 15th, 2017

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A Simple Revolution: The Making of an Activist Poet Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781879960879
Availability: Backordered
Published: Aunt Lute Books - November 27th, 2012

Literary Nonfiction. Memoir. LGBT Studies. Growing up in Las Cruces, New Mexico, the lean child of working-class Chicago transplants, Judy Grahn hungered to connect with the larger world, to create a place for herself beyond the deprivations and repressions of small town, 1950s life.


Love Belongs to Those Who Do the Feeling: New & Selected Poems (1966-2006) Cover Image
$19.76
ISBN: 9781597091213
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Published: Red Hen Press - October 1st, 2008

love belongs to those who do the feeling--an exciting collection of new and selected poetry by Judy Grahn. The book contains selections from Judy's entire body of poetic work from The Work of a Common Woman, The Queen of Wands and The Queen of Swords, to new poems written between 1997 and 2008. Judy's poetry is rangy and provocative.


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$18.70
ISBN: 9781438956954
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