Author to speak on historical crime drama set in 40’s Atlanta – March 29, 2017.

Award-winning author Thomas Mullen will be speaking at the Clarkston and Decatur campuses of Georgia State University Perimeter College to discuss his novel Darktown. Darktown is a work of historical crime fiction which centers on the experiences of the first black officers of the Atlanta Police Department in 1948.

Mullen will speak at the Clarkston campus as part of the Susan Thomas Lectureship on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at 10 a.m. in the JCLRC Auditorium (CL 1100) and also for the Honors Club Speaker Series at the Decatur campus later that same day at 2:30 p.m. in SF 2100.

The Susan Thomas Lectureship honors retired English professor Susan Thomas, an educator for the college for over three decades. These events are free and open to the public. For more information about this event, please contact Lauren Curtright, 678-891-3806.




Bull Mountain Author to Speak at Clarkston, Nov 2

Cattahoochee-LogoThe Chattahoochee Review Guest Author Series will host a reading of Bull Mountain by author, Brian Panowich, the 2016 Townsend Prize for Fiction Finalist.

  • Date & Time: Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016; 1 p.m.
  • Location: CN-2220, Perimeter College at Georgia State University, Clarkston Campus

The full announcement for this event, with information about the book and author, please visit the full event announcement on The Chattahoochee Review’s Blog site, The Hooch

This reading is free and open to the public. Faculty members from Perimeter College’s English department are strongly encouraged to bring their classes. Copies of the novel will be available for sale, and light refreshments will be served. For more information please contact Alicia Johanneson: or 678.891.3275.

To request disability accommodations at this event, please contact University Events Management at or 404.413.1377 with your request. Please provide your name and the event name, date, and sponsor when making your request.





Literary Activist to Speak @ Decatur Oct. 21

The Decatur Writers’ Group welcomes Literary Activist and Author Jennifer Moore. Ms. Moore will share her literary experiences and knowledge as a writer and self-published author.

The presentation will be held Friday, October 21, 2016, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m in the Decatur Learning and Tutoring Center, Room SF 1200.  All are welcome to attend!